On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 2004

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Maria Sharapova becomes the first Russian to win the tennis season-ending WTA Tour Championship; beats American Serena Williams 4–6, 6–2, 6–4 at the Staples Center, Los Angeles

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

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Cami, Flemish writer and poet (Rose from Mud), dies at 84
  • Elmer L. Andersen, 30th Governor of Minnesota (1961-63), dies at 95
  • John Morgan, Canadian comedian (b. 1930)
2004 Highlights

About November 15, 2004

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

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