October 28th, 2003, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 301 of 2003. The decade was the 2000s.
17 years, 3 months and 27 days have passed since October 28th, 2003.
On This Date
Events that occurred on October 28th, 2003:
Paul McCartney and Heather Mills are married.
16-year-old Cesc Fàbregas makes his first team debut for Arsenal.
October 28th, 2003 relates to an event in a movie, book, game or television series:
The Social Network (2010): Mark Zuckerberg launches Facesmash.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 28th, 2003:
United States: Baby Boy - Beyonce
United Kingdom: Be Faithful - Fatman Scoop
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is October 28th, 2003 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. 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. Halloween of 2003 is just days away. People are watching horror movies and thinking about which costume they are going to wear. Others are organizing parties. In America, the song Baby Boy by Beyonce is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Be Faithful by Fatman Scoop is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Texas Chainsaw Massacre 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.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "ER", "7th Heaven", "The Wild Thornberrys" and "CSI: Miami". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "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 "Bob the Builder", "Rocket Power", "Grounded for Life" and "My Wife and Kids".
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 October 28th, 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, 3 months and 27 days have passed since October 28th, 2003.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 44 of 2003.
Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on October 28th, 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 1067299200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around October 28th, 2003:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.7 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 43.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.17 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 2.79cm.
London, England: Temperature: 6.33 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.
Who was the US President on October 28th, 2003?
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 28th, 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 October 28th, 2003 was probably conceived around the 18th of January, 2003. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 28th, 2003 is the 6th of August, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on October 28th, 2003.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about October 28th, 2003.
6,329 days have passed since this date.
546,825,600 seconds have passed since the October 28th, 2003.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 637,963,200 times.
Since October 28th, 2003, earth has travelled approximately 282,162,009,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 91,137,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,027,002 steps. That's about 20,901 miles!
Since this date, 6,561,907 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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