On This Day

August 17, 2004 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

  • The National Assembly of Serbia unanimously adopts new state symbols for Serbia: Boze Pravde becomes the new anthem and the coat of arms is adopted for the whole country.

Deaths in Music

  • D-Roc the Executioner [Dennis Miles], American heavy metal musician (Body Count), dies of complications of lymphoma at 44
  • Gérard Souzay, French baritone, dies at 85
2004 in Music