BestOfDate

October 5th, 2003.

October 5th, 2003, was a Sunday. It was day 278 of 2003. The decade was the 2000s.

17 years, 7 months and 1 days have passed since October 5th, 2003.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Libra.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 5th, 2003.

  • United States: Baby Boy - Beyonce
  • United Kingdom: Where Is The Love - Black Eyed Peas

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "School of Rock" was at the top of the box office on October 5th, 2003.

Take me back to October 5th, 2003!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is October 5th, 2003 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Libra. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker. Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. In America, the song Baby Boy by Beyonce is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Where Is The Love by Black Eyed Peas is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie School of Rock 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, 3 Doors Down, Nelly, Evanescence, Chingy 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. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Rugrats", "Will & Grace", "CSI: Miami" and "Two and a Half Men". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Animal Crossing", "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell", "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" and "The Simpsons Hit & Run".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Dexter's Laboratory", "CatDog", "Grounded for Life" and "My Wife and Kids". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Bratz (dolls), Nintendo GameCube, Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game and Beyblades (spinning top toys).

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on October 5th, 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 NedvÄ›d, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • The highest paid celebrities in 2003.

    According to Forbes, the highest paid celebrities in 2003 were Jennifer Aniston, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Tiger Woods, Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Lopez, Paul McCartney, Ben Affleck, Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks and The Rolling Stones.

  • 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.

  • The Da Vinci Code.

    Dan Brown's thriller novel "The Da Vinci Code" was a huge commercial success during this period. The book, which was released in March of 2003, sold around 80 million copies.

  • 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.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 17 years, 7 months and 1 days have passed since October 5th, 2003.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 40 of 2003.
  • Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 5th, 2003, will be 17 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2003 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1065308400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around October 5th, 2003.

Personality traits.

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on this date.

What are your strengths and weaknesses?

View Personality Summary

Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

NEW! Check out our personality summary image for this birth date.

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 5th, 2003, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 11.
  • Native American Zodiac: October 5th, 2003 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.
  • Birth flower (October): The Marigold and the Cosmos.

Photos of early 2000s fashion.

Photographs of early 2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of early 2000s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Cold Case - Crime series about a fictional Philadelphia Police Department division that specializes in investigating cold cases.
  • One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica - Reality series about the marriage of Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson.
  • The O.C. - Teen drama sitcom.
  • Teen Titans - Cartoon series.
  • Punk'd - Hidden camera / prank TV show created by Ashton Kutcher and Jason Goldberg.
  • 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 of the popular CSI franchise, starring Lieutenant Horatio Caine.
  • 8 Simple Rules - Starring John Ritter, Kaley Cuoco and Katey Sagal.
  • The Wire - American crime drama that is centered around Baltimore.

Kid's TV shows on October 5th, 2003.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2003.

  • One Tree Hill
  • My Life as a Teenage Robot
  • Teen Titans
  • 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
  • Bear in the Big Blue House
  • 7th Heaven
  • Dexter's Laboratory
  • Friends
  • Rugrats

Popular toys and games in 2003.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2003.

  • Beyblades (spinning top toys)
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
  • Nintendo GameCube
  • Bratz (dolls)
  • The PlayStation 2

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell - Stealth shooter game.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - The fourth game in the series.
  • Animal Crossing - Life simulation game that was released on the Nintendo Gamecube.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 5th of October.

Weather on October 5th, 2003.

Historical weather information for October 5th, 2003.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.2 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 44.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.78 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.44 degrees Celsius.

US President.

George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on October 5th, 2003.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 5th, 2003.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on October 5th, 2003 was most likely conceived around the 26th of December, 2002.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 5th, 2003 is close to the 14th of July, 2004.

Soccer results.

Premier League results from October 5th, 2003.

  • Aston Villa and Bolton draw 1-1.
  • Middlesbrough lose 2-1 at home to Chelsea.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on October 5th, 2003.

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about October 5th, 2003.

  • A total of 6,423 days have passed since this date.
  • 917 weeks have passed.
  • 554,947,200 seconds have passed since the October 5th, 2003.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 647,438,400 times.
  • Since October 5th, 2003, the earth has travelled approximately 286,352,755,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 92,491,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,725,459 steps. That's about 21,211 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,659,366 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

What does this date mean to you?

Leave a comment and tell everyone why October 5th, 2003 is important to you.

All comments are moderated before they are published. We may edit comments to correct misspellings and grammar. We may also remove or redact personal information.

Search for another date.

It looks like you have reached the end! Try searching for another date.



Random dates.

Feeling lucky? Take a look at the list of random dates below.


« Previous Day
4th of October, 2003

© 2014-2021 BestOfDate.com