Friday January 05, 2007: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 1/5/2007, UK date format: 5/1/2007

January 5th, 2007 was the 5th day of the year 2007 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Capricorn. The day of the week was Friday.

The number one song in US was Irreplaceable by Beyonce. Bleeding Love by Leona Lewis was #1 song in the UK.

Iron Man, directed by Jon Favreau, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2007 while I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII or Bleach: Dark Souls.

The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | TV Series | Music charts | Magazine covers | Books | Videogames

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January 05, 2007 Events

What happened on January 05, 2007?

Historical Events

  • Five people are killed and at least 30 injured in a bus bomb explosion near Nittambuwa, Sri Lanka. Although the Sri Lankan government claims that the Tamil Tigers are responsible, the rebel group denies any involvement.
  • Vancouver, Canada's largest domed stadium supported by air, BC Place Stadium's roof was intentionally deflated because of a tear in the fabric panel.
  • Alexander Litvinenko poisoning: Pogonium-210 was found in a second London restaurant. In connection to the assassination of Alexander Litvinenko, the Health Protection Agency was monitoring the establishment.
  • Canada's third consecutive gold medal in junior ice hockey at the IIHF World Junior Ice Hockey Championship was won by Team Canada with a win of 4-2 over Russia.
  • In the French Alps, a coach accident leaves four people injured.
  • Hitachi surpasses the 1 Terabyte limit in hard drive capacity. (PC World),
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What happened on January 05 in history? Find out the list of January 5th major events

What was 2007 famous for? Discover everything about 2007


January 05, 2007 Famous Birthdays

Other January 5th famous birthdays

  • German statesman and first chancellor of West Germany's Federal Republic of Germany.

  • Marilyn Manson

    American shock-rocker who rose to the top of charts using a platform that included drag, nudity and arson.

  • Bradley Cooper

    American producer and actor.

  • Diane Keaton

    American actress, whose first professional stage appearance was in 1968's "Hair.

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How old am I?

If January 05, 2007 is your birthday you are 16 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on January 05.

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January 05, 2007 Famous Deaths

Who died on January 05, 2007?

Other January 5th famous deaths

  • American jazz musician, bandleader and composer.

  • American basketball player who was known as "Pistol" Pete Maravich.

  • American screenwriter, Sugerman was also a manager of 1960aEUR(tm), "The Doors.

  • Massimo Girotti

    Italian actor who acted in films for seven decades.

See all famous people who died on January 5th


January 05, 2007 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Capricorn personality

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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Chinese Zodiac

Pig chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Pig

Element: Fire

Pig personality

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January 05, 2007 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was January 05, 2007?

The day of the week was Friday.

January 5th marks the 4th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2007.

There are 360 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


January 05, 2007 Holidays and Observances

What is special on January 05, 2007?


  • Mungday (Discordianism)
  • Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
  • The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
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Music charts

What was the number one song on January 05, 2007? Which were the top hits on January 05, 2007?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

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

Top #5 songs in the UK

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

Top #5 R&B songs

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

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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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Iron Man

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

Funny Games

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Michael Haneke

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

Country: United States of America



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

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

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

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat

Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat

Release year: 2007

Simon Schama's Power of Art

Simon Schama's Power of Art

Release year: 2006

Horrid Henry

Horrid Henry

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Nick Moore

Strictly Confidential

Strictly Confidential

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Charles Saunders

My Bare Lady

My Bare Lady

Release year: 2006

Directed by: Arthur Knight

Magazine Covers

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron

I Feel Bad About My Neck


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.

Mayflower by Nathaniel Philbrick



"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 …

H.R.H. by Danielle Steel



A young European princess shows that dignity, simplicity, and courage can prevail in a novel in which ancient traditions clash with modern reality.

Cross by James Patterson



ALSO PUBLISHED UNDER ALEX CROSSAlex Cross was a rising star within the Washington, DC, Police Department, when an unknown gunman shot his wife, Maria, right in front of him.

Dear John by Nicholas Sparks

Dear John


#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR John is an angry rebel who quit school to enlist in the Army. Not knowing what else to do, he meets Savannah, the girl of his dreams.

Birth chart on this day

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII

Blazing Angels 2: Secret Missions of WWII

Platform: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Flight combat

Publisher: Ubisoft

Bleach: Dark Souls

Bleach: Dark Souls

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Sega

Big Bang Beat - 1st Impression -

Big Bang Beat - 1st Impression -

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: 2D fighting game

Publisher: AliceSoft

Combat Mission: Shock Force

Combat Mission: Shock Force

Platform: Windows

Genre: Turn-based/real-time strategy

Publisher: Paradox Interactive

B-17: Fortress in the Sky

B-17: Fortress in the Sky

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Action game Combat flight simulator

Publisher: DSI Games, Zoo Digital Publishing


January 05, 2007 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Full Moon

The moon phase for January 05, 2007 is Full Moon.

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Sport Games on January 05, 2007

Sport Games on January 05, 2007

League 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Yeovil - Huddersfield : 3 - 1
See all Football game results of January 05, 2007

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $72.45
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $85.77
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $29.63
  • General Electric GE: opens at $37.57
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $97.60

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 118.62 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1726 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.2358 CHF
  • 1 USD = 7.809 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 154.25 JPY

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