On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 2004

Famous Deaths

  • Fred Lawrence Whipple, American astronomer (dirty-snowball theory), dies at 97
  • Indian Larry, American motorcycle builder and stuntman (b. 1949)
2004 Highlights

About August 30, 2004

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Late Summer Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

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