What happened this day in history March 12, 2003

What are the important events that happened on March 12, 2003? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

March 12, 2003: Facts & Myths About This Day

March 12, 2003 is the 71st day of the year 2003 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 294 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is February 27, 2003 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 1,047,427,200 seconds has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘heptacontahenagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $6,246.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Aquamarine is the modern birthstone for this month. Jade is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Sheep is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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March 12, 2003 Historical Events

  • 2003
    Zoran Đinđić, Prime Minister of Serbia, is assassinated in Belgrade.

Who died on March 12, 2003?

  • 2003
    Andrei Kivilev, Kazakh cyclist (b. 1973)
  • 2003
    Howard Fast, American author (b. 1914)
  • 2003
    Lynne Thigpen, American actress (b. 1948)
  • 2003
    Zoran Đinđić, Prime Minister of Serbia (b. 1952)

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