On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 2004

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 bassist (Buffalo Springfield), dies of a heart attack at 58
  • Richard Avedon, American photographer (b. 1923)
2004 Highlights

About October 1, 2004

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 16 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra