On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 2004

Historical Events

  • Saturn Orbit insertion of Cassini-Huygens begins at 01:12 UTC and ends at 02:48 UTC.

Famous Deaths

Person of interestMarlon Brando

Marlon Brando, American actor (The Godfather, A Streetcar Named Desire and On the Waterfront), dies at 80

  • Peter Barnes, English writer (b. 1931)
  • Todor Skalovski, Macedonian composer (b. 1909)
2004 Highlights

About July 1, 2004

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer