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June 15, 2004

June 15, 2004, was a Tuesday. It was 19 years, 11 months, and 5 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.

On This Day

What happened on this day?

Notable events that occurred on June 15, 2004:

  • The Detroit Pistons win the 2004 NBA Finals after defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 4-1.
Song charts

Top songs

These songs were on top of the music charts in the United States and the United Kingdom on June 15, 2004:

  • United States: "Burn" by Usher
  • United Kingdom: "I Don't Wanna Know" by Mario Wynans & Enya

The Billboard Hot 100 on June 15, 2004

These were the top five songs on the Billboard Hot 100 chart:

  • Burn - Usher
  • I Don't Wanna Know - Mario Winans Featuring Enya & P. Diddy
  • Naughty Girl - Beyonce
  • Yeah! - Usher Featuring Lil Jon & Ludacris
  • The Reason - Hoobastank
Play the top singles from 2004
A Spotify playlist of songs from 2004. Take a trip back to the days of Usher, Lil Jon, Outkast and Britney Spears!
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Top movie at the box office

The movie "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" was at the top of the box office on this day.

Facts

This date occurred 7,279 days ago. Approximately 243 months have passed. It was the 167th day of 2004, in week 25. The decade was the 2000s. People who were born on June 15, 2004, are now 19 years old and belong to the Gen-Z generation. 2004 was a leap year, which means that it had an extra day in February. We have gone through approximately 81 seasons of weather since this date.

Take me back to June 15, 2004

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The date is June 15, 2004, and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. The summer of 2004 is in full swing. The weather is warm, and the evenings are brighter than usual. Most schools and colleges are now finished until August or September.

In America, the song "Burn" by Usher is at the top of the singles charts, while "I Don't Wanna Know" by Mario Wynans & Enya is the number-one song in the UK. George W. Bush Jnr. is the President of the United States, and the movie Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is at the top of the box office. Tony Blair is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

On television, people are watching popular shows such as "The West Wing", "Andromeda", "Alias", and "The Osbournes". 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. People are using a software program called LimeWire to share music, software, and videos. Unfortunately, it is also a haven for computer viruses.

Smartphones don't exist yet. There are no Androids or iPhones. Cameras on phones are quickly becoming the norm. However, the photographs that they take are still lacking in quality. Internet users are using MSN Messenger and AIM 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. In Portugal, UEFA Euro 2004 is taking place. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Marlon Brando, Rick James, Brian Clough, and Big Boss Man would all still be alive.

People are playing video games such as "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City", "SSX 3", "Call of Duty", and "Beyond Good & Evil". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Malcolm in the Middle", "Jimmy Neutron", "Teen Titans", and "One Tree Hill". Children are playing with toys such as Betty Spaghetty (doll), Playmobil Airport, Kasey the Kinderbot, and Easy-Bake Real Meal.

News

News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on June 15, 2004.

  • UEFA Euro 2004.

    UEFA Euro 2004

    The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship was taking place in Portugal at this time. Greece unexpectedly went on to win the competition after defeating Portugal 1-0 in the final.
  • Napoleon Dynamite.

    Napoleon Dynamite

    In June of 2004, the comedy film "Napoleon Dynamite" was released in movie theaters. The film starred Jon Heder as Napoleon Dynamite, a socially-awkward nerd from Preston, Idaho.
  • Ray Charles passes away.

    Ray Charles passes away

    On June 10th, 2004, legendary singer Ray Charles passed away at the age of 73.
  • "My goodies, my goodies, my goodies..."

    "My goodies, my goodies, my goodies..."

    On June 8th, 2004, American singer Ciara released her debut single "Goodies", featuring Petey Pablo.
  • J.Lo marries Marc Anthony.

    J.Lo marries Marc Anthony

    On June 7th, 2004, Jennifer Lopez married her third husband Marc Anthony. The wedding occurred less than six months after Lopez had split with Ben Affleck.
  • 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 named the Time Person of the Year for 2004. This was due to his election victory over Democratic Party challenger John Kerry.
  • Britney Spears.

    Britney Spears

    Pop singer Britney Spears was named 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.
  • Best soccer players in the world.

    Best soccer players in the world

    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.
  • Bushisms.

    Bushisms

    There were books, websites, and posters dedicated to "Bushisms", which were verbal mishaps by US President George W. Bush. Example: "Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we."
  • The rise of camera phones.

    The rise of camera phones

    Camera phones started becoming increasingly common in 2003 and 2004. However, their picture quality was pixelated and blurry.
  • Ugg boots.

