Monday June 02, 2003: on this day

About June 2nd, 2003, in brief:

  • Historical events: The European Space Agency launches its first mission to Mars. The European Space Agency's Mars Express probe launches in Kazakhstan from the Baikonur Space Centre.
  • Day of the week: June 2nd, 2003 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Goat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Wentworth Miller, Wayne Brady
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: 21 Questions by 50 Cent
  • #1 UK song: Bring Me To Life by Evanescence
  • Popular movie: The Bourne Identity directed by Doug Liman

More about June 2nd, 2003? See below for more news and curiosities on June 2nd, 2003.


What day of the week was June 02, 2003?

June 02, 2003 was a Monday and it was the 153rd day of the year 2003 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 02, 2003 can also be written as 6/2/2003 in the US and as 2/6/2003 in UK and Europe.

June 02, 2003 in June 2003 calendar


June 02, 2003: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 02, 2003:

  • The european space agency launches its first mission to mars. the european space agency's mars express probe launches in kazakhstan from the baikonur space centre.
  • The 2003 maine quarter-dollar coin is now in circulation at the us mint
  • Today, president george w. bush starts his middle east tour with egypt. he has been in contact with palestinian and israeli leaders. he has pledged to work towards the goal of israel being able live side-by-side with a palestinian state without bloodshed.
  • As leaders of iraqi tribes warn the americans they will face war, thousands of iraqi soldiers threaten suicide attacks on u.s. troops.
  • Israel claims it will only dismantle some of the more 100 west bank settlement outposts that were destroyed when violence broke out in the area 32 months ago.
  • The u.s. federal communications commission announced major changes in media ownership protections. one owner can now own up to 45% in media within a city.
  • An internal audit by the us department of justice reveals that the government has systematically violated civil rights of people detained following the september 11, 2001 terrorist attack. it engages in a pattern of verbal and physical abuseampquot.
  • Stephenie meyer dreams of the 13th chapter in her first book, "twilight". stephenie's dream inspired her to write the book. it was the new york times editor's choice, february 26, 2006. the book is also the first's ampquotbest of the decadenbsp... the so farampquot book was nominated for the ala best book for young adults and has been translated into twenty languages.
  • Morgan tsvangirai, the opposition leader in zimbabwe, is first detained and then released. this coincides with the beginning of a week-long protest against the government. tsvangirai is being tried for treason. tsvangirai is scheduled to appear in court today.
  • Europe launches its first voyage to another planet, mars. the european space agency's mars express probe launches from the baikonur space center in kazakhstan.

June 02, 2003: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 02, 2003: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on June 02, 2003:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $36.53
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $18.10
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $24.98
  • General Electric GE: opens at $29.42
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $89.00

Exchange Rates on June 02, 2003:

  • 1 USD = 118.52 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.369 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2993 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 139.31 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.7176 GBP

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June 02, 2003: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 2nd is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 02, 2003: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 02, 2003 is Goat and the associated element is Water.

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June 02, 2003: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 02, 2003 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 02, 2003 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 02, 2003 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 8% full, rising at 07:03 am and setting at 10:59 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 16, 2003 while the next full moon would come on Jun 14, 2003.

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Who was born on June 02, 2003?

Famous people born on June 02, 2003:

  • Jeremy Ray Taylor
  • Nurgjul Salimova
  • George Snook
  • Sofus Berger
  • Yusuf Demir
  • Shintaro Mochizuki
  • Wang Seok-hyun

Whose famous birthday is on June 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 2nd:

  • Wentworth Miller
    Wentworth Miller

    Wentworth miller is an american actor best known for his role as michael scofield in the television series prison break.

  • Wayne Brady
    Wayne Brady

    Wayne brady is an american comedian and actor best known for his work on the improvisational comedy show whose line is it anyway? and as the...

  • Dennis Haysbert
    Dennis Haysbert

    Dennis haysbert is an american actor known for his roles in the television series 24 and the allstate insurance commercials.

  • Zachary Quinto
    Zachary Quinto

    Zachary quinto is an american actor known for his role as spock in the star trek reboot film series.

  • Marie-Hélène Breillat
    Marie-Hélène Breillat

    French actor, painter, and writer.

  • Dana Carvey
    Dana Carvey

    American comedian and actor, known for his roles as a cast member of "saturday night live" or garth algar in "wayne's world".

  • Morena Baccarin
    Morena Baccarin

    Brazilian-born american actress.

  • Johnny Weissmuller
    Johnny Weissmuller

    Romanian-born american actor and swimmer who won five olympic medals as well as numerous world records.

