Wednesday 3 January 2007US date format: 1/3/2007, UK date format: 3/1/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 3, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Irreplaceable by Beyonce.
In UK A Moment Like This by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits.
Pathfinder, directed by Marcus Nispel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Hannibal Rising by Thomas Harris was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Coded Arms: Contagion or Chibi-Robo!: Park Patrol.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 3 January 2007
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Which were the important events of 3 January 2007 ?
- The tenth night and ninth day of Christmas in Western Christianity
- The Festival of Sleep Day
- In astronomy the best date to view the Quadrantids meteor shower.
- Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Pax
- Feast day of St Genevieve
- In astronomy the approximate date of Earth's perihelion.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 03 January
- Janos Furst: Hungarian orchestral conductor (Born 1935).
- William Verity Jr: American industrialist and 28th Secretary of Commerce (Born 1917).
- Sir Cecil Walker: Northern Irish pilitician (Born 1924).
- Earl Reibel: Canadian hockey player (Born 1930).
- Michael Yeats: Irish barrister and Fianna Fáil politician.
- National Express has its worst ever coach crash just outside Heathrow Airport.
- The People's Republic of China conducts a counter-terrorism raid in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
- Palestinian factional violence: Clashes between Hamas, Fatah result in abductions from both sides. Four Fatah loyalists and a female bystander are killed in gunbattles. (Ynetnews)
- A prison guard is arrested in Baghdad under suspicion of secretly filming the execution of Saddam Hussein using a mobile phone and publishing the video on the Internet. (The Times)
- The North Korean Korean Central News Agency reports that Foreign Minister Paek Nam-sun has died, without describing the cause of death. (BBC)
- Fourteen-year-old Michael Perham becomes the youngest person to ever sail single-handedly across the Atlantic Ocean, when he completes a six-week voyage from Gibraltar by docking in Antigua. (The Times)
- Former United States President Gerald Ford is buried in his hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan. (BBC)
- Celebrity Big Brother 2007 (UK) launches which sparked the Celebrity Big Brother racism controversy.
Sport Games on 3 January 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Grays - Gravesend : 0 - 2
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Irreplaceable
- Ciara - Promise
- I Wanna Love You - Akon Featuring Snoop Dogg
- You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
- My Love - Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I.
- Shortie Like Mine - Bow Wow Featuring Chris Brown & Johnta Austin
- Jim Jones - We Fly High
- Unk - Walk It Out
- Make It Rain - Fat Joe Featuring Lil Wayne
- Poppin' - Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz
Top #10 Latin songs
- Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
- Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
- Ser O Parecer - RBD
- Pam Pam - Wisin & Yandel
- Dime (Tell Me) - Pitbull Featuring Frankie J & Ken-Y
- Dime Quien Es - Los Rieleros del Norte
- Chiquilla - A.B. Quintanilla III Presents Kumbia All Starz
- Antes De Que Te Vayas - Marco Antonio Solis
- Me Matas - RKM & Ken-Y
- Joan Sebastian - Mas Alla Del Sol
Top #12 songs in the UK
- Leona Lewis - Bleeding Love
- Leona Lewis - A Moment Like This
- T2 featuring Jodie Aysha - Heartbroken
- Mika - Grace Kelly
- Eric Prydz vs Floyd - Proper Education
- Take That - Rule The World
- Take That - Patience
- Timbaland featuring One Republic - Apologize
- U2 - Window In The Skies
- Akon - Smack That
- Just Jack - Starz In Their Eyes
- Girls Aloud - Call The Shots
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
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- 1 CAD = 1.0447 CHF
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?