October 21, 2003 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Images of the dwarf planet Eris are taken and subsequently used in its discovery by the team of Michael E. Brown, Chad Trujillo, and David L. Rabinowitz.

Deaths in History

  • Louise Day Hicks, American politician (b. 1916)
  • Luis A. Ferré, Puerto Rican industrialist and politician (Governor of Puerto Rico, 1969-73), dies at 99