What Happened on May 21, 2003

Historical Events

  • An earthquake hits northern Algeria killing more than 2,000 people.

Famous Deaths

  • Alejandro de Tomaso, Argentine auto racer and car manufacturer (De Tomaso Automobili), dies at 74
  • Frank D. White, American politician (b. 1933)

About May 21, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 20 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Get Busy - Sean Paul
  • UK #1 Song: Ignition - R. Kelly