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2003 was a great year for launching the music career of Clay Aiken via American Idol and for launching Apple's music program, iTunes!
Always and Forever - Clay Aiken 2003 AI2 Audition
Clay Aiken: AI 2003 Tour - Can You Feel the Love Tonight + The Girl Is Mine
Apple Music Event 2003-iTunes Music Store Introduction
What else happened in 2003?
__ A few key events by History Orb
- Jan 16th - The Space Shuttle Columbia takes off for mission STS-107 which would be its final one. Columbia disintegrated 16 days later on re-entry.
- Jun 10th - "Wicked", starring Idina Menzel and Kristin Chenoweth, officially opens at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco
- Jul 6th - 110th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Serena Williams beats Venus Williams (4-6 6-4 6-2)
Tennis Player Roger Federer Jul 6th - 117th Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats M Philippoussis (7-6 6-2 7-6)
- Jul 30th - The last 'old style' Volkswagen Beetle rolls off the assembly line in Mexico
If you have any special 2003 memories that you'd like to share with me, please comment below and/or tweet @ccol4him with #2003.
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