What Happened on July 18, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardSports Awards

12th ESPY Awards: Lance Armstrong, Diana Taurasi win

Professional Cyclist and Drug Cheat Lance Armstrong
Professional Cyclist and Drug Cheat
Lance Armstrong
  • British Open Golf, Royal Troon: American Todd Hamilton wins his only major title, defeating 2002 champion Ernie Els of South Africa by a stroke in a 4-hole playoff

Famous Deaths

  • Émile Peynaud, French oenologist, dies at 92
  • Paul Foot, British journalist (b. 1937)