Zodiac Signs February 2003 Birthstone
February Birthstones Astrology
- The February Birthstone is the Amethyst. It symbolizes piety, humility, spiritual wisdom, and sincerity. At one point in time, only royalty could wear the gem. Amethyst is said to be associated with good luck, humor, and health. Amethyst is called the traditional birthstone of February. Onyx is considered the secondary birthstone of February.
February Zodiac Signs
- Month of February Zodiac Signs are Aquarius(until February 18) and Pisces(February 19 onwards).
- Aquarius (January 21 - February 19) People born under this sign can sometimes leave an impression of being simple minded. However this is actually one of their positive qualities. This quality can result in being honest, loyal and dependable. Some other great attributes of the Aquarius are smarts and a drive towards independence.
Aquarius are compatible with: Aries, Gemini, Libra, Pisces, Sagittarius and other Aquarius.
- Pisces (February 20 - March 20) Pisces and Aquarius have some common qualities. Both tend to be honest and like to be low key in social situations. Neither likes to draw attention to themselves. People who are born under the sign of Pisces tend to be generous and passionate towards other people and their own goals.
Pisces are compatible with: Aries, Aquarius, Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio and Capricorn.
February Birth Flowers
- Month of February is associated with St. Valentine's Day and red roses. However, the flower for the month is Violet. The flower symbolises faithfulness, humility and chastity. Gifting violets in the Victorian era conveyed the message: I'll always be true. The birth flower is found in shades of blue, mauve as well as yellow and cream.
- Faithfulness, Wisdom and Hope. Violets convey the meaning that you will always be true. February Birth Flower Violet comes in shades not only of Purple, which is what people commonly think of, but also of White.
Historical Events for February, 2003
- 4th » The Bengali Hindus declares the independence of the Republic of Bangabhumi from Bangladesh.
- 4th » The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is officially renamed Serbia and Montenegro and adopts a new constitution.
- 10th » France and Belgium break the NATO procedure of silent approval concerning the timing of protective measures for Turkey in case of a possible war with Iraq.
- 15th » February 15, 2003 anti-war protest known as Protests against the Iraq war take place in over 600 cities worldwide. It is estimated that between 8 million to 30 million people participate, making this the largest peace demonstration in history.
- 17th » The London Congestion Charge scheme begins.
- 18th » Nearly 200 people die in the Daegu subway fire in South Korea.
- 19th » An Ilyushin Il-76 military aircraft 2003 Iran Ilyushin Il-76 crash called crashes near Kerman, Iran, killing 275.
- 20th » During a Great White concert in West Warwick, Rhode Island called West Warwick, Rhode Island, a pyrotechnics display The Station nightclub fire e.g sets the Station nightclub ablaze, killing 100 and injuring over 200 others.
Famous Deaths for February 2003
- 1st » crew of the Space Shuttle Columbia
- 1st » Mongo Santamaría, Cuban-American drummer and bandleader (b. 1922)
- 2nd » Lou Harrison, American composer and educator (b. 1917)
- 4th » Benyoucef Benkhedda, Algerian politician (b. 1920)
- 4th » Charlie Biddle, Canadian bassist (b. 1926)
- 4th » André Noyelle, Belgian cyclist (b. 1931)
- 5th » Helge Boes, American CIA officer (b. 1970)
- 7th » Augusto Monterroso, Guatemalan author (b. 1921)
- 7th » John H. Reading, American politician (b. 1917)
- 10th » Edgar de Evia, American photographer (b. 1910)
- 10th » Curt Hennig, American wrestler and manager (b. 1958)
- 10th » Clark MacGregor, American politician (b. 1922)
- 10th » Albert J. Ruffo, American lawyer, politician, and educator (b. 1908)
- 10th » Ron Ziegler, American politician, White House Press Secretary (b. 1939)
- 11th » Moses Hogan, American pianist and composer (b. 1957)
- 12th » Vali Myers, Australian painter (b. 1930)
- 13th » Kid Gavilan, Cuban boxer (b. 1926)
- 13th » Axel Jensen, Norwegian author (b. 1932)
- 13th » Dennis McDermott, Canadian union leader (b. 1922)
- 13th » Walt Whitman Rostow, American economist and politician, 7th United States National Security Advisor (b. 1916)
- 14th » Dolly (sheep) called Dolly, Scottish sheep (b. 1996)
- 14th » Johnny Longden, English jockey (b. 1907)
- 16th » Eleanor "Sis" Daley, American wife of Richard J. Daley (b. 1907)
- 16th » Rusty Magee, American actor and composer (b. 1955)
- 17th » Steve Bechler, American baseball player (b. 1979)
- 18th » Isser Harel, Belarusian-Israeli intelligence officer (b. 1912)
- 19th » Johnny Paycheck, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1938)
- 21st » Eddie Thomson, Scottish footballer and coach (b. 1947)
- 22nd » Daniel Taradash, American screenwriter (b. 1913)
- 23rd » Howie Epstein, American bass player, songwriter, and producer (Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers) (b. 1955)
- 23rd » Robert K. Merton, American sociologist (b. 1910)
- 23rd » Titos Vandis, Greek actor (b. 1917)
- 24th » Bernard Loiseau, French chef (b. 1951)
- 25th » Alberto Sordi, Italian actor (b. 1920)
- 26th » Christian Goethals, Belgian race car driver (b. 1928)
- 27th » John Lanchbery, English-Australian composer and conductor (b. 1923)
- 27th » Fred Rogers, American television host (b. 1928)
- 28th » Chris Brasher, Guyanese-English runner and journalist, co-founded the London Marathon (b. 1928)
- 28th » Dinos Dimopoulos, Greek director and screenwriter (b. 1921)
- 28th » Rudolf Kingslake, English engineer and academic (b. 1903)
- 28th » Roger Needham, English computer scientist (b. 1935)
- 28th » Fidel Sánchez Hernández, Salvadorian general and politician, President of El Salvador (b. 1917)
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