What Happened on July 5, 2003

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • SARS is declared "contained" by the WHO

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

"Dawson's Creek" actor James Van Der Beek (26) weds actress Heather Ann McComb (26) at Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, California

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress Elizabeth Banks (29) weds sportswriter and producer Max Handelman (30) at the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills

  • TV personality Debbie Matenopoulos (28) weds Lions Gate Entertainment president Jay Faires at St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Roman Lyashenko, Russian ice hockey player (b. 1979)