On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 2004

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ken Jennings begins his 74-game winning streak on the syndicated game show Jeopardy!

74 Time Jeopardy Champion Ken Jennings
74 Time Jeopardy Champion
Ken Jennings

Famous Deaths

  • Loyd Sigmon, American amateur ("ham") radio broadcaster, dies at 95
  • Nicolai Ghiaurov, Bulgarian opera singer, dies at 74
2004 Highlights

About June 2, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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