- Elizabeth Smart found after having been missing for 9 months.
- Zoran Đinđić, Prime Minister of Serbia, is assassinated in Belgrade.
- Andrei Kivilev, Kazakh cyclist (b. 1973)
- Howard Fast, American novelist and TV screenwriter (Rachel & the Stranger, Spartacus), dies at 88
- Lynne Thigpen, American actress (b. 1948)
- Zoran Đinđić, 6th Prime Minister of Serbia (2001-03), assassinated at 50
About March 12, 2003
Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No
Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces
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