On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 2003

Historical Events

  • Europe launches its first voyage to another planet, Mars. The European Space Agency's Mars Express probe launches from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan.

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Blassie, American professional wrestler (b. 1918)
2003 Highlights

About June 2, 2003

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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