On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

American gubernatorial recall election is held in California. Governor Gray Davis is recalled and Arnold Schwarzenegger becomes governor.

Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger
Actor, Body Builder and Governor of California
Arnold Schwarzenegger

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Berger, American composer (b. 1912)
  • Izzy Asper, Canadian tax lawyer (b. 1932)
  • Wally George, American conservative TV commentator, dies at 71