Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
Native American Zodiac: The 31st of December, 2003 falls under the Goose.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
Age: Anyone born on the 31st of December, 2003, will be 15 years of age.
American Format: 12-31-2003 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2003-12-31. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20031231" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1072828800.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 31st of December:
New Year's Eve
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 31st of December, 2003:
United States: Hey Ya - Outkast
United Kingdom: Mad World - Michael Andrews & Gary Jules
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Return of the King" 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 31st of December, 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.
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.
Weather information for the 31st of December, 2003:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.0 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 36.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 2.67 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
London, England: Temperature: 2.22 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.
Who was the US President on this particular date?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 31st of December, 2003.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 31st of December, 2003 was probably conceived around the 23rd of March, 2003. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 31st of December, 2003 is the 9th of October, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 31st of December, 2003.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 31st of December, 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 31st 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 31st of December, 2003.
5,655 days have passed since this date.
488,588,400 seconds have passed since the 31st of December, 2003.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 570,019,800 times.
Since the 31st of December, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 252,111,614,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 81,431,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,018,602 steps. That's about 18,675 miles!
Since this date, 5,863,061 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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