On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 2003

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

President George W. Bush announces the capture of Saddam Hussein.

Iraqi President and Dictator Saddam Hussein
Iraqi President and Dictator
Saddam Hussein
43rd US President George W. Bush
43rd US President
George W. Bush
  • President of Pakistan Pervez Musharaf narrowly escapes an assassination attempt.

Famous Deaths

  • Blas Ople, Filipino journalist & politician, dies at 76
  • Jeanne Crain, American actress (Man Without a Star, Pinky), dies at 78
2003 Highlights

About December 14, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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