Zodiac Signs May 2003 Birthstone
May Birthstones Astrology
- The May Birthstone is the Emerald which is emblematic of love and success. The emerald used to be one of Cleopatra's favorite gems. Emerald is called the traditional birthstone of May. It has long been associated with fertility, rebirth, and love. Ancient Romans went so far as to dedicate this stone to Venus, the goddess of love and beauty. Today, it is thought that emeralds signify wisdom, growth, and patience. Chrysoprase is considered the secondary birthstone for the month of May.
May Zodiac Signs
- Month of May Zodiac Signs are Taurus(until May 20) and Gemini(May 21 onwards).
- Taurus (April 20 - May 19) The Taurus has great strength in physical and mental capacities. Maybe this is why stubbornness or being a stuborn bull is often associated with this star sign. Work wise being able to teac to others is one of their strengths, at least on some level due to the fact that they are sympathetic and loving.
Taurus is compatible with: Libra, Taurus, Cancer, Capricorn, Virgo and Pisces.
- Gemini (May 20 - June 20) Geminis tend to be very unpredictable. Be always ready for a surprise from them. Being creative and open can result in Geminis changing their behaviour rather frequently. People born under this star sign are very adaptable to new situations or life changes. Add to this the positive nature towards life that Gemini possess.
Gemini are compatible with: other Gemini, Leo, Libra and Aquarius.
May Birth Flowers
- Month of May is associated with the Lily of the valley flower. It is generally white in colour. The birth flower Lily conveys sweetness and humility. In the Victorian era, it was gifted to convey the romantic message: you have made my life complete. The other May flower is the hawthorn plant, which represents hope and supreme happiness. Hawthorne signifies that you want only the best for the recipient.
- Humility, Chastity and Sweetness. Sweetly scented and rare May Birth Flower Lily also signifies a return to happiness.
Historical Events for May, 2003
- 1st » 2003 invasion of Iraq: In what becomes known as the "Mission Accomplished speech Mission Accomplished" speech, on board the USS Abraham Lincoln CVN-72 6 (off the coast of California), U.S. President George W. Bush declares that "major combat operations in
- 12th » The Riyadh compound bombings, carried out by Al Qaeda, kill 26 people.
- 16th » In Casablanca, Morocco, 33 civilians are killed and more than 100 people are injured in the 2003 Casablanca bombings or Casablanca terrorist attacks.
- 21st » An earthquake hits northern Algeria, killing more than 2,000 people.
- 22nd » In Fort Worth, Texas, Annika Sörenstam becomes the first woman to play the PGA Tour in 58 years.
- 28th » Peter Hollingworth becomes the first Governor-General of Australia to resign his office as a result of criticism of his conduct.
- 30th » Depayin massacre: at least 70 people associated with the National League for Democracy are killed by government-sponsored mob in Burma. Aung San Suu Kyi fled the scene, but is arrested soon afterwards.
Famous Birthdays on May in 2003
- 8th » Moulay Hassan, Crown Prince of Morocco
Famous Deaths for May 2003
- 1st » Miss Elizabeth, American wrestler and manager (b. 1960)
- 1st » Wim van Est, Dutch cyclist (b. 1923)
- 3rd » Suzy Parker, American model and actress (b. 1932)
- 5th » Sam Bockarie, Sierra Leonean commander (b. 1964)
- 5th » Walter Sisulu, South African politician and activist (b. 1912)
- 6th » Art Houtteman, American baseball player and journalist (b. 1927)
- 9th » Russell B. Long, American lieutenant and politician (b. 1918)
- 10th » Milan Vukcevich, Serbian-American chemist and chess player (b. 1937)
- 11th » Noel Redding, English bass player (The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Road (band) e.g Road, Fat Mattress, and The Noel Redding Band) (b. 1945)
- 12th » Khalid al-Juhani, Saudi Arabian terrorist (b. 1975)
- 12th » Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, French-American diplomat (b. 1933)
- 14th » Dave DeBusschere, American basketball player and coach (b. 1940)
- 14th » Wendy Hiller, English-American actress (b. 1912)
- 14th » Robert Stack, American actor (b. 1919)
- 15th » June Carter Cash, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress (Carter Family and The Carter Sisters) (b. 1929)
- 16th » Mark McCormack, American lawyer and sports agent, founded IMG (company) e.g IMG (b. 1930)
- 17th » Pop Ivy, American-Canadian football player and coach (b. 1916)
- 18th » Anna Santisteban, Puerto Rican businesswoman (b. 1914)
- 18th » Barb Tarbox, Canadian activist (b. 1961)
- 19th » Camoflauge, American rapper (b. 1981)
- 21st » Alejandro de Tomaso, Argentinian-Italian race car driver and businessman, founded De Tomaso (b. 1928)
- 21st » Frank D. White, American politician, 41st Governor of Arkansas (b. 1933)
- 22nd » Ousmane Zongo, Burkinabe-American arts trader (b. 1960)
- 23rd » Jean Yanne, French actor and director (b. 1933)
- 24th » Rachel Kempson, English-American actress (b. 1910)
- 25th » Jeremy Michael Ward, American singer and guitarist (The Mars Volta and De Facto (band) or De Facto) (b. 1976)
- 25th » Sloan Wilson, American author (b. 1920)
- 26th » Kathleen Winsor, American author (b. 1919)
- 27th » Luciano Berio, Italian composer and educator (b. 1925)
- 28th » Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov, Russian engineer and astronaut (b. 1933)
- 28th » Ilya Prigogine, Russian-Belgian chemist, Nobel Prize in Chemistry or Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1917)
- 28th » Martha Scott, American actress (b. 1912)
- 29th » David Jefferies, English motorcycle racer (b. 1972)
- 30th » Mickie Most, English singer and producer, founded Rak Records (b. 1938)
Year 2003 Chinese Zodiac Signs and Astrology. Month of May Star Signs.
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