2003
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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
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Years: 2000 2001 200220032004 2005 2006
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2003 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2003
MMIII
Ab urbe condita 2756
Armenian calendar 1452
ԹՎ ՌՆԾԲ
Assyrian calendar 6753
Bahá'í calendar 159–160
Bengali calendar 1410
Berber calendar 2953
British Regnal year 51 Eliz. 2 – 52 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2547
Burmese calendar 1365
Byzantine calendar 7511–7512
Chinese calendar 壬午年十一月廿九日
(4639/4699-11-29)
— to —
癸未年十二月初九日
(4640/4700-12-9)
Coptic calendar 1719–1720
Ethiopian calendar 1995–1996
Hebrew calendar 5763–5764
Hindu calendars
 - Bikram Samwat 2059–2060
 - Shaka Samvat 1925–1926
 - Kali Yuga 5104–5105
Holocene calendar 12003
Iranian calendar 1381–1382
Islamic calendar 1423–1424
Japanese calendar Heisei 15
(平成15年)
Korean calendar 4336
Minguo calendar ROC 92
民國92年
Thai solar calendar 2546
Unix time 1041379200–1072915199
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2003 (MMIII) was a common year that started on a Wednesday, according to the Gregorian calendar. It was the 2003rd year of the Common Era or the Anno Domini designation; the 3rd year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century; and the 4th of the 2000s decade.

2003 was designated the:

Events

January

February

March

A SARS hospital in Taiwan.

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

* October 14chan is launched.

November

December

Births

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

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In fiction

  • In the video game Freedom Fighters, the game is set in an alternate timeline from 1945 on where world power shifted towards the Soviet Union, the Soviets invades and conquers the United States, causing a rebel resistance.
  • In the TV series Stargate SG-1 the second alpha site is attacked by kull warriors.
  • In The Simpsons timeline, the events of The Simpsons: Hit & Run take place between October 25 and October 31, with all seven levels taking place on one week.
  • The events of Resident Evil: Extinction take place, before the last chapters of Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles.
  • The events of 28 Days Later commence in 2003, with the initial uprising of the Rage virus and decimation of Great Britain, and then the sequel 28 Weeks Later is also set later on in 2003, with the resurgence of the virus. The third film, 28 Months Later is to be set around 2005.
  • In the last chapters of Resident Evil: The Umbrella Chronicles, Jill Valentine and Chris Redfield are sent to an Umbrella Fortress in February 2003.
  • The Galactic Federation in the Metroid Backstory was formed in 2003.
  • The main character in Osamu Tezuka's manga Tetsuwan Atom (1951) or Astro Boy was "born" on 7 April 2003.
  • The 1981 arcade game Omega Race is set in the year 2003.
  • Mega Mom 2: MLBP (1990) is set in February 7, 2003

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