On This Day

What Happened on December 4, 2014

Historical Events

  • Mosconi Cup nine-ball pool, Blackpool, England: Team Europe beats US, 11-5 for 5th straight title; MVP: Niels Feijen (Netherlands)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NBC airs musical "Peter Pan Live!" starring Allison Williams and Christopher Walken; substantially revised from the earlier Mary Martin productions

  • The United Nations warns that the world is on course for the warmest year since records began
  • Ukraine and Pro-Russian rebels agree to cease fire in the eastern war zone, beginning December 9
  • US authorities promise a "fair" investigation into the death of African American Eric Garner, after a white New York City police officer held him in a choke-hold faces no charges
2014 Highlights

About December 4, 2014

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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