On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 2003

Historical Events

  • 69th Heisman Trophy Award: Jason White, Oklahoma (QB)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is captured near his home town of Tikrit, during Operation Red Dawn by US forces

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Italian operatic tenor Luciano Pavarotti (68) weds Nicoletta Mantovani at Modena Italy's Teatro Comunale

Operatic Tenor Luciano Pavarotti
Operatic Tenor
Luciano Pavarotti

Famous Deaths

  • William V. Roth, Jr., U.S. Senator (b. 1921)
2003 Highlights

About December 13, 2003

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Sagittarius