On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 2004

Famous Deaths

  • Don Cholito, Puerto Rican radio host (b. 1923)
  • Elroy "Crazylegs" Hirsch, American NFL halfback and end (LA Rams), dies at 80
  • Joe Viterelli, American actor (b. 1937)
  • Lloyd M. Bucher, U.S. Navy officer (b. 1927)
  • Melvyn "Mel" Pritchard, British progressive rock drummer (Barclay James Harvest), dies of a heart attack at 56
  • Trevor James Hold, British composer, writer, and musicologist (John Clare Songbook), dies at 64 [1]
2004 Highlights

About January 28, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius