On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 2004

Historical Events

  • MLB American League Championship: Boston Red Sox come back from 0-3 to beat New York Yankees, 4 games to 3

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Hecht, American poet (b. 1923)
  • Chuck Hiller, American MLB second baseman (first NL player in history to hit a grand slam HR in World Series play, 1962), dies from leukemia at 70
2004 Highlights

About October 20, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra