On This Day

What Happened on March 5, 2003

Historical Events

  • In Haifa, 17 Israeli civilians are killed by a Hamas suicide bomb in the Haifa bus 37 massacre.

Famous Deaths

  • Gerhard Rosenfeld, German opera and film score composer, dies at 72
2003 Highlights

About March 5, 2003

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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