On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2004

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)
2004 Highlights

About August 7, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo