On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 2004

Historical Events

  • SpaceShipOne wins Ansari X Prize for private spaceflight

Famous Deaths

  • Gordon Cooper, American astronaut (b. 1927)
  • Rio Diaz, Filipino actress & TV hosts (b. 1959)
2004 Highlights

About October 4, 2004

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 17 years and 2 months
Leap Year: Yes

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