September 1st, 2003, fell on a Monday. It was day 244 of 2003. The decade was the 2000s.
17 years, 6 months and 0 days have passed since September 1st, 2003.
On This Date
Events that occurred on September 1st, 2003:
A looped animation of Badgers singing "Badger, Badger, Badger" is published by British animator Jonti Picking.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on September 1st, 2003:
United States: Shake Ya Tailfeather - Nelly & P. Diddy
United Kingdom: Are You Ready For Love - Elton John
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Jeepers Creepers 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is September 1st, 2003 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Virgo. Schools have started back and autumn has arrived, so temperatures have started to cool and trees are beginning to shed their leaves.
In America, the song Shake Ya Tailfeather by Nelly & P. Diddy is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Are You Ready For Love by Elton John is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Jeepers Creepers 2 is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. A popular software program called LimeWire is being used by many people to share MP3 files (and viruses). It's 2003, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of 50 Cent, R. Kelly, Sean Paul, Nelly and Beyonce.
Internet users are using MSN Messenger to chat with each other online. A flash animation of badgers singing "badger, badger, badger" has become extremely popular on the Internet. The animation, which loops indefinitely, was published by British animator Jonti Picking in September, 2003. People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Powerpuff Girls", "The West Wing", "Malcolm in the Middle" and "CSI: Miami".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Animal Crossing", "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City", "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell" and "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Friends", "7th Heaven", "Rocket Power" and "Teen Titans". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 2", "Bratz (dolls)", "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game" and "Beyblades (spinning top toys)".
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 September 1st, 2003.
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.
Who were the best football players in 2003?
In 2003, the best soccer players were Pavel Nedvěd, Thierry Henry, Paolo Maldini, Andriy Shevchenko, Zinedine Zidane, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Raúl, Roberto Carlos, Gianluigi Buffon and David Beckham.
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.
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.
Who were the best NBA players in 2003?
In 2003, the best NBA players were Tim Duncan, Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Garnett, Tracy McGrady, Dirk Nowitzki, Chris Webber, Ben Wallace, Jason Kidd, Allen Iverson, Paul Pierce, Jamal Mashburn, Jermaine O'Neal, Stephon Marbury and Steve Nash.
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.
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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
17 years, 6 months and 0 days have passed since September 1st, 2003.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 36 of 2003.
Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on September 1st, 2003, will be 17 years of age.
People born in 2003 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1062370800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around September 1st, 2003:
August 3rd, 2003: Beyonce and Sean Paul team up to release the single "Baby Boy".
August 6th, 2003: Arnold Schwarzenegger announces his candidacy for the Governor of California.
August 12th, 2003: Football: Manchester United sign Cristiano Ronaldo from Sporting CP.
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on September 1st, 2003?
Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on September 1st, 2003 was probably conceived around the 22nd of November, 2002. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on September 1st, 2003 is the 10th of June, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on September 1st, 2003.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about September 1st, 2003.
6,391 days have passed since this date.
552,186,000 seconds have passed since the September 1st, 2003.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 644,217,000 times.
Since September 1st, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 284,927,976,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 92,031,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,487,996 steps. That's about 21,106 miles!
Since this date, 6,626,232 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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