On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 2004

Historical Events

  • Macquarie Island in the Southern Ocean is hit by an 8.1 magnitude earthquake.

Famous Weddings

  • CBS executive Les Moonves (55) weds CBS' "Early Show" co-host Julie Chen (34) on a private estate in Acapulco

Famous Deaths

2004 Highlights

About December 23, 2004

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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