October 15, 2003: Day of the Week
October 15, 2003 was the 288th day of the year 2003 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 77 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is miércoles.
A person born on this day will be 15 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $1,073.25 today.
Here’s the October 2003 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2003 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Sheep is the mythical animal and Water is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
October 15, 2003 Historical Event(s)
- 2003China launches Shenzhou 5, its first manned space mission.
- 2003The Staten Island Ferry boat Andrew J. Barberi runs into a pier at the St. George Ferry Terminal in Staten Island, killing 11 people and injuring 43.
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