What Happened on May 28, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 11th UEFA Champions League Final: Milan beats Juventus (0-0, 3-2 on penalties) at Manchester

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Patrick Roy officially announces his retirement from the NHL

NHL Goalie and Coach Patrick Roy
NHL Goalie and Coach
Patrick Roy
  • Peter Hollingworth becomes the first Governor-General of Australia to resign his office as a result of criticism of his conduct.

Famous Deaths

  • Ilya Prigogine, Russian-born physicist and chemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry (b. 1917)
  • Martha Scott, American actress (Ben-Hur), dies at 90
  • Oleg Makarov, cosmonaut (b. 1933)