Friday 15 August 2003
5854 days since 15/8/2003US date format: 8/15/2003, UK date format: 15/8/2003
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 15, 2003). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Crazy In Love by Beyonce.
In UK Breathe by Blu Cantrell featuring Sean Paul was in the top 5 hits.
Lost in Translation, directed by Sofia Coppola, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003
while Sleeping With The Devil by Robert Baer was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Wild Card.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Combat Mission: Afrika Korps or Downtown Run.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 15 August 2003 ?
- Hawaii ? Toro Nagashi (Floating Lantern Ceremony) to commemorate the end of the second world war
- Poland ? Polish Armed Forces Day
- Eastern Orthodoxy ? Feast of the Dormition of the Theotokos, the commemoration of the death of Mary, the mother of Jesus.
- RC Saints ? Feast day of the Assumption of Mary, the mother of Jesus, Holy Day of Obligation. Public Holiday in: Austria, Belgium, Cameroon, Chile, C(te d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, East Timor, France, Greece, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malta, Mauritius, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia and Spain.
- Acadie ? National Day
- Egypt ? Flooding of the Nile Day
- India ? Independence Day (from the United Kingdom, 1947)
- Korea ? Liberation Day
- Italy ? "Ferragosto", remembrance of an ancient Roman holiday in honor of Augustus (Feriae Augusti)
- Liechtenstein ? Liechtenstein Day
- Tuva ? Tuva Republic Day, Naadym
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 3 saints: St. Alipius
- St. Arnoul/Arnulphus
- St. MacCartin/Ard/Aed
- The Assumption of Mary - a holy day of obligation
- Ancient Latvia ? M?ras
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- Gosta Sundqvist: Finnish songwriter and singer (heart...
- Oil price increases since 2003: Global oil production begins a 4-year plateau (and subsequent decline) in the face of rising demand, causing new price increases.
- Power is restored to many, but not all areas of the north-eastern United States and Canada affected by the previous day's blackout
- Libya formally accepts responsibility for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. It consists of general language that lacks expression of remorse for lives lost.
- Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein announces that he will abdicate the throne in 2004, in favor of his son, Prince Alois.
Sport Games on 15 August 2003
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Erzgebirge Aue - Union Berlin : 2 - 1
- Karlsruhe - Oberhausen : 1 - 2
- Lubeck - Unterhaching : 0 - 2
Division 2Football (France)
- St Etienne - Lorient : 2 - 1
Division 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Colchester - Swindon : 0 - 1
- Roda JC - PSV Eindhoven : 2 - 2
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Which were the top hits in that special week of August 2003 ?
Top #9 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Pharrell Featuring Jay-Z - Frontin'
- Crazy In Love - Beyonce Featuring Jay Z
- 50 Cent - P.I.M.P.
- Ginuwine - In Those Jeans
- Get Low - Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz Featuring Ying Yang Twins
- Chingy - Right Thurr
- Monica - So Gone
- Into You - Fabolous Featuring Tamia Or Ashanti
- Sean Paul - Like Glue
- Never Leave You - Uh Ooh, Uh Oooh! - Lumidee
Top #10 Latin songs
- Fotografia - Juanes With Nelly Furtado
- Marco Antonio Solis - Tu Amor O Tu Desprecio
- Un Siglo Sin Ti - Chayanne
- Actos De Un Tonto - Conjunto Primavera
- Tal Vez - Ricky Martin
- La Oreja de Van Gogh - Puedes Contar Conmigo
- Quitemonos La Ropa - Alexandre Pires
- Se Me Olvido Tu Nombre - Shalim
- Sueltalo - Millie
- Mariposa Traicionera - Mana
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $62.77
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $60.95
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $76.80
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $21.39
- 1 AUD = 0.9038 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9125 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.1895 CHF
- 1 GBP = 2.2112 CAD
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?