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April 2nd, 2004

April 2nd, 2004, fell on a Friday. It was day 93 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.

16 years, 6 months and 23 days have passed since April 2nd, 2004.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 2nd, 2004:

  • Hellboy (2004) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 2nd, 2004:

  • United States: Yeah - Usher
  • United Kingdom: Yeah - Usher

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Hellboy" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 2nd, 2004 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

The summer of 2004 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. The song Yeah by Usher is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Hellboy is at the top of the Box Office.

A popular software program called LimeWire is being used by many people to share MP3 files (and viruses). Internet users are using MSN Messenger to chat with each other online. It's 2004, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Usher, Alicia Keys, Maroon 5, OutKast, Mario Winans, the Terror Squad and Ciara.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "7th Heaven", "Everybody Loves Raymond", "Will & Grace" and "Two and a Half Men". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic", "Call of Duty", "Need for Speed: Underground" and "Manhunt". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Friends", "CatDog", "The Wild Thornberrys" and "SpongeBob SquarePants".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation 2", "Bratz (dolls)", "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game" and "Beyblades (spinning top toys)".


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 April 2nd, 2004.

  • Million Dollar Baby

    "Million Dollar Baby" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 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.

  • Britney Spears

    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.

  • Ray Charles - "Here We Go Again"

    "Here We Go Again" by Ray Charles would go on to win a Grammy for 2004's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 16 years, 6 months and 23 days have passed since April 2nd, 2004.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 2004.
  • Leap Year: 2004 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on April 2nd, 2004, will be 16 years of age.
  • People born in 2004 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1080860400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 2nd, 2004:

  • March 9th, 2004: Westlife singer Brian McFadden announces that he is leaving the group.
  • March 11th, 2004: The Madrid train bombings kill 191 people.
  • March 14th, 2004: WrestleMania XX: Chris Benoit defeats Triple H and Shawn Michaels in a Triple Threat Match at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
  • March 19th, 2004: Dawn of the Dead (2004) is released.
  • March 23rd, 2004: Usher releases his album Confessions.
  • March 23rd, 2004: The game "Far Cry" is released.
  • March 29th, 2004: Ireland: A smoking ban comes into effect for all restaurants, pubs and work places.
  • April 9th, 2004: The comedy movie Shaun of the Dead (2004) is released.
  • April 9th, 2004: The Girl Next Door (2004), starring Elisha Cuthbert, is released in movie theaters.
  • April 15th, 2004: Bill Rancic wins the first season of The Apprentice.
  • April 21st, 2004: Man on Fire (2004) is released.
  • April 22nd, 2004: American footballer Pat Tillman is killed in Afghanistan.
  • April 25th, 2004: Arsenal (The Invincibles) win the Premier League after drawing 2-2 against Spurs.
  • April 28th, 2004: Pictures of Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse are released.
  • April 30th, 2004: Mean Girls (2004) is released in cinemas.
  • May 2nd, 2004: Football: Leeds United are relegated from the Premier League after a 4-1 defeat at Bolton.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 2nd, 2004, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2004 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 2nd, 2004 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Deadwood - Western television series.
  • The Apprentice - Reality TV show starring Donald Trump.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • Arrested Development - American sitcom starring Michael Cera.
  • One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • The O.C. - Teen drama sitcom.
  • Teen Titans - Cartoon series.
  • That's So Raven - Disney Channel sitcom starring Raven-Symone.
  • Without a Trace - TV show about the FBI's Missing Persons Squad.
  • CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.
  • 8 Simple Rules - Starring John Ritter, Kaley Cuoco and Katey Sagal.

2004 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2004.

"Drake & Josh" - "One Tree Hill" - "My Life as a Teenage Robot" - "Teen Titans" - "That's So Raven" - "Jimmy Neutron" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "My Wife and Kids" - "Grounded for Life" - "Malcolm in the Middle" - "Rocket Power" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "Bob the Builder" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "The Wild Thornberrys" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "7th Heaven" - "Friends" - "Rugrats"


2004 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2004:

  • RoboSapien
  • Beyblades (spinning top toys)
  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
  • Bratz (dolls)
  • PlayStation 2

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 2nd of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 2nd, 2004:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.2 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 38.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.61 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 15.49cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.61 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.05cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on April 2nd, 2004.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 2nd, 2004 was probably conceived around the 24th of June, 2003. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 2nd, 2004 is the 10th of January, 2005. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Manhunt - Controversial stealth-based survival horror game.
  • Need for Speed: Underground - Car racing game.
  • 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?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 2nd, 2004.

  • 6,050 days have passed since this date.
  • 522,723,600 seconds have passed since the April 2nd, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 609,844,200 times.
  • Since April 2nd, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 269,725,377,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 87,120,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 44,954,230 steps. That's about 19,980 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,272,683 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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