On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 2004

Historical Events

  • Official opening of Bangkok's subway system.

Sport awardWimbledon Women's Tennis

Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Maria Sharapova becomes first Russian player to win Wimbledon beating defending champion Serena Williams 6-1, 6-4

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova
Tennis Player
Maria Sharapova
Tennis Player Serena Williams
Tennis Player
Serena Williams

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Tori Spelling (31) weds actor-writer Charlie Shanian (35) at her parents 56,000-square foot mansion in Bel Air, California
  • The Bachelor actor Bob Guiney (33) weds "All My Children" soap opera actress Rebecca Budig (31) in Long Lake, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Andrian Nikolayev, Soviet cosmonaut (b. 1929)
2004 Highlights

About July 3, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer