December 3rd, 2004

December 3rd, 2004, fell on a Friday. It was day 338 of 2004. The decade was the 2000s.

15 years, 8 months and 8 days have passed since December 3rd, 2004.


On This Date

Events that occurred on December 3rd, 2004:

  • Cali Cartel leader Rodriguez Orejuela is extradited to the United States.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 3rd, 2004:

  • United States: My Boo - Usher & Alicia Keys
  • United Kingdom: I'll Stand By You - Girls Aloud

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is December 3rd, 2004 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. In America, the song My Boo by Usher & Alicia Keys is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, I'll Stand By You by Girls Aloud is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie National Treasure 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 "Will & Grace", "Grounded for Life", "My Wife and Kids" and "The O.C.".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Rome: Total War", "Counter-Strike: Source", "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" and "Halo 2". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "That '70s Show", "The Powerpuff Girls", "Dora the Explorer" and "Veronica Mars". Popular toys include the likes of "Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game", "Beyblades (spinning top toys)", "RoboSapien" and "Nintendo DS".


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 December 3rd, 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, 8 months and 8 days have passed since December 3rd, 2004.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 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 December 3rd, 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 1102032000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 3rd, 2004:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 3rd, 2004, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2004 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 3rd, 2004 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

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.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • Arrested Development - American sitcom starring Michael Cera.

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:

  • Nintendo DS
  • 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 3rd of December:


Weather

Weather information for December 3rd, 2004:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.7 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 32.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.28 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 3.3cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 3.94 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on December 3rd, 2004.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 3rd, 2004 was probably conceived around the 24th of February, 2004. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 3rd, 2004 is the 12th of September, 2005. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • World of Warcraft - Massively multiplayer online role-playing game.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on December 3rd, 2004.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to December 3rd, 2004. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 3rd, 2004.

  • 5,731 days have passed since this date.
  • 495,154,800 seconds have passed since the December 3rd, 2004.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 577,680,600 times.
  • Since December 3rd, 2004, earth has travelled approximately 255,499,876,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 82,525,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 42,583,313 steps. That's about 18,926 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,941,858 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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