    Ugg boots

    Sheepskin-lined kicks called "Ugg boots" were in style. Celebrities such as Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Kate Moss, Lindsay Lohan, and Paris Hilton helped popularize the craze.
  • Landline phones begin to die out.

    Landline phones begin to die out

    The popularity of house telephones was starting to decline due to the rise of personal cellphones.
  • Internet usage increases dramatically.

    Internet usage increases dramatically

    From about 2002 onward, Internet usage increased dramatically across the world. Faster broadband networks were being rolled out, allowing users to download and stream their favorite music and videos. It was around this time that social networks became a thing.
  • The Internet begins to hurt music stores.

    The Internet begins to hurt music stores

    MP3 sharing on the Internet became extremely common in the early-to-mid 2000s. MP3 players were taking over, and portable CD players such as the "Discman" were being phased out. As downloads surged, it became increasingly obvious that most music stores would not survive the onslaught of the new digital age.
  • The PlayStation 2 & the Xbox.

    The PlayStation 2 & the Xbox

    The PlayStation 2 and the original Xbox were competing with one another.
  • MSN Messenger and AIM.

    MSN Messenger and AIM

    People were using MSN Messenger and AIM (AOL Instant Messenger) to chat with their friends online.
  • DVDs are replacing VCR tapes.

    DVDs are replacing VCR tapes

    DVDs were starting to replace VCR tapes. As a result, you no longer had to rewind your tapes before you brought them back to the rental store.

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on June 15, 2004.

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Events

What happened around this time?

News stories, pop culture trends, and other events that happened around June 15, 2004.

  • May 17, 2004:
    • Soccer: Robin Van Persie signs for Arsenal.
    • The first same-sex marriages in the United States take place in Massachusetts.
  • May 18, 2004: The World Health Organization announces that China is free of SARS.
  • May 21, 2004: The last episode of the tabloid talk show "Ricki Lake" is aired on TV.
  • May 22, 2004: Manchester United win the FA Cup final after beating Millwall 3-0.
  • May 24, 2004: Soccer: Liverpool manager Gérard Houllier leaves by "mutual consent".
  • May 26, 2004:
    • The Day After Tomorrow (2004) is released.
    • Fantasia Barrino wins Season 3 of American Idol.
    • Porto win the 2004 UEFA Champions League Final after beating Monaco 3-0.
  • May 31, 2004:
    • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) is released in movie theaters.
    • Soccer: Chelsea manager Claudio Ranieri is sacked.
  • June 2, 2004:
    • Jose Mourinho becomes the new manager of Chelsea.
    • Ken Jennings begins his 74-game winning streak on "Jeopardy!".
  • June 5, 2004: Former US President Ronald Reagan passes away.
  • June 7, 2004: Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony are married.
  • June 8, 2004:
    • The song "Goodies" is released by Ciara.
    • The final episode of "Hey Arnold!" is aired.
  • June 10, 2004: Singer Ray Charles passes away.
  • June 11, 2004:
    • The movie Napoleon Dynamite (2004) is released in cinemas.
    • The final episode of "The Wild Thornberrys" is aired on Nickelodeon.
  • June 12, 2004: The 2004 UEFA European Championship kicks off in Portugal.
  • This date: June 15, 2004
  • June 16, 2004: Soccer: Rafael Benítez becomes the new manager of Liverpool.
  • June 18, 2004: NBA: The LA Lakers announce that coach Phil Jackson will be stepping down from his position.
  • June 21, 2004: McFly release their single "Obviously".
  • June 23, 2004: White Chicks (2004) is released in cinemas.
  • June 24, 2004: The Orlando Magic select Dwight Howard in the 2004 NBA draft.
  • June 25, 2004:
    • The Notebook (2004) is released.
    • Michael Moore releases the documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11".
    • Rapper DMX is arrested at JFK airport for pretending to be an FBI agent.
  • June 30, 2004:
    • Spider-Man 2 (2004) is released in movie theaters.
    • The trial of Saddam Hussein begins.
    • The Luas begins operating in Dublin, Ireland.
  • July 1, 2004:
    • The animation series "Salad Fingers" is released by David Firth.
    • Actor Marlon Brando passes away at the age of 80.
  • July 4, 2004: Underdogs Greece win the 2004 UEFA European Championship with a 1-0 victory over Portugal.
  • July 6, 2004: The song "Burn" is released by R&B singer Usher.
  • July 7, 2004: King Arthur (2004) is released.
  • July 9, 2004: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) is released.
  • July 10, 2004: Ireland: Oxegen 2004 takes place at Punchestown Racecourse. The Cure, The Strokes and the Kings of Leon are among the acts that play.
  • July 15, 2004: I, Robot (2004), starring Will Smith, is released in movie theaters.
Zodiac info

Zodiac

Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Personality summary image

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 15, 2004, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • 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 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 15, 2004 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.

Mid-2000s fashion

Photographs of mid-2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Mid-2000s fashion

Television shows

TV series on June 15, 2004

TV audiences were watching the following shows on June 15, 2004:

TV shows from June 2004.

Deadwood
Deadwood
Pimp My Ride
Pimp My Ride
The Apprentice
The Apprentice
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
Arrested Development
Arrested Development
Room Raiders
Room Raiders
Cold Case
Cold Case
One Tree Hill
One Tree Hill
Two and a Half Men
Two and a Half Men
Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica
Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica
The O.C.
The O.C.
America's Next Top Model
America's Next Top Model

Cars in 2004

2004 saw the introduction of cars such as the Buick LaCrosse, the Chevrolet Cobalt, the Ford Mustang (fifth generation), the Peugeot 407, the Nissan Note, and the Chrysler 300.

Cars in 2004.

Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in June 2004

Children and teenagers were watching the following cartoons and TV series:

Peppa Pig
Peppa Pig
Danny Phantom
Danny Phantom
Dave the Barbarian
Dave the Barbarian

Drake & Josh
Drake & Josh
One Tree Hill
One Tree Hill
Romeo!
Romeo!
My Life as a Teenage Robot
My Life as a Teenage Robot
Teen Titans
Teen Titans
All Grown Up! (Rugrats)
All Grown Up! (Rugrats)
That's So Raven
That's So Raven
Jimmy Neutron
Jimmy Neutron
Toys

Toys in 2004

Children were playing with the following toys and games:

RoboSapien (toy robot)
RoboSapien (toy robot)
Cosmolight Alien Eggs
Cosmolight Alien Eggs
Mighty Beanz
Mighty Beanz
Ello Creation System
Ello Creation System
Easy-Bake Real Meal
Easy-Bake Real Meal
VideoNow (portable player)
VideoNow (portable player)
Gogo My Walkin Pup
Gogo My Walkin Pup
Namco TV Games
Namco TV Games
Bulls Eye Ball
Bulls Eye Ball
Justice League Figures
Justice League Figures
LEGO Clikits
LEGO Clikits
Hokey Pokey Elmo
Hokey Pokey Elmo
Video games

Video games

Popular video games that people were playing in June 2004.

Rome: Total War 2004
Rome: Total War
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow 2004
Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone 2003
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne 2003
Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne
Project Gotham Racing 2 2003
Project Gotham Racing 2
Manhunt 2003
Manhunt
Need for Speed: Underground 2003
Need for Speed: Underground
Beyond Good & Evil 2003
Beyond Good & Evil
Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando 2003
Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time 2003
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
True Crime: Streets of LA 2003
True Crime: Streets of LA
Call of Duty 2003
Call of Duty

Were you born on June 15, 2004?

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 of their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out June 15, 2010, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on June 15.

Jim Varney

Jim Varney

Actor Deceased
Born on June 15, 1949
He was not alive on this date.

Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping

Chinese leader
Born on June 15, 1953
He turned 51 on this day in 2004.

Helen Hunt

Helen Hunt

Actress
Born on June 15, 1963
She turned 41 on this day in 2004.

Courteney Cox

Courteney Cox

Actress
Born on June 15, 1964
She turned 40 on this day in 2004.

Ice Cube

Ice Cube

Rapper / Actor
Born on June 15, 1969
He turned 35 on this day in 2004.

Leah Remini

Leah Remini

Actress
Born on June 15, 1970
She turned 34 on this day in 2004.

Neil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris

Actor
Born on June 15, 1973
He turned 31 on this day in 2004.

Nadine Coyle

Nadine Coyle

Irish singer
Born on June 15, 1985
She turned 19 on this day in 2004.

USA

US President

George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on June 15, 2004.

UK

UK Prime Minister

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Ireland

Irish Taoiseach

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception

Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on June 15, 2004 was most likely conceived around September 23, 2003.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 15, 2004 is close to March 8, 2005.

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Stats for June 15, 2004

Statistics

Here are some interesting statistics about June 15, 2004:

  • 7,279 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,039 weeks have passed.
  • 628,905,600 seconds have passed since June 15, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 733,723,200 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 324,515,289,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 104,817,600 times.
  • You have taken approximately 54,085,882 steps. That's roughly 24,038 miles.
  • 7,546,867 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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