On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 2004

Historical Events

  • Boston beats St. Louis Cardinals, 3-0 in Game 4 at Busch Stadium to sweep Cardinals and win Red Sox first Baseball World Series since 1918; Boston outfielder Manny Ramirez MVP
  • The Boston Red Sox win the World Series for the first time in 86 years

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Helffer, French classical pianist and composer, dies at 82
  • Serginho, Brazilian footballer (b. 1974)
2004 Highlights

About October 27, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 10 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio