28th of March, 2003

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 28th of March, 2003, fell on a Friday.
  • Decade: 2000s.
  • 15 years, 8 months and 22 days have passed since the 28th of March, 2003.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 2003.
  • Day 87 of 2003.
  • Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of March, 2003 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of March, 2003, will be 15 years of age.
  • American Format: 03-28-2003 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2003-03-28. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20030328" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1048809600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of March, 2003:

  • United States: In Da Club - 50 Cent
  • United Kingdom: Spirit In The Sky - Gareth Gates

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Head of State" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 28th of March, 2003.

  • Halle Berry

    American actress Halle Berry proves to be the flavour of the year when she is listed as the FHM's sexiest woman in 2003.

  • Time Person of the Year 2003

    "The American soldier" is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2003. This is a nod towards the Iraq War and the War in Afghanistan.

  • Freedom Fries

    France's opposition to the Invasion of Iraq proved to be unpopular with many Americans. In February of 2003, a Cubbie's restaurant owner attracted media attention when he decided to rename "French Fries" to "Freedom Fries". The following month, Chairman of the Committee on House Administration, Bob Ney, enacted the same change-of-name in the lunchrooms of Capitol Hill. Several US restaurants followed suit, resulting in widespread media attention.

  • SARS

    A viral respiratory disease called SARS breaks out in southern China, causing 774 deaths.

  • Iraq Invasion

    The invasion of Iraq was in full swing during this time period. On the 20th of March, 2003, coalition forces entered Iraq. By April, the capital city of Baghdad had fallen. On the 1st of May, US President George Bush announced that major combat operations in Iraq had ended.

Weather

Weather information for the 28th of March, 2003:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.7 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 54.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 12.67 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.28 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 28th of March, 2003.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of March, 2003 was probably conceived around the 18th of June, 2002. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of March, 2003 is the 5th of January, 2004. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 28th of March:

  • 28th of March, 1996: Three British soldiers are found guilty of the manslaughter of Danish tour guide Louise Jensen in Cyprus.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • That's So Raven - Disney Channel sitcom starring Raven-Symone.
  • Without a Trace - TV show about the FBI's Missing Persons Squad.
  • CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.
  • 8 Simple Rules - Starring John Ritter, Kaley Cuoco and Katey Sagal.
  • The Wire - American crime drama that is centered around Baltimore.
  • The Shield - Police drama.
  • 24 - Action drama about a counterterrorism agent called Jack Bauer.
  • Smallville - TV show based on the Superman story.
  • Scrubs - Comedy show about a new group of medical students.
  • Alias - Spy action drama.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell - Stealth shooter game.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - The fourth game in the series.
  • Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven - First installment in the Mafia game series.
  • Battlefield 1942 - First-person shooter.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of March:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 28th of March, 2003. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of March, 2003.

  • 5,744 days have passed since this date.
  • 496,281,600 seconds have passed since the 28th of March, 2003.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 578,995,200 times.
  • Since the 28th of March, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 256,081,305,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 82,713,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,680,218 steps. That's about 18,969 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,955,379 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:

  • German: Freitag.
  • French: Vendredi.
  • Italian: Venerdi.
  • Spanish: Viernes.
  • Portuguese: Sexta-feira.

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