On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2004

Historical Events

Sports History

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

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, dies at 89
2004 Highlights

About August 7, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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