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The Stratocaster hit the big 5-0 in '04, and celebrated with a huge birthday concert in London starring Dave Gilmour and his fabled 0001 Strat.
Fender also unleashed four 50th Anniversary Stratocasters, including a painstakingly detailed Custom Shop replica of a '54 Strat, an American Deluxe and American Series 50th Anniversary Strat, and a Mexican made 50th Anniversary Golden Stratocaster, finished in deliciously opulent Aztec Gold.
Finally, Eric Clapton said goodbye to his legendary Blackie Strat this year. He'd assembled it from parts in the early '70s, and it was sold at Christie's in New York City for a whopping $959,000. Not bad, Eric, not bad at all...