On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 2004

Historical Events

  • World Series Baseball: Boston beats St. Louis, 3-0 in Game 4 at Busch Stadium to sweep Cardinals and win Red Sox first title since 1918; MVP: Boston outfielder Manny Ramirez

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Helffer, French classical pianist and composer, dies at 82
  • Lester Lanin, American orchestra leader (40 Beatle Hits), dies at 97
  • Serginho, Brazilian footballer (b. 1974)
2004 Highlights

About October 27, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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