#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Monday 12 May 2003

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Madeleine McCann . In that special week of May people in US were listening to Get Busy by Sean Paul. In UK Ignition Remix by R Kelly was in the top 5 hits. The Matrix Reloaded, directed by The Wachowski Brothers, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Holes by Louis Sachar was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Most Extreme Elimination Challenge. If you liked videogames you were probably playing American Conquest or Corvette.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 2003 or at May 12 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 May 2003 and get them!

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

The Matrix Reloaded

Directed by: The Wachowski Brothers

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss

Country: United States

X2

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry

Country: United States

More info

Identity

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: John Cusack, Ray Liotta, Amanda Peet

Country: United States

More info

Holes

Directed by: Andrew Davis

Starring: Shia LaBeouf, Sigourney Weaver, Jon Voight

Country: United States

More info

Phone Booth

Directed by: Joel Schumacher

Starring: Colin Farrell, Kiefer Sutherland, Forest Whitaker

Country: United States

More info

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Most Extreme Elimination Challenge

Starring: Victor Wilson, Christopher Darga, John Cervenka, Mary Scheer

Country: United States

More info

Moose and Zee

Starring: Paul Christie

Country: United States

Swag

Starring: Jason Freeman

Country: United Kingdom

Monster Jam

Starring: Jim Koehler, Tom Meents, Dennis Anderson, Jimmy Creten

Country: United States

Gerhard Reinke's Wanderlust

Starring: Josh Gardner, Matt McLain

Country: United States

Find out your future

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 12 May 2003!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 May 2003 ?

Holidays:
  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
  • Saint Modoald
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 12 May
Facts:
  • The Riyadh compound bombings, carried out by Al Qaeda, kill 26 people.
  • Fifty-nine Democratic lawmakers bring the Texas Legislature to a standstill by going into hiding in a dispute over a Republican congressional redistricting plan.
  • A truck bomb explodes at FSB headquarters in Znamenskoye, Chechnya, killing 59 and wounding some 200 more, in an apparent suicide attack. Official Russian sources blame the incident on Chechen separatist rebels.,
  • Rihab Rashid Taha, the alleged Iraqi biological weapons chief known as ampquotDr Germampquot, is taken into custody. She is not on the U.S. list of most-wanted Iraqis because she has been out of power for several years.
  • Clare Short resigns from the UK cabinet, saying that Tony Blair had reneged on promises about the role of the United Nations in the future of Iraq. Her successor as International Development Secretary, the Baroness Amos, is the UK's first black woman cabinet minister.

Search For Your Ancestors

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 12 May 2003 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in May 2003?

  • Time: Cast of the film 'Matrix Reloaded' FISHBURNE, LAURENCE; MOSS, CARRIE ANNE; PINKETT, JADA; REEVES, K
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.9917
  • EW: Entertainment Weekly: no.709

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Holes

By: Louis Sachar

Winner of the Newbery Medal and the National Book Award! This #1 New York Times bestselling, modern classic in which boys are forced to dig holes day in and day out is now available with a splashy new look.Stanley

More info

The Guardian

By: Nicholas Sparks

Julie Barenson's young husband left her two unexpected gifts before he died-a Great Dane puppy named Singer and the promise that he would always be watching over her.

More info

The Second Time Around

By: Mary Higgins Clark

In a novel that reaffirms her reputation as "America's Queen of Suspense," Mary Higgins Clark delivers a gripping tale of deception and tantalizing suspense. Nicholas Spencer, charismatic head of the medical research company Gen-stone, involved in the development of an ...

More info

Armageddon

By: Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins

The scattered Tribulation Force is drawn toward the Middle East, as are all the armies of the world, when human history culminates in the battle of the ages.

More info

Remember when

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

American Conquest

Platform: Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows XP

Genre: Real-Time Strategy

Publisher: CDV

More info

Chaos Legion

Platform: PlayStation 2 Windows

Genre: Action-adventure, hack and slash

Publisher: Capcom

More info

Corvette

Platform: Game Boy Advance, PC, PlayStation 2, Xbox

Genre: Racing game

Publisher: TDK Mediactive PS2 Global Star Software

More info

Crimsonland

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 3, Playstation TV, OS X, Linux, Windows Phone, Android, Xbox one

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: 10tons Entertainment

More info

Decisive Battles of WWII: Korsun Pocket

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Turn-based strategy

Publisher: Matrix Games

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 12 May 2003 is such a special date for you!