16th of December, 2003

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 16th of December, 2003, fell on a Tuesday.
  • Decade: 2000s.
  • 13 years, 11 months and 8 days have passed since the 16th of December, 2003.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 2003.
  • Day 350 of 2003.
  • Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 16th of December, 2003 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 16th of December, 2003, will be 13 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-16-2003 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2003-12-16. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20031216" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1071532800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 16th of December, 2003:

  • United States: Hey Ya - Outkast
  • United Kingdom: Changes - Kelly & Ozzy Osbourne

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Something's Gotta Give" 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 16th of December, 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.

  • Michael Jackson arrest

    Pop legend Michael Jackson is arrested by California police. He is charged with "lewd or lascivious acts" with a child younger than 14.

Fictional Date

The 16th of December, 2003 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • Man On Fire: John W. Creasy and The Voice die.

Weather

Weather information for the 16th of December, 2003:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.1 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 36.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 2.17 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 16th of December, 2003.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 16th of December, 2003 was probably conceived around the 8th of March, 2003. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 16th of December, 2003 is the 24th of September, 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 16th of December:

Television

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

  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • Arrested Development - American sitcom starring Michael Cera.
  • One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Manhunt - Controversial stealth-based survival horror game.
  • Need for Speed: Underground - Car racing game.
  • True Crime: Streets of LA - Open world adventure game that was released on the PlayStation 2.
  • Call of Duty - FPS game that was set in World War 2.
  • The Simpsons Hit & Run - Animated car game that was based on The Simpsons.
  • Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic - RPG game based on the Star Wars movie series.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 16th of December:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 16th of December, 2003. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 16th of December, 2003.

  • 5,090 days have passed since this date.
  • 439,776,000 seconds have passed since the 16th of December, 2003.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 513,072,000 times.
  • Since the 16th of December, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 226,924,416,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 73,296,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 37,820,736 steps. That's about 16,809 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,277,312 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.

Comments

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