On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 2004

Historical Events

  • "4th and 26", trailing Green Bay Packers by 3 in NFC Divisional Playoff Game, Philadelphia Eagles face 4th and 26 on their final drive, Donovan McNabb hits Freddie Mitchell for 29 yards. Eagles tie the game and go on to win in overtime

Film and TV Awards

30th People's Choice Awards: Mel Gibson & Julia Roberts win (Dramatic Motion Picture) and Ray Romano & Jennifer Aniston win (TV)

  • Washington Capitals' German goaltender Olaf K√∂lzig records his 32nd NHL career shutout in a 1-0 win against the visiting Edmonton Oilers

Famous Deaths

  • Mervyn Pike [Baroness Pike], British politician (C), dies at 85
2004 Highlights

About January 11, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn