Thursday 6 December 2007US date format: 12/6/2007, UK date format: 6/12/2007
It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 6, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Addie BabyTeeth4 .
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.
The Great Debaters, directed by Denzel Washington, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Home To Holly Springs by Jan Karon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Kleiner Dodo.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chocolatier or Arena Football: Road to Glory.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 6 December 2007
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Which were the important events of 6 December 2007 ?
- Spain - Constitution Day
- Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
- Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
- Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
- Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Saint Nicholas
- Katy French: Irish supermodel and socialite (Born 1983).
- The death toll rises to 104 in a northern China coal mine gas blast. (''China Daily'')
- France begins construction on the third unit of the Flamanville Nuclear Power Plant, which will be the world's second European Pressurized Reactor following a week after a record breaking deal with China for new nuclear power. (World Nuclear News)
- United States President George W. Bush writes to North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il asking him to fully disclose North Korea's nuclear program. (AFP via Google News)
- The United States Central Intelligence Agency admits to destroying at least two videotapes documenting the interrogation of two al-Qaeda operatives in custody following Congressional scrutiny. (''The New York Times'')
- The launch of Space Shuttle ''Atlantis'''s STS-122 mission, which will deliver ESA's Columbus module to the International Space Station, is delayed for one day due to a sensor malfunction. (CNN)
- The 2007 laureates of the Right Livelihood Award (aka ampquotAlternative Nobel Prizeampquot) for ampquotongoing successful workampquot are presented in Stockholm, Sweden:
- Christopher Weeramantry for his lifetime of groundbreaking work to strengthen and expand the rule of international law. (DPA via Monsters and Critics.com)
- Dekha Ibrahim Abdi for her mediation work in a conflict-riven region of north Kenya. (Reuters)
- Percy Schmeiser and Louise Schmeiser for their courage in defending biodiversity and farmers' rights, and challenging the environmental and moral perversity of current interpretations of patent laws. (The Right Livlihood Award.org)
- Grameen Shakti wins the Right Livelihood Award for bringing sustainable light and power to thousands of Bangladeshi villages, promoting health, education and productivity. (''Daily News'')
Sport Games on 6 December 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Kidderminster - Cambridge : 1 - 0
Planetary positions on this day
What news were making the headlines those days in December 2007?
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Alicia Keys - No One
- Kiss Kiss - Chris Brown Featuring T-Pain
- Kanye West Featuring T-Pain - Good Life
- Trey Songz - Can't Help But Wait
- Until The End Of Time - Justin Timberlake Duet With Beyonce
- Duffle Bag Boy - Playaz Circle Featuring Lil Wayne
- Shoulda Let You Go - Keyshia Cole Introducing Amina
- Shawty Is A 10 - The-Dream
- I'm So Hood - DJ Khaled Featuring T-Pain, Trick Daddy, Rick Ross & Plies
- Mary J. Blige - Just Fine
Top #10 Latin songs
- Juanes - Me Enamora
- Sexy Movimiento - Wisin & Yandel
- La Travesia - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Estos Celos - Vicente Fernandez
- Alguien Soy Yo - Enrique Iglesias
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
- Lagrimas Del Corazon - Grupo Montez de Durango
- Sobre Mis Pies - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Quitarte To - Tego Calderon
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
The Thirsty Light’s corrosion-resistant brass probe sits in the soil, and the tip reads the moisture level once a second. [..]
The reaction against the wealth created by private equity funds has become part of a populist movement. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $46.72
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $129.25
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $76.82
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $51.52
- 1 CAD = 1.1201 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9922 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.8855 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.2902 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?