On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 2004

Historical Events

  • World's largest indoor water park Tropical Islands Resort, opens in the Aerium, an old airship hanger, in the world's largest free-standing hall, south of Berlin, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert C. Brown, English-born American chemist, Nobel laureate (b. 1912)
  • Renata Tebaldi, Italian soprano, dies at 82
2004 Highlights

About December 19, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 17 years and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

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