What Happened on July 3, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardTennis Open

112th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Venus Williams beats Lindsay Davenport (4-6 7-6 9-7)

Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams

Sport awardTennis Open

119th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Andy Roddick (6-2 7-6 6-4)

Tennis Champion Roger Federer
Tennis Champion
Roger Federer
Tennis Player and U.S. Open Champion Andy Roddick
Tennis Player and U.S. Open Champion
Andy Roddick
  • The national law legalizing same-sex marriage takes effect in Spain.

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Lattuada, Italian film director (b. 1914)
  • Gaylord Nelson, American politician (b. 1916)