On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 2004

Famous Weddings

  • "The X-Files" actress Gillian Anderson (36) weds former journalist and documentary filmmaker Julian Ozanne (42) on Shella island in Lamu, Kenya

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Axelrod, American biochemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1912)
  • Ken Burkhart, American baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals) and umpire, dies at 88
  • Liddy Holloway, New Zealand actress (b. 1947)
2004 Highlights

About December 29, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

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