On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Deaths

  • Eugene Roche, American actor (Foul Play, Slaughterhouse Five), dies at 75

Person of interestFrancis Crick

Francis Crick, English molecular biologist, Nobel laureate (1962), dies of colon cancer at 88

Molecular biologist Francis Crick
Molecular biologist
Francis Crick
  • George Williams, soul singer (the Tymes), dies at 68
  • Sam Edwards, American actor (Captain Midnight, Twelve O'Clock High), dies at 89
  • Tiziano Terzani, Italian journalist (b. 1938)