On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 2003

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

LA Lakers basketball star Kobe Bryant is arrested in Eagle, Colorado for sexual assault, charges eventually dismissed

NBA Guard Kobe Bryant
NBA Guard
Kobe Bryant

Famous Birthdays

  • Alessia di Matteo, Italian medical figure (1st person to survive the transplantion of eight organs in a single operation), born in Genoa, Italy (d. 2005)

Famous Weddings

  • Screenwriter and producer Dean Devlin (40) weds "Another World" actress Lisa Brenner (29)

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ© Claveau, French singer (b. 1915)

Person of interestBarry White

Barry White, American singer (Love's Theme), dies at 58

Singer Barry White
Barry White