On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 2004

Famous Deaths

  • José Maceda, Filipino composer, dies at 87
  • Ritsuko Okazaki, Japanese singer-songwriter (Kanashii Jiyū / Koi ga, Kiete Yuku), dies at 44
2004 Highlights

About May 5, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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