- Former Bosnian Serb leader Biljana Plavsic is sentenced by the U.N. tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, to 11 years in prison
- Rowan Williams is enthroned as the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury.
Fred Rogers (1928-2003)
American children's TV host (Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood), Presbyterian minister, dies of stomach cancer at age 74
- John Lanchbery, British-Australian composer and conductor (Royal Ballet, 1959-72; Australian Ballet, 1972-77; American Ballet Theatre, 1978-80), dies at 79
About February 27, 2003
Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No
Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces
- #1 Song: All I Have - Jennifer Lopez Featuring LL Cool J
- #1 Song: All The Things She Said - T.A.T.U.