On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 2003

Historical Events

Music concertFarm Aid Concert

Farm Aid 16 held in Columbus, Ohio; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Emmylou Harris, Hootie & the Blowfish, Sheryl Crow, Brooks & Dunn, and Daniel Lanois

Singer-Songwriter John Mellencamp
Singer-Songwriter
John Mellencamp
Musician Dave Matthews
Musician
Dave Matthews
Singer-songwriter Neil Young
Singer-songwriter
Neil Young

Sport awardUS Men's Tennis Open

US Open Men's Tennis: American Andy Roddick wins his only career Grand Slam title; beats Juan Carlos Ferrero of Spain 6-3, 7-6, 6-3

Tennis Player and U.S. Open Champion Andy Roddick
Tennis Player and U.S. Open Champion
Andy Roddick

Famous Deaths

  • Great Antonio [Antonio Barichievich], Croatian-Canadian strongman and eccentric, dies at 77
  • Warren Zevon, American rock singer-songwriter and musician ("Werewolves of London"; "Lawyers, Guns and Money"; "Excitable Boy"), dies of pleural mesothelioma at 56
2003 Highlights

About September 7, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 18 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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