24th of August, 2003

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 24th of August, 2003, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 2000s.
  • 14 years, 2 months and 28 days have passed since the 24th of August, 2003.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 34 of 2003.
  • Day 236 of 2003.
  • Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of August, 2003 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of August, 2003, will be 14 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-24-2003 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2003-08-24. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20030824" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1061679600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of August, 2003:

  • United States: Crazy In Love - Beyonce
  • United Kingdom: Breathe - Blu Cantrell

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Freddy Vs. Jason" 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 24th of August, 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.

  • Flash Mob

    From mid-2003 onward, the term "flash mob" became popular. The phrase was used to describe groups of people who suddenly organised in public places in order to dance or carry out another seemingly-pointless act.

Weather

Weather information for the 24th of August, 2003:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 21.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 61.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 16.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 21.39 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 24th of August, 2003.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of August, 2003 was probably conceived around the 14th of November, 2002. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of August, 2003 is the 2nd of June, 2004. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 24th of August, 2003.

  • Middlesbrough are thrashed 4-0 at home to Arsenal.
  • Aston Villa and Liverpool draw 0-0.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 24th of August:

Television

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

  • The O.C. - Teen drama sitcom.
  • Teen Titans - Cartoon series.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic - RPG game based on the Star Wars movie series.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of August:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 24th of August, 2003. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of August, 2003.

  • 5,201 days have passed since this date.
  • 449,370,000 seconds have passed since the 24th of August, 2003.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 524,265,000 times.
  • Since the 24th of August, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 231,874,920,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 74,895,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 38,645,820 steps. That's about 17,176 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,392,440 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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