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This article is about the year 1104.
|Centuries:||11th century – 12th century – 13th century|
|Decades:||1070s 1080s 1090s – 1100s – 1110s 1120s 1130s|
|Years:||1101 1102 1103 – 1104 – 1105 1106 1107|
|1104 by topic|
|State leaders – Sovereign states|
|Birth and death categories|
|Births – Deaths|
|Establishments and disestablishments categories|
|Establishments – Disestablishments|
|Art and literature|
|1104 in poetry|
|Ab urbe condita||1857|
|Bahá'í calendar||−740 – −739|
|English Regnal year||4 Hen. 1 – 5 Hen. 1|
|Chinese calendar||癸未年 (Water Goat)
3800 or 3740
— to —
甲申年 (Wood Monkey)
3801 or 3741
|- Vikram Samvat||1160–1161|
|- Shaka Samvat||1026–1027|
|- Kali Yuga||4205–4206|
|Japanese calendar||Kōwa 6 / Chōji 1
|Minguo calendar||808 before ROC
|Thai solar calendar||1647|
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- April 21 – New basilica at Vézelay Abbey in France dedicated.
- May 7 – Battle of Harran: Baldwin II, count of Edessa, is taken prisoner by the Seljuk Turks; Tancred becomes regent.
- September 3 – St. Cuthbert is reburied in Durham Cathedral.
- The Venice Arsenal is founded in Venice.
- Alfonso I of Aragon becomes King of Aragon and Navarre.
- Historian Guibert of Nogent becomes abbot of Notre Dame de Nogent.
- Baldwin I of Jerusalem captures Acre.
- Georgians under king David IV (the builder) defeat 100 000 Seljuks with only 1,500 warriors.
- Sultan Kilij Arslan I of Sultanate of Rum starts a war with the Danishmends.
- Tuğtekin, atabeg of Damascus founds a short lived principality in Syria. First example of a series of Seljukid atabeg dynasties.
- The volcano Hekla erupts in Iceland, destroying settlements
- Peter I of Aragon, King of Aragon and Navarre
- Duqaq, Seljuk ruler of Damascus
- Serlo, Norman Abbot of Gloucester in England