Monday January 01, 2007: on this day

About January 1st, 2007, in brief:

  • Historical events: Officially, Bulgaria and Romania join the European Union. The European Union also makes the official languages of Romanian, Bulgarian and Irish, along with 20 other languages.
  • Day of the week: January 1st, 2007 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Vidya Balan, Nana Patekar
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Irreplaceable by Beyonce
  • #1 UK song: Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis
  • Popular movie: Iron Man directed by Jon Favreau

More about January 1st, 2007? See below for more news and curiosities on January 1st, 2007.

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What day of the week was January 01, 2007?


January 01, 2007 was a Monday and it was the 1st day of the year 2007 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 01, 2007 can also be written as 1/1/2007 in the US and as 1/1/2007 in UK and Europe.

January 01, 2007 in January 2007 calendar

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January 01, 2007: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on January 01, 2007:

  • Officially, bulgaria and romania join the european union. the european union also makes the official languages of romanian, bulgarian and irish, along with 20 other languages.
  • Raymond van barneveld defeats phil taylor 7-6 to win the 2007 pdc world darts championship. he also collects ps100,000.
  • The sarah jane adventures' invasion of the bane episode 1 was broadcast.
  • Citizens for european development of bulgaria is the second-ranked party in a poll of party support. it was founded by sofia mayor boyko borosov on 2006-12-03.
  • The violence in the palestinian state flares up once again.
  • Prime minister ali mohammed gedi calls on disarmament of militias and businesses in the country and offers amnesty for former members of islamic militias.
  • Slovenia adopts euro, replacing the tolar. it is now the second enlargement of the eurozone.
  • Citic, a chinese state-owned investment company, has bought nations energy company, a canadian oil extraction company. this gives it a majority share in kazmunaygas (the state-owned oil-and-gas company in kazakhstan) for usd 1.91 billion. due to china's control over kazakhstan's natural resources, the deal is controversial. since october 2006, when the deal was first considered, baktykozha itmukhambetov, kazakh oil minister has been critical of it. (the
  • Vahan aroyan, a citizen of armenia, was detained by the armenian government for plotting a coup against president robert kocharyan. association of armenian volunteers denounces aroyan’s detention, saying that it is an attempt to silence dissidence.
  • Civil unions are possible in switzerland for the same-sex partners.
  • War in somalia: the islamic courts union falls in the battle for jilib and the islamic courts union flees its last stronghold in kismayo in order to reach the kenyan border. after the islamic courts union's retreat, the transitional federal government of somalia takes control of kismayo. (msnbc).prime minister ali mohammed gedi demands disarmament of militias and businesses in the country and offers amnesty for former members of islamic militias.
  • The islamic courts union is defeated at the battle of jilib and the islamic courts union flees its last stronghold in kismayo in order to reach the kenyan border.
  • After the islamic courts union retreats, the transitional federal government of somalia takes control of kismayo.
  • Join the european union: romania and bulgaria
  • Adam air flight 574 vanishes over indonesia, with 102 passengers.
  • Irish is now the 21st official language of the european union
  • Bulgaria and romania join the eu.
  • Adam air flight 574 breaks apart in mid-air and crashes near the makassar strait, indonesia, killing all 102 people on board.

January 01, 2007: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 01, 2007: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Exchange Rates on January 01, 2007:

  • 1 USD = 119.02 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1655 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2184 CHF
  • 1 EUR = 157.13 JPY
  • 1 EUR = 0.6736 GBP

January 01, 2007: What were the main match results that day?

