The 26th of May, 2004, fell on a Wednesday. Day 147 of 2004. Decade: 2000s.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 26th of May, 2004:
Porto win the 2004 UEFA Champions League Final.
The Day After Tomorrow (2004) is released.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 26th of May, 2004:
United States: Burn - Usher
United Kingdom: F.U.R.B. - Frankee
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Troy" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 26th of May, 2004.
2004 in movies.
Movies released in 2004 included Shrek 2, Mean Girls, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Spider-Man 2, The Incredibles, The Passion of the Christ, The Day After Tomorrow, Meet the Fockers, "I, Robot", Troy, Shark Tale, Ocean's Twelve, The Village, Million Dollar Baby, Saw, Man on Fire, A Series of Unfortunate Events and DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story.
Pop singer Britney Spears is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2004.
Time Person of the Year 2004
US President George W. Bush is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2004.
2004 in music.
Popular music artists in 2004 included Beyoncé, Twista, Usher, J-Kwon, Maroon 5, Alicia Keys, Outkast, Juvenile, Christina Milian, Ashlee Simpson, Destiny's Child, Eminem and Snoop Dogg.
The 2004 Eurovision song contest is held in Istanbul, Turkey. Ukraine win the contest with the song "Wild Dances" by Ruslana.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of May:
True Crime: Streets of LA - Open world adventure game that was released on the PlayStation 2.
Call of Duty - FPS game that was set in World War 2.
The Simpsons Hit & Run - Animated car game that was based on The Simpsons.
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic - RPG game based on the Star Wars movie series.
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 26th of May, 2004.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 26th of May, 2004.
5,681 days have passed since this date.
490,842,000 seconds have passed since the 26th of May, 2004.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 572,649,000 times.
Since the 26th of May, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 253,274,472,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 81,807,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,212,412 steps. That's about 18,761 miles!
Since this date, 5,890,104 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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