On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 2003

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Britney Spears, at 21 years old, becomes the youngest singer to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Pop Star Britney Spears
Pop Star
Britney Spears

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Singer Blake Shelton (27) weds Kaynette Williams in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Country Singer Blake Shelton
Country Singer
Blake Shelton

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Conley, American singer (b. 1946)
  • Don Gibson, American country musician (Sweet Dreams), dies at 75
  • Surjit Bindrakhia [Bains], Punjabi Bhangra singer ("Lakk Tunoo Tunoo"), dies of cardiac arrest at 41
2003 Highlights

About November 17, 2003

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 10 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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