On This Day

What Happened on December 31, 2003

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Australian pop diva Natalie Imbruglia (28) weds "Silverchair" frontman Daniel Johns (24) at a beach ceremony in Port Douglas, Australia

Musician Daniel Johns
Daniel Johns

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur R. von Hippel German physicist (pioneer in the study of dielectrics, ferromagnetic and ferroelectric materials, and semiconductors and was a codeveloper of radar during World War II), dies at 105
  • Paula Raymond, American actress and model (The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms), dies at 79
2003 Highlights

About December 31, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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