On This Day

What Happened on December 9, 2003

Historical Events

  • "Peter Pan" live action adventure film adaptation of the 1904 play and 1911 by J.M. Barrie premieres in London; flops at the box office
  • A blast in the center of Moscow kills six people and wounds several more.

Famous Deaths

  • Norm Sloan, American basketball coach (b. 1926)
  • Paul Simon, American politician (U. S. House of Representatives, 1975-85; U.S. Senator from Illinois, 1985-97), dies at 75
2003 Highlights

About December 9, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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