Championship - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Crystal Palace - Norwich : 3 - 1
  • Ipswich - Birmingham : 1 - 0
  • Leeds - Coventry : 2 - 1
  • Leicester - Sunderland : 0 - 2
  • Luton - Cardiff : 0 - 0

Conference - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Burton - Stafford Rangers : 0 - 0
  • Crawley Town - Dag and Red : 0 - 0
  • Exeter - Oxford : 2 - 1
  • Forest Green - Weymouth : 3 - 2
  • Halifax - Altrincham : 1 - 1

League 1 - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Bournemouth - Brighton : 1 - 0
  • Carlisle - Bradford : 1 - 0
  • Chesterfield - Blackpool : 2 - 0
  • Doncaster - Huddersfield : 3 - 0
  • Leyton Orient - Bristol City : 1 - 1

League 2 - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Boston - Barnet : 2 - 1
  • Bristol Rvs - Torquay : 1 - 0
  • Grimsby - Rochdale : 0 - 4
  • Macclesfield - Lincoln : 2 - 1
  • Mansfield - Hartlepool : 0 - 1

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January 01, 2007: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 1st is Capricorn.

Capricorn is the 10th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between December 22nd and January 19th belong to the Capricorn sign: discover Capricorn personality and who should a Capricorn marry.

Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 01, 2007: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 01, 2007 is Pig and the associated element is Fire.

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January 01, 2007: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on January 01, 2007 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 01, 2007 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 01, 2007 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 02:32 pm and setting at 06:50 am.

The previous full moon was on Dec 05, 2006 while the next full moon would come on Jan 03, 2007.

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Who was born on January 01, 2007?


Famous people born on January 01, 2007:

  • Mari Fukada

Whose famous birthday is on January 1st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 1st:

  • Vidya Balan
    Vidya Balan

    Vidya balan is an indian actress and model known for her versatile roles in bollywood films, particularly for her performances in...

  • Nana Patekar
    Nana Patekar

    Nana patekar is an indian stage and film actor known for his intense performances in both mainstream and art house films.

  • Hiep Thi Le
    Hiep Thi Le

    Vietnamese-American actress known for her role in the film 'Heaven & Earth'.

  • Grandmaster Flash
    Grandmaster Flash

    Grandmaster flash is a pioneering dj and hip-hop artist known for his innovative turntable techniques and influential contributions to the...

  • Anju Mahendru
    Anju Mahendru

    Anju Mahendru is an Indian actress who has appeared in several Bollywood films and television shows.

  • Maurice Béjart
    Maurice Béjart

    French choreographer, dancer, ballet director, and choreographer; his style combines jazz, avant-garde and non-traditional dance forms.

  • Fatima Sana Shaikh
    Fatima Sana Shaikh

    Fatima sana shaikh is an indian actress known for her role as geeta phogat in the film dangal.

  • Morris Chestnut
    Morris Chestnut

    American actor known for his roles in films like 'Boyz n the Hood' and 'The Best Man'.

  • Frank Langella
    Frank Langella

    American actor and legitimate theater producer.

  • Sonali Bendre
    Sonali Bendre

    Indian actress and model.

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How old is someone born on January 01, 2007?


Someone born on January 01, 2007 is:

17 years 4 months old,

or 208 months and 27 days old,

or 908 weeks and 1 day old,

or 6357 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 01, 2007?

There are 218 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday January 1st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 01, 2007?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on January 01, 2007.

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January 01, 2007: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on January 01, 2007:

  • Fallou

    Prominent spiritual figure in Senegal.

  • Mosie

    Renowned gospel singer known for powerful vocal performances.

  • Zong Qixiang

    Renowned Chinese painter known for his traditional ink wash paintings.

  • Fumio Yoshimura

    Renowned Japanese architect known for his modernist designs.

  • Brainard Barnes

    American journalist known for his investigative reporting.

  • Ludean Watts

    American politician who served as a member of the U.S.

  • Zeki Kuneralp

    Prolific author and diplomat with a focus on Turkish history.

  • Tilley Olsen

    Tilley Olsen was an American author known for her short stories and novels exploring themes of social justice and the experiences of...

  • Rishon Eshkol

    Rishon Eshkol was an Israeli painter known for his abstract expressionist style.

  • A I Bezzerides

    American screenwriter and novelist (born in 1908).

