12th of May, 2003

The 12th of May, 2003, fell on a Monday. Day 132 of 2003. Decade: 2000s.

16 years, 9 months and 8 days have passed since the 12th of May, 2003.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 12th of May, 2003:

  • United States: Get Busy - Sean Paul
  • United Kingdom: Ignition - R. Kelly

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "X2: X-Men United" 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 12th of May, 2003.

  • The SARS epidemic.

    A a viral respiratory disease called SARS breaks out in South China in November of 2002. Over 8,000 cases of infections are detected and 774 deaths are reported in 37 countries.

  • The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King

    "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2003.

  • 2003 in movies.

    Movies released in 2003 included The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Finding Nemo, The Matrix Reloaded, Bruce Almighty, The Last Samurai, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, The Matrix Revolutions, X2, Bad Boys II, Hulk, Thirteen, School of Rock and Kill Bill: Volume 1.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Coldplay - "Clocks"

    "Clocks" by Coldplay would go on to win a Grammy for 2003's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 16 years, 9 months and 8 days have passed since the 12th of May, 2003.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 20 of 2003.
  • Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 12th of May, 2003, will be 16 years of age.
  • People born in 2003 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1052694000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 12th of May, 2003:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 12th of May, 2003, 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 12th of May, 2003 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

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

  • 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.
  • Scrubs - Comedy show about a new group of medical students.
  • Alias - Spy action drama.
  • Star Trek: Enterprise - Prequel to the original Star Trek series.
  • The Office (UK version). - Starring Ricky Gervais.

2003 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2003.

"That's So Raven" - "Jimmy Neutron" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "My Wife and Kids" - "Lizzie McGuire" - "Grounded for Life" - "Malcolm in the Middle" - "Rocket Power" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "Bob the Builder" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "The Wild Thornberrys" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Dawson's Creek" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "7th Heaven" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Friends" - "Rugrats"


2003 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2003:

  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
  • PlayStation 2

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 12th of May:


Weather

Weather information for the 12th of May, 2003:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.3 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 47.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 8.5 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.37cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.06 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 5.08cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 12th of May, 2003.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 12th of May, 2003 was probably conceived around the 2nd of August, 2002. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 12th of May, 2003 is the 19th of February, 2004. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • 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.
  • Battlefield 1942 - First-person shooter.

12th of May

Events that have occurred on the 12th of May:

  • 12th of May, 1932: The "Lindbergh Baby", Charles Lindbergh Jr., is found dead in Hopewell, New Jersey
  • 12th of May, 1981: Provisional IRA hunger striker Francis Hughes dies in prison.
  • 12th of May, 1989: The San Bernardino train disaster kills four people.
  • 12th of May, 1989: See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) is released in cinemas.
  • 12th of May, 2008: An 8.0 magnitude earthquake results in nearly 70,000 deaths in Sichuan, China
  • 12th of May, 2015: 8 people are killed after a train derails in Port Richmond, Philadelphia.
  • 12th of May, 1959: Elizabeth Taylor and Eddie Fisher are married a year after they started an extramarital affair.
  • 12th of May, 1974: The Boston Celtics win the 1974 NBA Finals after they defeat the Milwaukee Bucks 4-3.
  • 12th of May, 1976: Football: Bayern Munich win the European Cup after defeating Saint-Etienne 1-0.
  • 12th of May, 1979: Arsenal win the FA Cup final after beating Manchester United 3-2. Alan Sunderland scores a late 88th minute winner.
  • 12th of May, 1986: Top Gun (1986) is released.
  • 12th of May, 1992: Actor Robert Reed, who portrayed the father Mike Brady in The Brady Bunch, passes away due to AIDS.
  • 12th of May, 1993: The last episode of "The Wonder Years" is aired.
  • 12th of May, 2001: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after two late goals from Michael Owen helps them secure a 2-1 victory over Arsenal.
  • 12th of May, 2014: Beyonce's sister Solange Knowles attacks her brother-in-law Jay-Z in an elevator at The Standard Hotel in New York City.
  • 12th of May, 2017: Football: Chelsea win the Premier League after a 1-0 win over West Brom.
  • 12th of May, 2019: Football: Manchester City win the Premier League.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 12th of May, 2003.

  • 6,128 days have passed since this date.
  • 529,462,800 seconds have passed since the 12th of May, 2003.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 617,706,600 times.
  • Since the 12th of May, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 273,202,804,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 88,243,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 45,533,801 steps. That's about 20,237 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,353,554 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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