On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 2003

Historical Events

  • Aerobie Pro thrown by Erin Hemmings sets world record for longest throw at 1,333 feet (406.3 meters) at Fort Funston

Famous Deaths

  • Herbie Mann, American jazz flutist ("Hijack"), dies at 73
  • N!xau, Namibian actor (b. 1944)
  • Wesley Mouzon, American boxer / trainer (Roy Jones Jr), dies of kidney cancer at 75
2003 Highlights

About July 1, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 3 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Cancer