Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Libra.
Zodiac Element: Air.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 17th of October, 2003 falls under the Raven.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
Age: Anyone born on the 17th of October, 2003, will be 14 years of age.
American Format: 10-17-2003 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2003-10-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20031017" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1066345200.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of October, 2003:
United States: Baby Boy - Beyonce
United Kingdom: Where Is The Love - Black Eyed Peas
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" 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 17th of October, 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.
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 information for the 17th of October, 2003:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.2 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 45.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 7.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of October, 2003.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 17th of October, 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 17th of October, 2003. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of October, 2003.
5,147 days have passed since this date.
444,704,400 seconds have passed since the 17th of October, 2003.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 518,821,800 times.
Since the 17th of October, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 229,467,470,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 74,117,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 38,244,578 steps. That's about 16,998 miles!
Since this date, 5,336,453 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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