On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Part of Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport's Terminal 2E collapses, killing four people and injuring three others.

Famous Weddings

  • Singer-guitarist Michelle Branch (21) weds musician Teddy Landau at Isla Pardito, Mexico

Famous Deaths

  • Ramon Margalef, Spanish scientist (b. 1919)