What Happened on June 15, 2003

Historical Events

NBA Finals

NBA Finals: San Antonio Spurs beat New Jersey Nets, 88-77 in Game 6 for franchise's second title; MVP: Tim Duncan

US Golf Open

US Open Men's Golf, Olympia Fields CC: American Jim Furyk wins his only major title by 3 from Stephen Leaney of Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Hume Cronyn, Canadian stage and screen Tony and Emmy Award-winning actor (Lifeboat; Cocoon; To Dance with the White Dog), and screenwriter, dies of prostate cancer at 91
  • Momo "Wandel" Soumah, Guinean jazz and world music saxophonist and singer (Matchow√©; Circus Baobob), dies at about 77 [b. 1926, exact birthday undocumented]

About June 15, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: 21 Questions - 50 Cent Featuring Nate Dogg
  • UK #1 Song: Bring Me To Life - Evanescence