On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 2004

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Single

"If I Ain't Got You" single released by Alicia Keys (Grammy Award Best Female R&B Vocal Performance 2005, Billboard Song of the Year 2004)

Singer-Songwriter Alicia Keys
Alicia Keys

Famous Deaths

  • José López Portillo, President of Mexico (b. 1920)
  • Shirley Strickland de la Hunty, Australian 100m dash (Olympic bronze 1948), dies at 78
2004 Highlights

About February 17, 2004

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius