Monday May 12, 2003

US date format: 5/12/2003, UK date format: 12/5/2003

It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 12, 2003). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. 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 Italian Job, directed by F. Gary Gray, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Lost Light by Michael Connelly was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Astro Boy. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bujingai or 1893: A World's Fair Mystery.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2003, at May 12 across the years or at May 2003 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of May 12, 2003?


Holidays

  • Saint Epiphanius
  • Saint Domitilla
  • Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
  • International Nurses Day
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Events

  • 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.
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Memories of Murder

Memories of Murder

Directed by: Joon-ho Bong

Starring: Kang-ho Song, Sang-kyung Kim, Roe-ha Kim, Jae-ho Song

Dogville

Dogville

Directed by: Lars von Trier

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Paul Bettany, Lauren Bacall, Harriet Andersson

Country: United States of America

Mystic River

Mystic River

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon, Emmy Rossum

Country: United States of America

Evil

Evil

Directed by: Mikael Håfström

Starring: Andreas Wilson, Henrik Lundström, Gustaf Skarsgård, Linda Zilliacus

X2

X2

Directed by: Bryan Singer

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Ian McKellen

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 12, 2003?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - 21 Questions
  2. - Can't Let You Go
  3. - I Know What You Want
  4. - Get Busyyoutube
  5. - Beautiful

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Tal Vez
  2. - Amame
  3. - Una Vez Mas
  4. - Para Que La Vida
  5. - Clavame Tu Amor
Sport Games on May 12, 2003

Sport Games on May 12, 2003


Bundesliga 2

Football (Germany)
  • Ahlen - Mainz : 4 - 3
See all Football game results of May 12, 2003

Serie B

Football (Italy)
  • Ternana - Sampdoria : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of May 12, 2003

Liga I

Football (Portugal)
  • Sp Lisbon - Leiria : 1 - 1
See all Football game results of May 12, 2003

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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My Dad's the Prime Minister

My Dad's the Prime Minister

Astro Boy

Astro Boy

Directed by: David Bowers

Legendary Nights

Legendary Nights

Starring: Jim Lampley, Sugar Ray Leonard, Ron Borges, Larry Merchant

Country: United States of America

Monster Jam

Monster Jam

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

Country: United States of America

Most Extreme Elimination Challenge

Most Extreme Elimination Challenge

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

Country: United States of America

How old am I?

If May 12th, 2003 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Lost Light by Michael Connelly

Lost Light

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The vision has haunted him for four years--a young woman lying crumpled in death, her hand outstretched in silent supplication. Harry Bosch was taken off the Angella Benton murder case when

Leap Of Faith by Queen Noor

Leap Of Faith

By:

Born in 1951 to a distinguished Arab-American family, Lisa Najeeb Halaby became the fourth wife of King Hussein at age 27. With her husband being not only Jordan's monarch but the spiritual leader of all Muslims, Lisa was unsure what …

Stupid White Men by Michael Moore

Stupid White Men

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Now with more than three million copies sold, Oscar-winning filmmaker and political activist Michael Moore's bestseller "Stupid White Men" tells you everything you need to know about how the great and

I Am The Central Park Jogger by Trisha Meili

I Am The Central Park Jogger

By:

For the first time since the brutal assault in 1989 -- a crime that stunned New Yorkers, the nation, and the world -- the Central Park Jogger reveals her identity and

The King of Torts by John Grisham

The King of Torts

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The office of the public defender is not known as a training ground for bright young litigators. Clay Carter has been there too long and, like most of his colleagues, dreams of a better job in a real firm.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Clover Heart's

Clover Heart's

Platform: PC, PlayStation 2, FOMA mobile phones, DVD player game

Genre: Eroge, Visual novel

Publisher: ALcot (PC) Interchannel (PS2)

C.A.T.: Cyber Attack Team

C.A.T.: Cyber Attack Team

Platform: Xbox

Publisher: Medix

Bujingai

Bujingai

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Beat 'em up, hack and slash

Publisher: JP Taito; NA BAM! Entertainment; EU 505 Gamestreet

1893: A World's Fair Mystery

1893: A World's Fair Mystery

Platform: TADS

Genre: Interactive fiction

Publisher: Self published

Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon

Broken Sword: The Sleeping Dragon

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Xbox, PlayStation 2

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: EU THQ; NA The Adventure Company; JP Marvelous Entertainment

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $35.37
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $18.15
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.15
  • General Electric GE: opens at $28.88
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $87.55

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 116.95 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.3892 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.31 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 135.12 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.7176 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 12, 2003?

On May 12, 2003 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is May 12, 2003?

On May 12, 2003 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 12, 2003?

On May 12, 2003 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 12, 2003?

On May 12, 2003 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 12, 2003?

On May 12, 2003 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 12, 2003?

On May 12, 2003 several famous people were born including, Madeleine McCann.

What was the number one song in May 12, 2003?

The number one song in the week of May 12, 2003 was Get Busy by Sean Paul in US and Ignition Remix by R Kelly in UK.

What were the top hits on May 12, 2003?

The top hits on May 12, 2003 were Get Busy by Sean Paul, 21 Questions by 50 Cent, Ignition by R. Kelly in US and Ignition Remix by R Kelly, Loneliness by Tomcraft, You Said No by Busted in UK.


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