Wednesday 4 July 2007, US Independence DayUS date format: 7/4/2007, UK date format: 4/7/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 4, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Umbrella by Rihanna.
The Rage, directed by Robert Kurtzman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while The Overlook by Michael Connelly was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Morning Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing BlackSite: Area 51 or Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 July 2007
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Which were the important events of 4 July 2007 ?
- Filipino-American Friendship Day
- In astronomy, the approximate date of Earth's aphelion.
- United States and Denmark - Independence Day (1776)
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- The 50-star U.S. flag becomes the longest-flying American flag, replacing the 48-star flag that flew from 1912 to 1959.
- Twelve defendants involved in the Chinese slave scandal are charged for illegal detention and murder. (Xinhua)
- Ayman al-Zawahri, the second in charge of Al Qaeda, issues a video calling for further jihad and calling for the overthrow of ampquotcorruptampquot Governments in the Middle East. (Reuters)
- A landslide buries a bus carrying at least 40 people in mountains near Tehuacán in the Mexican state of Puebla. (New York Times)
- Investigators find a suicide note from the two men accused of involvement in the 2007 Glasgow International Airport attack. (CNN)
- Fretilin wins more votes than any other party in the East Timorese election with 29 per cent of the vote but has to form a coalition with other parties to form a government. (AP via the Washington Post)
- A power blackout hits eastern Georgia, leaving 2.5m people without electricity and briefly stranding a thousand on the Tbilisi Metro. (BBC)
- The terror threat level in the United Kingdom is reduced from critical to severe. (The Guardian)
- The 9th summit of the Assembly of the African Union, which lasted for 3 days, ends in Accra, Ghana. (Ghana Home Page)
- Over 700 students surrender at a mosque in Islamabad after being surrounded by Pakistani security forces. (BBC)
- Japan's first female Minister of Defense, Yuriko Koike, is sworn in a day after the resignation of her predecessor, Fumio Kyuma. (Marketwatch)
- A tornado kills 14 people and injures at least 146 near Tianchang, Anhui Province, in eastern China. (Reuters)
- Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem says the government is open to peace negotiations with Israel without preconditions. (The Peninsula)
- BBC reporter Alan Johnston, held captive in Gaza for nearly four months, is released. (BBC)
- War in Afghanistan: Six Canadian soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb in the Panjwaii district. (CTV)
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- When I See U - Fantasia
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Umbrella - Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z
- Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
- Shop Boyz - Party Like A Rockstar
- Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
- Wipe Me Down - Lil Boosie Featuring Foxx & Webbie
- Kelly Rowland Featuring Eve - Like This
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ojala - Marco Antonio Solis
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Que Me Des Tu Carino - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical
- Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo - Chayanne
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
- Impacto - Daddy Yankee Featuring Fergie
- Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
- Joan Sebastian - Eso y Mas
Top #4 songs in the UK
- Kate Nash - Foundations
- Timbaland featuring Doe & Keri Hilson - The Way I Are
- Do You Know? (The Ping Pong Song) - Enrique Iglesias
- Fergie - Big Girls Don't Cry
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
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Detroit automakers’ share of the American car market fell to a record low in June, foreshadowing another summer of deep discounts, cheap car loans and deals on leases. [..]
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- 1 AUD = 1.0426 CHF
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- 1 GBP = 2.4522 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?