On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 2004

Historical Events

  • A fire in the Rep├║blica Cromagnon nightclub in Buenos Aires, Argentina kills 194.

Famous Weddings

  • Boston Red Sox centerfielder Johnny Damon (31) weds Michelle Mangan at Ritz Carlton Grande Lakes Hotel in Orlando, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Artie Shaw [Arthur Arshawsky], American bandleader, jazz clarinetist and actor (Begin the Beguine), dies at 94
2004 Highlights

About December 30, 2004

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn