Wednesday 5 December 2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of December people in US were listening to No One by Alicia Keys.
In UK Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits.
I Am Legend, directed by Francis Lawrence, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Quiet Strength by Tony Dungy with Nathan Whitaker was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Ride: Alaska to Patagonia.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bratz: The Movie or Crash of the Titans.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 5 December 2007 ?
- Thailand - The King's Birthday, National Day, Father's Day
- Day of the Ninja
- Austria - Krampus
- Also see December 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - formerly: Saint Sabas
- Roman festivals - Faunalia celebrated in honor of Faunus (according to Horace, Odes 3.18)
- Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK - Saint Nicholas Eve (whom Dutch speakers call Sinterklaas, which became in other languages Santa Claus)
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 05 December
- Westroads Mall massacre: A gunman opens fire with a semi-automatic rifle at an Omaha, Nebraska mall, killing eight people before taking his own life.
- Swedish National Television reveals systematic food safety irregularities at ICA, the leading grocery store chain in Sweden. (Sveriges Television)
- Two British citizens are arrested in Lithuania after trying to ship 14 kg (31 pounds) of khat out of Vilnius. (''The Baltic Times'')
- Latvian Prime Minister Aigars Kalvītis resigns. (''The Baltic Times'')
- Car bombs in Baghdad and three northern Iraqi cities kill at least 22 people and injure more than 60 others. (''The New York Times'')
- A suicide bomber rams a car into a minibus containing Afghan soldiers on a highway south of Kabul. Thirteen, including six Afghan soldiers, are killed in the incident. (AP via Google News)
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Sport Games on 5 December 2007
Serie AItalian Football
- Inter - Lazio : 3 - 0
- Roma - Cagliari : 2 - 0
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Osasuna - Sevilla : 1 - 1
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Toulouse - Nancy : 1 - 1
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Southend - Huddersfield : 4 - 1
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