On This Day

What Happened on July 4, 2005

Historical Events

  • The Deep Impact collider hits the comet Tempel 1

Famous Deaths

  • Hank Stram, American Pro Football Hall of Fame coach (KC Chiefs Super Bowl 1970), dies of diabetes complications at 82
  • June Haver [Stovenour], American actress (Dolly Sisters, Girl Next Door), dies at 79
2005 Highlights

About July 4, 2005

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Independence Day (United States)

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