On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 2003

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • David Hempleman-Adams becomes the first person to cross the Atlantic Ocean in an open-air, wicker-basket hot air balloon.

Famous Deaths

  • Gordon Jump, American actor (Arthur Carlson-WKRP, Growing Pains), dies at 71
  • Hugo Young, British journalist (The Guardian), dies at 64