Highlights of key events of the year, organized month by month, in three categories for easy reference: world, nation, and Business//Science/Society. See also People in the News in 2004, Deaths in 2004 for obituaries, and Disasters in 2004. Countries of the World covers specific international events, country by country.
See also: Year by Year: 1900-Present
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