On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 2004

Historical Events

  • ASEAN Regional Forum accepts Pakistan as its 24th member.

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Mira Sorvino (36) weds actor Christopher Backus (23) in a private civil ceremony at the Santa Barbara Courthouse

Famous Deaths

  • John Cullen Murphy, American comic strip artist, dies at 85
  • Mochtar Lubis, Indonesian writer and editor (Twilight in Jakarta), dies at 82
  • Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen, Portuguese poet and children's author (The Sea Girl), dies at 84
2004 Highlights

About July 2, 2004

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer