On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 2005

Historical Events

  • 94th Davis Cup: Croatia beats Slovak Republic in Bratislava (3-2)
  • Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong protest for democracy and call on the Government to allow universal and equal suffrage

Appears on tv showTelevision Debut

U.S. debut of the first part of two-part TV biopic miniseries "Pope John Paul II" on CBS

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Weddings

  • 2004 Olympic volleyball team member Kerri Walsh (27) weds fellow volleyball player Casey Jennings (30) at the La Quinta Resort in Palm Springs, California

Famous Deaths

  • Errol Brathwaite, New Zealand author (b. 1924)
  • Gloria Lasso, French-Spanish singer (b. 1922)
  • Gregg Hoffman, American film producer (b.1963)
2005 Highlights

About December 4, 2005

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 15 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Sagittarius