Historical Events for July 2004
Events 1 - 7 of 7
1st - Saturn Orbit insertion of Cassini-Huygens begins at 01:12 UTC and ends at 02:48 UTC.
2nd - ASEAN Regional Forum accepts Pakistan as its 24th member.¨
3rd - Official opening of Bangkok's subway system.
4th - The cornerstone of the Freedom Tower is laid on the site of the World Trade Center in New York City. (This was largely a symbolic event; actual construction would not start for several weeks)
5th - First Indonesian presidential election by the nation.
16th - Millennium Park, considered the first and most ambitious architectural project in the early 21st century for Chicago, is opened to the public by Mayor Richard M. Daley.
21st - The United Kingdom government publishes Delivering Security in a Changing World, a paper detailing wide-ranging reform of the country's armed forces.