On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 2001

Historical Events

  • Australian cricket spinner Shane Warne skittles England (162) with 6/33 to guide tourists to a 7 wicket 3rd Test victory at Trent Bridge; Aussies regain Ashes with record 7th straight Test win v England

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

"James Bond" actor Pierce Brosnan (49) weds TV host and journalist Keely Shaye Smith (37) at the 785-year-old Ballintubber Abbey in County Mayo, Ireland

  • "Northern Exposure" actor Joshua Morrow (27) weds Tobe Keeney

Famous Deaths

  • Lorenzo Music, American writer, actor and voice actor (Rhoda - Carlton, the doorman; Garfield), dies at 64
2001 Highlights

About August 4, 2001

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 19 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo