Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 1st of May, 2003 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 1st of May, 2003, will be 16 years of age.
American Format: 05-01-2003 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2003-05-01. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20030501" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1051743600.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of May:
May Day / Labour Day (France)
International Workers' Day
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of May, 2003:
United States: In Da Club - 50 Cent
United Kingdom: You Said No - Busted
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Identity" 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 1st of May, 2003.
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.
2003 in music.
Popular music artists in 2003 included Jennifer Lopez, Justin Timberlake, Ja Rule, 50 Cent, Missy Elliott, R. Kelly, Sean Paul, Evanescence, Beyoncé, Matchbox Twenty, Chingy, The Black Eyed Peas, Pharrell Williams, Outkast, Ashanti and Kelis.
A viral respiratory disease called SARS breaks out in southern China, causing 774 deaths.
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 information for the 1st of May, 2003:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.4 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a mostly sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 60.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 15.89 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.41cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 1st of May, 2003.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 1st of May, 2003. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 1st of May, 2003. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of May, 2003.
5,864 days have passed since this date.
506,649,600 seconds have passed since the 1st of May, 2003.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 591,091,200 times.
Since the 1st of May, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 261,431,193,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 84,441,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 43,571,866 steps. That's about 19,365 miles!
Since this date, 6,079,795 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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