On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 2003

Historical Events


Sport awardSports Awards

11th ESPY Awards: Lance Armstrong, Serena Williams win

Cyclist and Drug Cheat Lance Armstrong
Cyclist and Drug Cheat
Lance Armstrong
Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Famous Deaths

  • Carol Shields, American-Canadian novelist (The Stone Diaries) and short story writer, dies at 68
  • Celia Cruz, Cuban musician (b. 1924)
2003 Highlights

About July 16, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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