On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 2004

Famous Deaths

  • Czeslaw Niemen, Polish musician (b. 1939)
  • Harry Brecheen, American baseball player (b. 1914)
  • Noble Willingham, American actor (Walker, Texas Ranger), dies at 72
  • Ray Stark, American stage and film producer, dies at 88
  • Zenobia Powell Perry, American composer (Tawawa House), educator, and civil rights activist, dies at 94
2004 Highlights

About January 17, 2004

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

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