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June 2nd, 2004.

June 2nd, 2004, was a Wednesday. It was day 154 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.

17 years and 10 days have passed since June 2nd, 2004.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.

On this day.

What happened on June 2nd, 2004?

  • Jose Mourinho becomes the new manager of Chelsea.

Music charts.

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

  • United States: Burn - Usher
  • United Kingdom: F.U.R.B. - Frankee
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Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Shrek 2" was at the top of the box office on June 2nd, 2004.

Take me back to June 2nd, 2004!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is June 2nd, 2004 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song Burn by Usher is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, F.U.R.B. by Frankee is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Shrek 2 is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister. In technology news, more and more people are beginning to gain access to the Internet. Internet speeds are increasing and MP3 sharing is beginning to threaten the existence of music stores. A popular software program called LimeWire is currently being used by many people to share music, software and videos. It is also a haven for computer viruses.

Cameras on phones are beginning to become more and more popular. Although the photographs that they take are still lacking in quality. 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.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "7th Heaven", "The Wild Thornberrys", "The Wire" and "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "The Simpsons Hit & Run", "Call of Duty", "Need for Speed: Underground" and "Manhunt". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Ed, Edd n Eddy", "The Fairly OddParents", "My Life as a Teenage Robot" and "Peppa Pig".

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

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on June 2nd, 2004.

  • "I think I'm a special one."

    "I think I'm a special one."

    At the beginning of June, 2004, Portuguese coach José Mourinho was unveiled as the new manager of Chelsea Football Club. His appointment followed the sacking of Claudio Ranieri.

  • Eurovision 2004.

    Eurovision 2004.

    The 2004 Eurovision song contest was held in Istanbul, Turkey. Ukraine won the contest with the song "Wild Dances" by Ruslana.

  • Mean Girls is released.

    Mean Girls is released.

    At this time, the teen comedy film "Mean Girls" was playing at movie theaters.

  • Ray Charles - "Here We Go Again"

    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.

  • 2004 in music.

    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 highest paid celebrities in 2004.

    The highest paid celebrities in 2004.

    According to Forbes, the highest paid celebrities in 2004 were Mel Gibson, Tiger Woods, Fiona Armstrong, Tom Cruise, The Rolling Stones, J.K. Rowling, Michael Jordan, Bruce Springsteen, Steven Spielberg and Johnny Depp.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 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.

  • Time Person of the Year 2004.

    Time Person of the Year 2004.

    US President George W. Bush was name as the Time Person of the Year for 2004.

  • Britney Spears.

    Britney Spears.

    Pop singer Britney Spears was named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2004.

  • 2004 in movies.

    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.

  • Who were the best football players 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.

  • Million Dollar Baby.

    Million Dollar Baby.

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

  • The rise of camera phones.

    The rise of camera phones.

    In 2003 and 2004, camera phones started to become more and more popular around the world.

  • Landline phones begin to die out.

    Landline phones begin to die out.

    During this period, landline phones started to decline. This was due to the rise of personal cell phones.

  • Internet usage increases dramatically.

    Internet usage increases dramatically.

    From about 2002 onward, Internet usage increased dramatically across the entire world. Faster broadband networks were being rolled out, allowing users to download and stream their favorite music and videos. Social networks also started to blow up in popularity.

  • The Internet begins to hurt music stores.

    The Internet begins to hurt music stores.

    In the early-to-mid "naughties", MP3 sharing on the Internet became more and more popular. MP3 players were taking over and portable CD players such as the "Discman" were declining in popularity. During this period, it became increasingly obvious that most music stores would not survive the onslaught of the digital age.

  • The PlayStation 2 & the Xbox.

    The PlayStation 2 & the Xbox.

    The PlayStation 2 and the original Xbox were competing with one another during this time.

  • MSN Messenger.

    MSN Messenger.

    During this period of time, a lot of people were using MSN Messenger to chat with their friends online.

  • DVDs begin to replace VCR tapes.

    DVDs begin to replace VCR tapes.

    In the first half of the naughties, DVDs started to replace the older VCR tapes. This meant that you no longer had to rewind your tapes before bringing them back to the rental store!

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 17 years and 10 days have passed since June 2nd, 2004.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 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 June 2nd, 2004, will be 17 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2004 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1086130800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around June 2nd, 2004.

  • 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 after beating Monaco 3-0.
  • May 31st, 2004: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) is released in movie theaters.
  • May 31st, 2004: Soccer: Chelsea manager Claudio Ranieri is sacked.
  • This date: June 2nd, 2004
  • June 5th, 2004: Former US President Ronald Reagan passes away.
  • June 7th, 2004: Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are married.
  • June 8th, 2004: The song "Goodies" is released by Ciara.
  • June 10th, 2004: Singer Ray Charles passes away.
  • June 11th, 2004: The movie Napoleon Dynamite (2004) is released in cinemas.
  • June 12th, 2004: The 2004 UEFA European Championship kicks off in Portugal.
  • June 15th, 2004: The Detroit Pistons win the 2004 NBA Finals after defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 4-1.
  • June 16th, 2004: Soccer: Rafael Benítez becomes the new manager of Liverpool.
  • June 18th, 2004: NBA: The LA Lakers announce that coach Phil Jackson will be stepping down from his position.
  • June 23rd, 2004: White Chicks (2004) is released in cinemas.
  • June 25th, 2004: The Notebook (2004) is released.
  • June 25th, 2004: Michael Moore releases the documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11".
  • June 25th, 2004: Rapper DMX is arrested at JFK airport for pretending to be an FBI agent.
  • June 30th, 2004: Spider-Man 2 (2004) is released in movie theaters.
  • June 30th, 2004: The trial of Saddam Hussein begins.
  • June 30th, 2004: The Luas begins operating in Dublin, Ireland.
  • July 1st, 2004: The animation series "Salad Fingers" is released by David Firth.
  • July 1st, 2004: Actor Marlon Brando passes away at the age of 80.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 2nd, 2004, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2004 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 2nd, 2004 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.

Photos of mid-2000s fashion.

Photographs of mid-2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of mid-2000s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Deadwood - Western television series.
  • Pimp My Ride - Car customization show hosted by rapper Xzibit.
  • 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.
  • Cold Case - Crime series about a fictional Philadelphia Police Department division that specializes in investigating cold cases.
  • 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.
  • Punk'd - Hidden camera / prank TV show created by Ashton Kutcher and Jason Goldberg.

Kid's TV shows on June 2nd, 2004.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2004.

  • Peppa Pig
  • 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
  • Rugrats

Popular toys and games in 2004.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2004.

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

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • Pro Evolution Soccer 3 - Soccer game.
  • 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.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2004.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out June 2nd, 2010 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 2nd of June.

  • June 2nd, 1954: Dennis Haysbert (Actor) turned 50 on this day in 2004.
  • June 2nd, 1972: Wentworth Miller (Actor) turned 32 on this day in 2004.
  • June 2nd, 1978: Justin Long (Actor) turned 26 on this day in 2004.
  • June 2nd, 1988: Sergio Aguero (Argentine soccer player) turned 16 on this day in 2004.
  • June 2nd, 1994: Shroud (Canadian streamer) turned 10 on this day in 2004.

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 2nd of June.

  • Republic Day (Italy)

Weather on June 2nd, 2004.

Historical weather information for June 2nd, 2004.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 59.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 15.11 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.94 degrees Celsius.

US President.

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

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 2nd, 2004.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on June 2nd, 2004 was most likely conceived around the 24th of August, 2003.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 2nd, 2004 is close to the 12th of March, 2005.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 6,219 days have passed since this date.
  • 888 weeks have passed.
  • 537,321,600 seconds have passed since the June 2nd, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 626,875,200 times.
  • Since June 2nd, 2004, the earth has travelled approximately 277,257,945,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 89,553,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 46,209,658 steps. That's about 20,538 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,447,859 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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