On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Shock'n Y'all" 8th studio album by Toby Keith is released (Billboard Album of the Year 2004)
  • Former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy becomes the first person indicted under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. He was eventually acquitted.
  • The most powerful solar flare as observed by satellite instrumentation is recorded.

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Causley, Cornish writer and poet (b. 1917)
  • Ken Gampu, South African actor (b. 1929)
  • Richard Wollheim, British philosopher (deeply engaged with issues that were central to the visual arts), dies at 89