On This Day

What Happened on August 8, 2004

Historical Events


Hall of fameHall of Fame

John Elway is inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame

NFL Quarterback John Elway
NFL Quarterback
John Elway

Famous Deaths

  • Dimitris Papamichael, Greek actor (b. 1934)
  • Fay Wray, Canadian American actress (King Kong), dies at 96
2004 Highlights

About August 8, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo