On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 2003

Historical Events

  • 15th College Football Holy War: Boston College beats Notre Dame 27-25 in Chestnut Hill
  • Breeders' Cup Horse Racing, Santa Anita Racetrack; winners: Pleasantly Perfect, Action This Day, Adoration, Johar, High Chaparral, Islington, Halfbridled, Six Perfections, Cajun Beat
  • World Series Baseball: Florida beats New York Yankees, 2-0 in Game 6 at Yankee Stadium for Marlins second title; MVP: Florida pitcher Josh Beckett

Famous Deaths

  • Hemu Adhikari, Indian cricket batsman (21 Tests; HS 114 1st Test v WI 1948), dies at 84
  • Robert Strassburg, American composer, conductor and educator (Leaves of Grass: A Choral Symphony), dies at 88
2003 Highlights

About October 25, 2003

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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