On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cubs pitcher Greg Maddux enters the history books with his 300th career win in the Chicago's 8-4 triumph v San Francisco at SBC Park

MLB Pitching Legend Greg Maddux
MLB Pitching Legend
Greg Maddux

Famous Weddings

  • "The Wonder Years" actor Fred Savage (28) weds commercial real estate agent Jennifer Stone (31) in Los Angeles

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Bibby, English ornithologist (b. 1948)
  • Red Adair, American oil field firefighter (b. 1915)