2004 Newsmaker Roster Name list
 
2004
 
English Name
Chinese Name
Descriptions
 
English Name
Chinese Name
Descriptions
1
George W. Bush
小布殊
President of the United States
16
Jacque Chirac
希拉克
President of France
2
Chen Shui-bian
陳水扁
President of the Republic of China
17
Muqtada Al-Sadr
薩德爾
Leader of the Sadrist Movement 
3
John Kerry
克里
United States Senator
18
Bill Clinton
克林頓
Former President of the United States
4
Hu Jintao
胡錦濤
President of the People's Republic of China
19
Yao Ming
姚明
Chinese Basketball Player
5
Wen Jiabao
溫家寶
Premier of the People's Republic of China
20
Saddam Hussein
薩達姆
Former President of Iraq
6
Deng Xiaoping
鄧小平
Former Paramount Leader of the People's Republic of China
21
Osama bin Laden
拉丹
Founder of the pan-Islamic militant organization al-Qaeda
7
Yasser Arafat
阿拉法
President of the Palestinian National Authority
22
Qiao Xiaoyang
喬曉陽
Standing Committee of the National People's Congress
8
Colin Powell
鮑威爾
United States Secretary of State
23
Lee Hsien Loong
李顯龍
Prime Minister of Singapore
9
Koizumi Junichiro
小泉純一郎
Prime Minister of Japan
24
Hugo Chavez
查韋斯
President of Venezuela
10
Liu Xiang
劉翔
Chinese Track and Field Athlete
25
Jean-Bertrand Aristide
阿里斯蒂德
President of Haiti
11
Michael Jordan
佐敦
American Basketball Player
26
Abdel Aziz Rantisi
蘭提西
Co-founder of Palestinian Sunni-Islamic Organization Hamas 
12
Dick Cheney
切尼
Vice President of the United States
27
Sun Yat-sen
孫中山
Former President of the Republic of China
13
Vladimir Putin
普京
President of Russia
28
Donald H. Rumsfeld
拉姆斯菲爾德
Secretary of Defense of the United States 
14
Tony Blair
貝理雅
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
29
Viktor Yushchenko
尤先科
Convocation of the People's Deputy of Ukraine
15
Jiang Zemin
江澤民
Former General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party
30
Suha Arafat
蘇哈
The widow of Yasser Arafat, who is the Palestinian Authority President