August 22, 2003 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is suspended after refusing to comply with a federal court order to remove a rock inscribed with the Ten Commandments from the lobby of the Alabama Supreme Court building.

Deaths in History

  • Arnold Gerschwiler, Swiss figure skating trainer (b. 1914)
  • Generosa Ammon, American widow of Ted Ammon (b. 1956)