Tuesday February 18, 2003

US date format: 2/18/2003, UK date format: 18/2/2003

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see zodiac on February 18, 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. In that special week of February people in US were listening to All I Have by Jennifer Lopez. In UK All The Things She Said by Tatu was in the top 5 hits. Anger Management, directed by Peter Segal, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2003 while Forever by Pete Hamill was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Family Business. If you liked videogames you were probably playing C.A.T.: Cyber Attack Team or Dokapon DX.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2003, at February 18 across the years or at February 2003 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Independence Day in The Gambia (1965)

Events

  • Nearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea.
  • The World Health Organization confirms that a new outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Republic of the Congo killed 64.
  • Canadian finance minister John Manley brings down a budget, the last and one of those with the most expenditures in the career of Prime Minister Jean Chrétien. It uses money from the federal surplus to replace a portion of the amount the Liberals cut from a variety of programs during their mandate, partially funds the implementation of the Romanow report on health care, and increases military spending.
  • Hours before the first ships transporting heavy United States military equipment to Turkey were supposed to reach port, the Turkish government announces that it will withhold approval to dock unless the United States increases a reciprocal $6 billion foreign aid grant to . The Bush administration indicated that no substantial changes will be made to the proposed aid package.
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Movies

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Good Bye Lenin!

Good Bye Lenin!

Directed by: Wolfgang Becker

Starring: Daniel Brühl, Katrin Saß, Chulpan Khamatova, Florian Lukas

The Life of David Gale

The Life of David Gale

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Kevin Spacey, Kate Winslet, Laura Linney, Cleo King

My Life Without Me

My Life Without Me

Directed by: Isabel Coixet

Starring: Sarah Polley, Scott Speedman, Mark Ruffalo, Leonor Watling

I'm Not Scared

I'm Not Scared

Directed by: Gabriele Salvatores

Starring: Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Dino Abbrescia, Giorgio Careccia, Riccardo Zinna

Swimming Upstream

Swimming Upstream

Directed by: Russell Mulcahy

Starring: Geoffrey Rush, Judy Davis, Jesse Spencer, Tim Draxl

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of February 18, 2003?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - In Da Club
  2. - Miss You
  3. - Ignition
  4. - All I Have
  5. - Gossip Folks

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Quizas
  2. - Seduceme
  3. - Asi Es La Vida
  4. - Que Me Quedes Tu
  5. - El Problema
Sport Games on February 18, 2003

Sport Games on February 18, 2003


Division 2

Football (France)
  • Gueugnon - Le Mans : 0 - 1
  • Nancy - Valence : 2 - 2
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Division 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Sheffield United - Reading : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of February 18, 2003

Division 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Cheltenham - Barnsley : 1 - 3
See all Football game results of February 18, 2003

Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Exeter - Kidderminster : 2 - 5
See all Football game results of February 18, 2003

TV Series

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Chappelle's Show

Chappelle's Show

Written by:

Directed by: Todd Broder

Starring: Dave Chappelle, Donnell Rawlings, Neal Brennan, Rudy Rush

Country: United States of America

Family Business

Family Business

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Barbapapa autour du monde

Barbapapa autour du monde

Panique au village

Panique au village

Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunt

Directed by: John Paddy Carstairs

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If February 18th, 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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Forever by Pete Hamill

Forever

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This widely acclaimed bestseller is the magical, epic tale of an extraordinary man who arrives in New York in 1740 and remains ...

Portrait of a Killer by Patricia Cornwell

Portrait of a Killer

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The best-selling novelist turns her attention to the real-life, century-old series of crimes that terrorized London in the 1880s, drawing on meticulous research, state-of-the art forensic science, and insights into the criminal mind to reveal the true identity of the …

This Just In by Bob Schieffer

This Just In

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In Bob Schieffer's own words, from the JFK assassination to the World Trade Center attacks, "I got to see most of it and came to know many of the major figures

Atkins for Life by Robert C. Atkins

Atkins for Life

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Taking It To The Next LevelWhether you've lost weight doing Atkins and want to make your success permanent or you're new to Atkins and are concerned about your health and weight control, Atkins for Life is for you.

2nd Chance by James Patterson, Andrew Gross

2nd Chance

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A brutal madman sprays bullets into a crowd of children leaving a San Francisco church. Miraculously-or was it intentionally?-only one person dies. Then an elderly black woman is hung.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

CTU: Marine Sharpshooter

CTU: Marine Sharpshooter

Platform: Windows, iOS

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Groove Games

C.A.T.: Cyber Attack Team

C.A.T.: Cyber Attack Team

Platform: Xbox

Publisher: Medix

Contract J.A.C.K.

Contract J.A.C.K.

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Vivendi Games

Dokapon DX

Dokapon DX

Platform: GameCube, PlayStation 2

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Asmik Ace Entertainment

Commandos 3: Destination Berlin

Commandos 3: Destination Berlin

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X

Genre: Real-time tactics

Publisher: Eidos Interactive Feral Interactive (Mac OS X)

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $33.70
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $14.75
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $24.62
  • General Electric GE: opens at $22.54
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $78.02

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 118.85 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.5157 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.3769 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 127.04 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6717 GBP

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on February 18, 2003?

On February 18, 2003 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is February 18, 2003?

On February 18, 2003 the zodiac sign was Aquarius.

Who was the US President on February 18, 2003?

On February 18, 2003 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 18, 2003?

On February 18, 2003 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on February 18, 2003?

On February 18, 2003 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on February 18, 2003?

Famous people died on February 18, 2003 include, Isser Harel.

What was the number one song in February 18, 2003?

The number one song in the week of February 18, 2003 was All I Have by Jennifer Lopez in US and All The Things She Said by Tatu in UK.

What were the top hits on February 18, 2003?

The top hits on February 18, 2003 were All I Have by Jennifer Lopez, In Da Club by 50 Cent, Mesmerize by Ja Rule in US and All The Things She Said by Tatu, Stole by Kelly Rowland, Cry Me A River by Justin Timberlake in UK.


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