Thursday 24 July 2003
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Crazy In Love by Beyonce.
In UK Crazy In Love by Beyonce was in the top 5 hits.
American Wedding, directed by Jesse Dylan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003
while East of Eden by John Steinbeck was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Monkey Dust.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Apocalyptica or Dragon Quest Monsters: Caravan Heart.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 July 2003 ?
- Utah - Pioneer Day (1847)
- St. Ruffin
- St. Wulfhad
- St. David
- St. Romanus, 2nd bishop of Rochester.
- St. Lewine
- St. Kinga/Cunegundes
- St. Francis Solano
- St. Saint Christina the Astonishing
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 9 saints: St. Lupus
- Ancient Latvia - Jekaupa Diena held
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Leo
- Vanuatu - Children's Day
- Ecuador - Sim=n Bolfvar Day
- Venezuela - the Libertador (Sim=n Bolfvar Day)
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- The United States' provisional authority in Iraq releases photos of what are presumably the dead bodies of Uday and Qusay Hussein in an attempt to show the Iraqi people proof that the two were actually killed in a U.S. military operation.
- California lieutenant governor Cruz Bustamante announces that governor Gray Davis will face a recall election on October 7. This will be the second gubernatorial recall election in the United States history (the first occurred 82 years beforehand).
- Italian officials have decided to attempt a restoration of Michelangelo's ''David'' using distilled water.
- Colin R. McMillan, President Bush's nominee for the post of United States Secretary of the Navy, dies of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
- ''Jueves negro:'' Violent rioting follows on from political demonstrations in Guatemala City. (BBC)
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