July 4th, 2004, fell on a Sunday. It was day 186 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.
16 years, 2 months and 20 days have passed since July 4th, 2004.
On This Date
Events that occurred on July 4th, 2004:
Greece win the 2004 UEFA European Championship.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 4th, 2004:
United States: Burn - Usher
United Kingdom: Obviously - McFly
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Fahrenheit 9/11" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is July 4th, 2004 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. America is celebrating the 4th of July, which means that fireworks are being set off and families are holding barbeques together.
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. 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. Actor Marlon Brando has recently passed away at the age of 80. Underdogs Greece have just won the 2004 UEFA European Championship.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "The King of Queens", "Will & Grace", "Alias" and "Deadwood". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic", "Call of Duty", "Manhunt" and "Rome: Total War". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Grounded for Life", "Jimmy Neutron", "Teen Titans" and "My Life as a Teenage Robot".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation 2", "Bratz (dolls)", "Beyblades (spinning top toys)" and "RoboSapien".
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 July 4th, 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.
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.
UEFA Euro 2004
The 2004 UEFA European Football Championship is held in Portugal. Greece win the competition after defeating Portugal 1-0.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
16 years, 2 months and 20 days have passed since July 4th, 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 4th, 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 1088895600.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around July 4th, 2004:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 4th, 2004, will have the star sign Cancer.
However, if you are going by the new star sign system (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).
Native American Zodiac: July 4th, 2004 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Deadwood - Western television series.
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.
The Wire - American crime drama that is centered around Baltimore.
2004 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing 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"
2004 - Toys & Games
Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2004:
Beyblades (spinning top toys)
Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 4th of July:
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.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about July 4th, 2004.
5,926 days have passed since this date.
512,006,400 seconds have passed since the July 4th, 2004.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 597,340,800 times.
Since July 4th, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 264,195,302,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 85,334,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 44,032,550 steps. That's about 19,570 miles!
Since this date, 6,144,077 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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