April 28th, 2004

April 28th, 2004, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 119 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.

16 years, 8 months and 19 days have passed since April 28th, 2004.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 28th, 2004:

  • Pictures of Abu Ghraib torture and prisoner abuse are released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 28th, 2004:

  • United States: Yeah - Usher
  • United Kingdom: F**k It - Eamon

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is April 28th, 2004 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2004 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

In America, the song Yeah by Usher is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, F**k It by Eamon is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Man on Fire is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. 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 "Grounded for Life", "The Shield", "8 Simple Rules" and "Deadwood". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty", "True Crime: Streets of LA", "Need for Speed: Underground" and "Rome: Total War".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "CatDog", "Ed, Edd n Eddy", "SpongeBob SquarePants" and "One Tree Hill". Popular toys include the likes of "PlayStation 2", "Bratz (dolls)", "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game" and "RoboSapien (toy robot)".


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 28th, 2004.

  • Million Dollar Baby

    "Million Dollar Baby" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2004.

  • Who were the best football players in 2004?

    In 2004, the best soccer players were Andriy Shevchenko, Deco, Ronaldinho, Thierry Henry, Theodoros Zagorakis, Adriano, Pavel Nedvěd, Wayne Rooney, Ricardo Carvalho and Ruud van Nistelrooy.

  • 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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2004?

    In 2004, the best NBA players were Kevin Garnett, Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Jason Kidd, Jermaine O'Neal, Peja Stojaković, Ben Wallace, Sam Cassell, Tracy McGrady, Dirk Nowitzki, Ron Artest, Yao Ming, Michael Redd and Baron Davis.

  • 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, 8 months and 19 days have passed since April 28th, 2004.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 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 28th, 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 1083106800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 28th, 2004:

  • March 29th, 2004: Ireland: A smoking ban comes into effect for all restaurants, pubs and work places.
  • April 2nd, 2004: Hellboy (2004) is released.
  • 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 21st, 2004: Soccer pundit Ron Atkinson resigns following racist remarks he made about Chelsea player Marcel Desailly.
  • 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 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.
  • May 6th, 2004: The TV show "Friends" comes to an end after nearly ten years.
  • May 7th, 2004: Van Helsing (2004) is released.
  • May 13th, 2004: The final episode of Frasier is aired.
  • May 14th, 2004: Troy (2004), starring Brad Pitt, is released in movie theaters.
  • May 17th, 2004: Soccer: Robin Van Persie signs for Arsenal.
  • May 22nd, 2004: Manchester United win the FA Cup final after beating Millwall 3-0.
  • May 24th, 2004: Soccer: Liverpool manager Gérard Houllier leaves by "mutual consent".
  • May 26th, 2004: The Day After Tomorrow (2004) is released.
  • May 26th, 2004: Fantasia Barrino wins Season 3 of American Idol.
  • May 26th, 2004: Porto win the 2004 UEFA Champions League Final.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 28th, 2004, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2004 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 28th, 2004 falls under the Beaver.
  • 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.
  • Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica - Reality series about the marriage of Nick Lachey and Jessica Simpson.
  • 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.

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

Video Games

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

  • Rome: Total War - PC strategy game.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 28th, 2004:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 38.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 3.56 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 3.3cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.44 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 13.97cm.

US President

Who was the US President on April 28th, 2004?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 28th, 2004?

  • Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 28th, 2004 was probably conceived around the 20th of July, 2003. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 28th, 2004 is the 5th of February, 2005. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on April 28th, 2004.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to April 28th, 2004. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


NB: If a video is blank, click on the button above to view the next one...

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 28th, 2004.

  • 6,108 days have passed since this date.
  • 527,734,800 seconds have passed since the April 28th, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 615,690,600 times.
  • Since April 28th, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 272,311,156,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 87,955,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 45,385,193 steps. That's about 20,171 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,332,818 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Random Dates

A list of random dates that you might be interested in:


Previous Day
27th of April, 2004