On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 2003

Historical Events

Invasion of Iraq

A US-led coalition launches a ground invasion of Iraq after an ultimatum for Saddam Hussein and his sons to leave Iraq expires

Famous Deaths

  • Sailor Art Thomas, American professional wrestler (b. 1924)
2003 Highlights

About March 20, 2003

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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