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The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2004.

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship (if applicable), reason for notability, cause of death (if known), and reference.

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  • Clement Dodd, 72, Jamaican reggae pioneer.
  • Tage Frid, 88, Danish woodworker, complications of Alzheimer's disease.
  • David Reimer, 39, Canadian notable gender-reassignment victim, suicide.
  • Erik Smith, 73, German-born British music producer.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Skelton, David E. "Moe Burtschy". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  2. ^ Tony Poeta, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  3. ^ "ESPN Classic - Johnson's Red Sox lost classic Series in '75". www.espn.com. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  4. ^ "Joe Lafata". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  5. ^ "South Africans mourn top pop diva". May 11, 2004. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  6. ^ "Wayne McLeland". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  7. ^ Kovac, Jeffrey; Fixman, Marshall. "Walter H. Stockmayer 1914–2004" (PDF). National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  8. ^ Gunnar Ibsen Sørensen, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-17.
  9. ^ Hans Senger, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-14.
  10. ^ "John D. LaPorta, 84, Clarinetist-Composer". The New York Times. May 15, 2004. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  11. ^ "Dave Piontek". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  12. ^ Pearce, Jeremy (June 7, 2004). "Alexander Skutch, 99, Expert On Central American Birds". The New York Times. Retrieved February 16, 2019.
  13. ^ Muhammad Nawaz, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-04.
  14. ^ Laing, Jeff. "Rip Coleman". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  15. ^ "Bill Hoffman". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  16. ^ "Billy Stone". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  17. ^ "Buster Narum". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  18. ^ Severo, Richard (May 18, 2004). "Tony Randall, Half of the 'Odd Couple,' Dies at 84". The New York Times. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  19. ^ "The Hon. James Armstrong Richardson, P.C." Parliament of Canada. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  20. ^ "Cyfrowe muzeum - Narodowy Stary Teatr im. Heleny Modrzejewskiej w Krakowie". www.cyfrowemuzeum.stary.pl. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  21. ^ "Top literary agent found murdered". May 25, 2004. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  22. ^ Harry PRESTON, Vancouver Sun. Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  23. ^ Martin, Douglas (May 26, 2004). "Henry Ries, 86, Photographer Who Captured Berlin Airlift". The New York Times. Retrieved February 7, 2019.
  24. ^ Nagourney, Eric (June 14, 2004). "Robert Sharp Dies at 92; Linked Study of Planets". The New York Times. Retrieved February 14, 2019.
  25. ^ Lehmann-Haupt, Christopher (May 27, 2004). "Roger W. Straus Jr., Book Publisher From the Age of the Independents, Dies at 87". The New York Times. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  26. ^ "Fiat boss Umberto Agnelli dies". May 28, 2004. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  27. ^ Patience Cleveland 1931–2004
  28. ^ "Veteran Labour MP dies suddenly". May 27, 2004. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  29. ^ "Mikhail Mikhailovich Postnikov". MacTutor History of Mathematics archive. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  30. ^ Arenson, Karen W. (June 4, 2004). "Frank Newman, 77, Dies; Shaped Education". The New York Times. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  31. ^ "TV writer Rosenthal dies aged 72". May 29, 2004. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  32. ^ "Ed Stanczak". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  33. ^ Stanislav Otáhal, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-04.
  34. ^ "Artimus Parker". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 4, 2019.