On This Day

What Happened on April 19, 2004

Historical Events

  • 108th Boston Marathon: Kenyan double; Timothy Cherigat takes men's title in 2:10:37; Catherine Ndereba wins her 3rd women's event in 2:24:27

Famous Deaths

  • John Maynard Smith, English biologist (b. 1920)
  • Norris McWhirter, Scottish co-founder of the Guinness Book of Records (b. 1925)
2004 Highlights

About April 19, 2004

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries