On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 38th Academy of Country Music Awards: Toby Keith, Martina McBride & Kenny Chesney win
  • An earthquake hits northern Algeria killing more than 2,000 people.

Famous Deaths

  • Alejandro de Tomaso, Argentine-Italian racing driver and car manufacturer, dies at 74
  • Frank D. White, American politician (b. 1933)