What Happened on October 7, 2004

Historical Events

Event of Interest

King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia abdicates

Famous Divorces

  • Actress Andie MacDowell (46) divorces businessman Rhett Hartzog (45) after nearly three years of marriage

Famous Deaths

  • Hildy Parks, American stage and screen actress, and Emmy Award-winning producer and writer (Tony Award presentations), dies of complications from a stroke at 78
  • Ken Bigley, British civil engineer, kidnapped and murdered in Iraq (b. 1942)
2004 Highlights

About October 7, 2004

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 18 years, 7 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Goodies - Ciara Featuring Petey Pablo
  • UK #1 Song: Call On Me - Eric Prydz