On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 2005

Famous Weddings

  • "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" actress Diane Neal (28) weds Marcus Fitzgerald on a beach in the Dominican Republic
  • Former Beverly Hills 90210 actress Tiffani Thiessen (31) weds actor-artist Brady Smith (33) at a private estate in Montecito, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Shibicky, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1914)
  • Kevin Hagen, American actor (Little House on the Prairie), dies at 77
  • Rafiq Zakaria, Indian politician and Islamic religious cleric, dies at 86
  • Yevgeny Grishin, Russian speed skater (4 Olympic gold 1956, 60), dies at 74
2005 Highlights

About July 9, 2005

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 16 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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