What Happened on July 16, 2004

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Martha Stewart is sentenced to five months in prison plus five months in home confinement for lying to federal investigators

Business Magnate and TV Personality Martha Stewart
Business Magnate and TV Personality
Martha Stewart
  • Millennium Park, considered the first and most ambitious architectural project in the early 21st century for Chicago, is opened to the public by Mayor Richard M. Daley.

Famous Deaths

  • George Busbee, Governor of Georgia (b. 1927)