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November 17th, 2004

November 17th, 2004, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 322 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.

15 years, 11 months and 12 days have passed since November 17th, 2004.


On This Date

Events that occurred on November 17th, 2004:

  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 17th, 2004:

  • United States: My Boo - Usher & Alicia Keys
  • United Kingdom: Vertigo - U2

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is November 17th, 2004 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder.

In America, the song My Boo by Usher & Alicia Keys is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Vertigo by U2 is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Incredibles 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.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "7th Heaven", "Stargate SG-1", "My Wife and Kids" and "Scrubs". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Manhunt", "Rome: Total War", "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" and "Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "My Life as a Teenage Robot", "Unfabulous" and "Veronica Mars".

If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "PlayStation 2", "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game", "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 November 17th, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater.

    Hideo Kojima's critically-acclaimed stealth game "Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater" was released for the PlayStation 2 on the 17th of November, 2004.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 15 years, 11 months and 12 days have passed since November 17th, 2004.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 47 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 November 17th, 2004, will be 15 years of age.
  • People born in 2004 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1100649600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around November 17th, 2004:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 17th, 2004, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2004 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: November 17th, 2004 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
  • Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
  • Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
  • Boston Legal - TV show about a Boston law firm.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
  • Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
  • Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide - Nickelodeon TV show about the adventures of middle school teenager Ned Bigby.
  • Joey - Short-lived spin-off show about the life of Friend's character Joey Tribbiani.
  • Stargate Atlantis - Spin-off of the original Stargate series.
  • 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.

2004 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2004.

"Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County" - "Veronica Mars" - "Unfabulous" - "Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide" - "LazyTown" - "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" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "7th Heaven"


2004 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2004:

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

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of November:


Weather

Weather information for November 17th, 2004:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.3 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 49.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 9.67 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.22 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on November 17th, 2004.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on November 17th, 2004 was probably conceived around the 8th of February, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 17th, 2004 is the 27th of August, 2005. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater - The third game in the series.
  • Half-Life 2 - FPS game.
  • Halo 2 - FPS game that was released for the XBox 360.
  • Killzone - FPS game.
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Starring CJ.
  • Counter-Strike: Source - FPS game developed by Valve Corporation.
  • Rome: Total War - PC strategy game.
  • Manhunt - Controversial stealth-based survival horror game.
  • Need for Speed: Underground - Car racing game.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about November 17th, 2004.

  • 5,825 days have passed since this date.
  • 503,280,000 seconds have passed since the November 17th, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 587,160,000 times.
  • Since November 17th, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 259,692,480,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 83,880,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 43,282,080 steps. That's about 19,236 miles!
  • Since this date, 6,039,360 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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