Saturday 17 May 2003
It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Get Busy by Sean Paul.
In UK Ignition Remix by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits.
Bruce Almighty, directed by Tom Shadyac, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003
while Holes by Louis Sachar was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Todo sobre Camila.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battlefield 1942: The Road to Rome or Duel Masters.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 May 2003 ?
- Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
- Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
- Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
- Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
- Saint Montanus
- Saint Dietmar
- Saint Pamphamer
- International Day Against Homophobia aka IDAHO
- Saint Pamphalon
- Saint Solochon
- Saint Adrian of Alexandria
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- Frank ''Pop'' Ivy: American and Canadian football coach (Born 1916).
- Pen Hadow becomes the first person to walk alone, without any outside help, from Canada to the North Pole.
- The Indonesian military begins an operation in Aceh province.
- F.C. Porto defeat Celtic 3–2 (AET) in the UEFA Cup Final in Seville, Spain.
- An earthquake in the Boumerdès region of northern Algeria kills 2,200.
- Horse-racing: Funny Cide, the winner of the Kentucky Derby, wins the Preakness Stakes by 9 lengths.
- Flooding begins in Sri Lanka it left 500 missing and 350,000 homeless.
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