  • Stacy Keach
    Stacy Keach

    American actor, best known for his roles in a variety of tv series and movies.

  • Sally Kellerman
    Sally Kellerman

    American actress.

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How old is someone born on June 02, 2003?

Someone born on June 02, 2003 is:

21 years 1 month old,

or 253 months and 16 days old,

or 1102 weeks and 3 days old,

or 7717 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 02, 2003?

There are 319 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday June 2nd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 02, 2003?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on June 02, 2003.

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June 02, 2003: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 02, 2003:

  • Julann

    Pioneering author known for her innovative storytelling techniques.

  • Fred Blassie

    American professional wrestler (born 1918).

  • Alma Ricard

    Canadian broadcaster and philanthropist (b. 1906).

  • Cirillo Floreanini
  • Laura Breglia
  • Bojčo Brănzov
  • Dick Cusack
  • Joel Hitt

What famous deaths happened on June 2nd?

Famous deaths on June 2nd:

  • Richard Dawson
    Richard Dawson

    Richard dawson was a british-american actor and comedian best known for hosting the game show family feud.

  • Rex Harrison
    Rex Harrison

    British actor who is internationally recognized on film and stage.

  • Mel Ferrer
    Mel Ferrer

    Elberon, new jersey -- actor (longest day, eaten alive, 5th floor).

  • Jean Hersholt
    Jean Hersholt

    Actress (emma grand hotel, greed), is killed at 69.

  • Stephen Boyd
    Stephen Boyd

    Irish-born actor.

  • Lou Gehrig
    Lou Gehrig

    At 37 years old, the 1st baseman (new york yankee) dies in als at riverdale, new york.

  • Imogene Coca
    Imogene Coca

    American comedian, winsome, small-eyed, rubber-faced and petite, she was a co-star on "your show of shows," the first tv-based comedy...

  • Peter Sallis
    Peter Sallis

    Actor (taste the blood of dracula).

  • Lyda Borelli
    Lyda Borelli

    Italian actress (b. 1884).

  • Jack Gilford
    Jack Gilford

    Actor cracker jacks, dies at 82.

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June 02, 2003: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 02, 2003 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 2nd and June 8th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 02, 2003: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 02, 2003 was 21 Questions by 50 Cent, according to the music chart for the week June 2nd and June 8th.

  1. - 21 Questions
  2. - Get Busy youtube
  3. - I Know What You Want
  4. - Can't Let You Go
  5. - Bring Me To Life

June 02, 2003: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on June 02, 2003 was Bring Me To Life by Evanescence, according to the music chart for the week June 2nd and June 8th.

  1. - Bring Me To Life
  2. - Ignition Remix
  3. - Fighter
  4. - I Know What You Want
  5. - Don't Wanna Lose This Feeling

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Who was the US President on June 02, 2003?

On June 02, 2003 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 02, 2003?

On June 02, 2003 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 02, 2003?

On June 02, 2003 the Pope was St John Paul II.


What is special about June 2nd?

June 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 2nd, such as:

  • 2019 - Syrian civil war: five soldiers from the syrian democratic forces are killed by a suicide car bomber at a checkpoint in central raqqa. this bomb and another nearby roadside bomb inflicted wounds on 20 people. (dw)israel strikes syria's military targets in golan heights to counter two rockets that were fired at mount hermon on saturday night. ten people are killed. (the guardian) a car bomb in azaz results in the deaths of at least 21 people, and many injuries.
  • 2018 - Google reports that the u.s. military has terminated a contract to create machine-learning algorithms for drones and artificial intelligence.
  • 2017 - Rock am ring: terrorist threat forces evacuation of tens to thousands of rock am ring fans on the first day at the zeppelinfeld, nuremberg, germany's annual rock am ring music festival. the festival organizers hope that the festival will resume on saturday.

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What happened in 2003?

2003 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • The 108th United States Congress is sworn in, including incoming freshmen Senators Saxby Chambliss (Republican-Georgia), Lindsey Graham (Republican-South Carolina), John Sununu (Republican-New Hampshire), Lamar Alexander (Republican-Tennessee), Elizabeth Dole (Republican-North Carolina), Norm Coleman (Republican-Minnesota), and Mark Pryor (Democrat-Arkansas).
  • With a Republican Senate majority, the US Congress meets
  • All 21 passengers on board US Airways Express Flight 5481 are killed when it crashes at Charlotte/Douglas International Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina.

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What was the calendar for June 2003?

June 2003 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how June 2003 calendar looked like.

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