On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 2003

Historical Events

  • Elizabeth Smart found after having been missing for 9 months.
  • Zoran Đinđić, Prime Minister of Serbia, is assassinated in Belgrade.

Famous Deaths

  • Andrei Kivilev, Kazakh cyclist (b. 1973)
  • Howard Fast, American author (b. 1914)
  • Lynne Thigpen, American actress (b. 1948)
  • Zoran Đinđić, 6th Prime Minister of Serbia (2001-03), assassinated at 50
2003 Highlights

About March 12, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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