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December 29th, 2003.

December 29th, 2003, was a Monday. It was day 363 of 2003. The decade was the 2000s.

17 years, 4 months and 11 days have passed since December 29th, 2003.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Capricorn.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 29th, 2003.

  • United States: Hey Ya - Outkast
  • United Kingdom: Mad World - Michael Andrews & Gary Jules

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Return of the King" was at the top of the box office on December 29th, 2003.

Take me back to December 29th, 2003!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is December 29th, 2003 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Capricorn. Christmas Day of 2003 has just passed and many people are relaxing at home and enjoying the holiday season.

In America, the song Hey Ya by Outkast is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Mad World by Michael Andrews & Gary Jules is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Return of the King 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 "Alias", "Scrubs", "8 Simple Rules" and "One Tree Hill".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Animal Crossing", "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic", "Call of Duty" and "True Crime: Streets of LA". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Rugrats", "CatDog", "SpongeBob SquarePants" and "Teen Titans". Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the 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 at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on December 29th, 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.

  • 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.

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

    "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" was being played in movie theaters at the time. The movie went on to gross over $1.1 billion dollars.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 17 years, 4 months and 11 days have passed since December 29th, 2003.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 01 of 2003.
  • Leap Year: 2003 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 29th, 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 1072656000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around December 29th, 2003.

Personality traits.

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

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 29th, 2003, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2003 was the year of the Goat (Yin Metal).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 1.
  • Native American Zodiac: December 29th, 2003 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Birth flower (December): The Narcissus and the Holly.

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.

  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • Arrested Development - American sitcom starring Michael Cera.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on December 29th, 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
  • 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
  • Bratz (dolls)
  • The PlayStation 2

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Manhunt - Controversial stealth-based survival horror game.
  • Need for Speed: Underground - Car racing game.
  • True Crime: Streets of LA - Open world adventure game that was released on the PlayStation 2.
  • Call of Duty - FPS game that was set in World War 2.
  • 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.
  • Animal Crossing - Life simulation game that was released on the Nintendo Gamecube.

2003 playlist.

A Spotify playlist of songs from 2003. Take a trip back to the peak days of 50 Cent, Beyoncé, Sean Paul and the Black Eyed Peas.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 29th of December.

Weather on December 29th, 2003.

Historical weather information for December 29th, 2003.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 5.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 46.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 7.83 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.02cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 2.61 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.92cm.

US President.

George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on December 29th, 2003.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on December 29th, 2003.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on December 29th, 2003 was most likely conceived around the 21st of March, 2003.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 29th, 2003 is close to the 7th of October, 2004.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about December 29th, 2003.

  • A total of 6,342 days have passed since this date.
  • 906 weeks have passed.
  • 547,945,200 seconds have passed since the December 29th, 2003.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 639,269,400 times.
  • Since December 29th, 2003, the earth has travelled approximately 282,739,723,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 91,324,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 47,123,287 steps. That's about 20,944 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,575,342 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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