On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 2004

Historical Events

  • 29th Toronto International Film Festival: "Hotel Rwanda" directed by Terry George wins the People's Choice Award

Music concertFarm Aid Concert

Farm Aid 17 held in Auburn, Washington; performers include Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle, Jerry Lee Lewis, Blue Merle, Tegan and Sara, and Marc Broussard

Country Singer Willie Nelson
Country Singer
Willie Nelson
Musician Dave Matthews
Dave Matthews
Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Pop star Britney Spears (22) weds rapper-dancer Kevin Federline (26) in Studio City, California

Pop Star Britney Spears
Pop Star
Britney Spears

Famous Deaths

  • Marvin Mitchelson, American celebrity attorney, dies at 76
  • Norman Cantor, Canadian historian (b. 1929)
  • Russ Meyer, American film director (Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!), dies at 82
2004 Highlights

About September 18, 2004

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 17 years and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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