  • Usama Faruqi

    Pakistani philosopher and Islamic scholar who made significant contributions to the field of Islamic philosophy.

  • Barnet Schiff

    Barnet Schiff was an American painter known for his abstract expressionist works.

  • Grace Hopper

    Renowned biologist known for her research on the molecular structure of DNA.

  • Alegria Alonso

    Renowned poet known for her lyrical works.

  • Dorina Nowill

    Dorina Nowill was a Brazilian activist who fought for the rights of people with visual impairments.

  • Euphemia

    Pioneering computer scientist known for her work on the ENIAC computer.

  • Radley

    Renowned author known for his mystery novels.

  • Hyman Bass

    American author known for his works on Jewish history and culture.

  • Burl Henry

    Physicist who made significant contributions to the field of superconductivity.

  • Aurel Lazard

    Aurel Lazard was a pioneering computer scientist known for his work in artificial intelligence.

What famous deaths happened on January 1st?

Famous deaths on January 1st:

  • Cesar Romero
    Cesar Romero

    Cuban-american actor (joker, batman, falcon crest) dies from complications of bronchitis (born 1907).

  • Margaret Sullavan
    Margaret Sullavan

    American actress who achieved her greatest fame in the 1943 stage production "voice of the turtle.

  • Donna Douglas
    Donna Douglas

    American actress (b. 1932).

  • Ray Walston
    Ray Walston

    American actor, most famous for his role in the tv sitcom "my favorite martian".

  • Juanita Moore
    Juanita Moore

    Juanita Moore was an American film and television actress, best known for her Academy Award-nominated role in the film Imitation of Life.

  • Barton MacLane
    Barton MacLane

    Barton MacLane was a popular actor who appeared in numerous films and television shows.

  • Victor Buono
    Victor Buono

    Actor (mr schubert man from atlantis), is killed at 43.

  • June Clayworth
    June Clayworth

    Actress (bodyguard and criminal court), succumbs to lymphoma.

  • Gertrude Michael
    Gertrude Michael

    Actress (caged cleopatra), who dies at 53.

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January 01, 2007: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


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January 01, 2007: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 01, 2007 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 1st and January 7th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


January 01, 2007: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 01, 2007 was Irreplaceable by Beyonce, according to the music chart for the week January 1st and January 7th.

January 01, 2007: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on January 01, 2007 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 1st and January 7th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Irreplaceable
  2. - I Wanna Love You
  3. - Fergalicious
  4. - Smack That
  5. - My Love

January 01, 2007: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on January 01, 2007 was Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis, according to the music chart for the week January 1st and January 7th.

January 01, 2007: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on January 01, 2007 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week January 1st and January 7th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Bleeding Love youtube
  2. - A Moment Like This
  3. - Proper Education
  4. - Grace Kelly
  5. - Heartbroken

January 01, 2007: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on January 01, 2007 was Irreplaceable by Beyonce, according to the R&B music chart for the week January 1st and January 7th.

January 01, 2007: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on January 01, 2007 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week January 1st and January 7th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Irreplaceable
  2. - Promise
  3. - I Wanna Love You
  4. - You
  5. - My Love

January 01, 2007: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on January 01, 2007 was Tu Recuerdo by Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres, according to the Latin music chart for the week January 1st and January 7th.

January 01, 2007: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on January 01, 2007 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week January 1st and January 7th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Tu Recuerdo
  2. - Bendita Tu Luz
  3. - Ser O Parecer
  4. - Pam Pam
  5. - Dime (Tell Me)

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January 01, 2007: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on January 01, 2007 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Iron Man

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges

Country: United States of America

Funny Games

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Starring: Susanne Lothar, Ulrich Mühe, Arno Frisch, Frank Giering

Country: United States of America

Cloverfield

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Matt Reeves

Starring: Mike Vogel, Jessica Lucas, Lizzy Caplan, T.J. Miller

Country: United States of America

Gardens of the Night

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Damian Harris

Starring: Gillian Jacobs, John Malkovich, Ryan Simpkins, Tom Arnold

Country: United States of America

The Spiderwick Chronicles

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Mark Waters

Starring: Freddie Highmore, Sarah Bolger, David Strathairn, Mary-Louise Parker

Country: United States of America

January 01, 2007: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on January 01, 2007 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat

Release year: 2007

Simon Schama's Power of Art

Release year: 2006

Horrid Henry

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Nick Moore

Strictly Confidential

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Charles Saunders

My Bare Lady

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Arthur Knight

January 01, 2007: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on January 01, 2007 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Shape Shifter by Tony Hillerman

The Shape Shifter

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Joe Leaphorn, former Lieutenant of the Navajo Tribal Police, has never liked retirement. A photograph in a newspaper has reactivated the ghosts of an unsolved case that haunt Joe Leaphorn.

The World Is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman

The World Is Flat

By:

The Phenomenal #1 Bestseller is Back in New Edition

Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick

Mayflower

By:

"Vivid, remarkably fresh...Philbrick recasts the Pilgrims to the ages." The New York Times Book ReviewFinalist in the Pulitzer Prize for HistoryNew York Times Book Review Top Ten Books of the YearHow did America start? This simple question leads the author …

Eragon by Christopher Paolini

Eragon

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The Inheritance Cycle, a New York Times bestseller about the dragon rider Eragon, is a must-read for Lord of the Rings fans. It has sold more than 35 million copies worldwide and is a global fantasy sensation.

I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron

I Feel Bad About My Neck

By:

Nora Ephron's disarming, intimate voice and dry humor make it easy for us to hear her struggles in I Feel Bad About My Neck. It is a hilarious, candid and funny book.

January 01, 2007: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on January 01, 2007 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Akatsuki Blitzkampf

Akatsuki Blitzkampf

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: 2D fighting game

Publisher: Subtle Style

The Witcher

The Witcher

Platform: Microsoft Windows OS X

Genre: Action role-playing, hack and slash

Publisher: WW Atari; POL CD Projekt

Beats

Beats

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Music video game

Publisher: SCEE

E-SWAT: City Under Siege

E-SWAT: City Under Siege

Platform: Mega Drive/Genesis

Genre: Action

Publisher: Sega

Professor Layton

Professor Layton

Platform: Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS, Android, iOS

Genre: Puzzle, adventure

Publisher: Level-5 Nintendo

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Who was the US President on January 01, 2007?

On January 01, 2007 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 01, 2007?

On January 01, 2007 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 01, 2007?

On January 01, 2007 the Pope was Benedict XVI.

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What is special about January 1st?

January 1st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 1st day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 1st, such as:

  • 2019 - War in afghanistan: 27 afghan national security forces members are killed by the taliban in coordinated attacks in northern afghanistan. they refused to negotiate peace with the government.
  • 2018 - Kashmir conflict: after 36 hours, an armed standoff between indian security force and kashimiri rebels at paramilitary bases ends with eight people dying.
  • 2017 - 2017 istanbul nightclub attack: on the european coast of bosphorus, a gunman opened fire at a istanbul nightclub, killing at most 39 people and injuring 69 more. (bbc), (ap via abc news australia),

Find out more about January 1st

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What happened in 2007?

2007 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti (ex-Iraqi intelligence chief, half-brother to Saddam Hussein) and Awad Hamed al-Bandar (ex-chief judge of the Revolutionary Court), were executed by hanging in Iraq.
  • Officially, Bulgaria and Romania join the European Union. The European Union also makes the official languages of Romanian, Bulgarian and Irish, along with 20 other languages.
  • A dense, metallic meteorite measuring about 1 inch in diameter falls through the roof of a house in eastern New Jersey.

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What was the calendar for January 2007?

January 2007 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how January 2007 calendar looked like.

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