On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 2004

Historical Events

  • 58th Tony Awards: Avenue Q & I Am My Own Wife win
  • French Open Men's Tennis: Gastón Gaudio of Argentina beats countryman Guillermo Coria 0-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, 8-6 for his lone major title
  • Tamil is established as a Classical language by the President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam in a joint sitting of the two houses of the Indian Parliament.

Famous Weddings

  • "Trick Pony" lead singer Heidi Newfield (33) weds NFL agent Bill Johnson in Destin, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Judy Campbell [Judith Mary Gamble], British actress (Convoy, Bonnie Prince Charlie), dies at 88
  • Kate Worley, American comic book writer (Omaha the Cat Dancer), dies of cancer at 46
2004 Highlights

About June 6, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini