On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 2004

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Seattle Mariners Japanese outfielder Ichiro Suzuki gets his 258th hit of the season, breaking George Sisler's 84-year-old MLB single-season record; Ichiro ends season on 262

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Palmer, Canadian musician (Buffalo Springfield) (b. 1946)
  • Richard Avedon, American photographer (b. 1923)