What Happened on September 3, 2007

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Panama Canal's "Third Set of Locks" expansion project begins with a huge initial explosion under Paraíso Hill that is watched by thousands of people

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Tobey Maguire (32) weds jewelry designer Jennifer Meyer (30) in Kona, Hawaii

  • Oscar winning actor Ben Kingsley (63) weds Brazilian actress Daniela Lavender (33) in North Leigh, Oxfordshire

Famous Deaths

  • Carter Albrecht, Musician (b. 1973)
  • Jane Tomlinson, British charity fund raiser (b. 1964)
  • Steve Ryan, American actor (b. 1947)
  • Syd Jackson, Māori activist and trade unionist (b. 1939)