On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 2002

Famous Deaths

  • Alphonse Chapanis, founder of ergonomics (b. 1917)
  • AndrĂ© Delvaux, Belgian film director and screenwriter (b. 1926)
  • William "Buddy" Lester, American comedian and actor (Barney Miller, Phil Silvers Show), dies at 85
2002 Highlights

About October 4, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Libra