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July 1st, 2004.

July 1st, 2004, was a Thursday. It was day 183 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.

16 years, 10 months and 8 days have passed since July 1st, 2004.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.

On this day.

What happened on July 1st, 2004?

  • Actor Marlon Brando passes away at the age of 80.
  • The animation series "Salad Fingers" is released by David Firth.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 1st, 2004.

  • United States: Burn - Usher
  • United Kingdom: Obviously - McFly

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Fahrenheit 9/11" was at the top of the box office on July 1st, 2004.

Take me back to July 1st, 2004!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is July 1st, 2004 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. In America, the July 4th celebrations are fast approaching.

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, Obviously by McFly is the number one hit song.

George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Fahrenheit 9/11 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. In Portugal, UEFA Euro 2004 is taking place.

Actor Marlon Brando has recently passed away at the age of 80. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Everybody Loves Raymond", "The King of Queens", "Dora the Explorer" and "My Wife and Kids". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty", "True Crime: Streets of LA", "Manhunt" and "Rome: Total War".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Bear in the Big Blue House", "CatDog", "The Powerpuff Girls" and "That's So Raven". 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 July 1st, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • UEFA Euro 2004.

    The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship is held in Portugal. Greece win the competition after defeating Portugal 1-0.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 16 years, 10 months and 8 days have passed since July 1st, 2004.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 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 July 1st, 2004, will be 16 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2004 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1088636400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around July 1st, 2004.

  • June 2nd, 2004: Jose Mourinho becomes the new manager of Chelsea.
  • 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 8th, 2004: The last episode of the cartoon TV series "Rugrats" is aired.
  • 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 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.
  • This date: July 1st, 2004
  • July 4th, 2004: Underdogs Greece win the 2004 UEFA European Championship with a 1-0 victory over Portugal.
  • July 6th, 2004: The song "Burn" is released by R&B singer Usher.
  • July 7th, 2004: King Arthur (2004) is released.
  • July 9th, 2004: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) is released.
  • July 10th, 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 15th, 2004: I, Robot (2004), starring Will Smith, is released in movie theaters.
  • July 16th, 2004: Martha Stewart is sentenced to five months in prison for conspiracy, obstruction of an agency proceeding and making false statements.
  • July 16th, 2004: Wrestling: The WWE releases Rikishi from his contract.
  • July 19th, 2004: The song "Dry Your Eyes" is released by The Streets.
  • July 20th, 2004: Football: Didier Drogba agrees to join Chelsea.
  • July 23rd, 2004: The Bourne Supremacy (2004) is released.
  • July 30th, 2004: Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004) is released.
  • July 30th, 2004: The Village (2004) is released.
  • July 30th, 2004: Boxing: British boxer Danny Williams defeats Mike Tyson.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 1st, 2004, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • 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: July 1st, 2004 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Birth flower (July): The Larkspur and the Water Lily.

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 July 1st, 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
  • 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.
  • 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.

2004 playlist.

A Spotify playlist of songs from 2004. Take a trip back to the days of Usher, Lil Jon, Outkast and Britney Spears!

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 1st of July.

  • July 1st, 1961: Princess Diana (Princess of Wales) (Deceased)
  • July 1st, 1971: Missy Elliott (Rapper) turned 33 on this day in 2004.
  • July 1st, 1976: Patrick Kluivert (Dutch soccer player) turned 28 on this day in 2004.

Weather on July 1st, 2004.

Historical weather information for July 1st, 2004.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.6 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 70.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 21.17 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.61 degrees Celsius.

US President.

George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on July 1st, 2004.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 1st, 2004.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about July 1st, 2004.

  • A total of 6,156 days have passed since this date.
  • 879 weeks have passed.
  • 531,878,400 seconds have passed since the July 1st, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 620,524,800 times.
  • Since July 1st, 2004, the earth has travelled approximately 274,449,254,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 88,646,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 45,741,542 steps. That's about 20,330 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,382,541 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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