On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 2004

Historical Events

Music Awards

38th Country Music Association Award: Kenny Chesney, Martina McBride & Keith Urban wins

  • Video game Halo 2 a first person shooter first released on Xbox by Bungie Studios

Famous Divorces

  • Hotel heiress and fashion model Nicky Hilton (21) divorces businessman Todd Andrew Meister (33) due to bi-coastal relationship after nearly 3 months of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Edward "Ed" Kemmer, American actor (Space Patrol, Lux Video Theatre), dies at 83
  • Iris Chang, American author and journalist, committed suicide at 36

Stieg Larsson

Stieg Larsson, Swedish author (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), dies of a heart attack at 50

2004 Highlights

About November 9, 2004

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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