Tuesday 9 October 2007US date format: 10/9/2007, UK date format: 9/10/2007
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 9, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Crank That (Soulja Boy) by Soulja Boy Tell'em.
In UK About You Now by Sugababes was in the top 5 hits.
American Gangster, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Louder Than Words by Jenny McCarthy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Moonlight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am or Concerto Gate.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 October 2007
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- Enrico Banducci: American nightclub owner (Born 1922).
- SAB Miller and Molson Coors announce a joint venture, MillerCoors, to better compete with Anheuser-Busch in the US market.
- The Dow Jones Industrial Average closes at a high of 14,164.53.
- The British Government drops plans to ban the mixing of sperm and eggs from different species. (The Guardian)
- Christian Von Wernich, a Roman Catholic priest and former police chaplain is sentenced to a life sentence for his role in torture, kidnapping and murder during Argentina's dirty war. (Reuters via News Limited)
- The United States Supreme Court dismisses the case of the German citizen Khalid El-Masri who accuses the CIA of abducting him to a secret prison in Afghanistan where he claims he was tortured. The US government had argued that a public trial would reveal state secrets. (LA Times)
- Pakistan - Battle of Mir Ali:
- 20 people are injured in Peshawar, Pakistan, when a bomb rips through a music shop.
- At least sixty people are killed as Pakistani aircraft bomb a bazaar in Epi village in North Waziristan. (CNN)
- War in Iraq:
- Employees of Australian-owned security firm Unity Resources Group open fire on a car in Baghdad killing two Iraqi women. (CNN)
- Twin blasts in the town of Baiji kill at least eight people and injures dozens more. (BBC)
- Japan extends sanctions against North Korea, citing a lack of progress in a dispute about the abduction of Japanese nationals. (BBC)
- The President of France Nicolas Sarkozy travels to Moscow to meet with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to discuss a broad range of policies including Kosovo, Chechnya, and Iran. (AFP via Google)
- Albert Fert and Peter Grünberg are announced as winners of the 2007 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of giant magnetoresistance. (USA Today)
Sport Games on 9 October 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Aldershot - Ebbsfleet : 2 - 0
- Altrincham - Burton : 0 - 0
- Cambridge - Rushden & D : 1 - 0
- Crawley Town - Histon : 1 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Albion Rvs - Forfar : 2 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- J. Holiday - Bed
- Alicia Keys - No One
- Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
- Until The End Of Time - Justin Timberlake Duet With Beyonce
- Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- When I See U - Fantasia
- Duffle Bag Boy - Playaz Circle Featuring Lil Wayne
- 50 Cent - I Get Money
Top #10 Latin songs
- Juanes - Me Enamora
- Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
- Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Ella Me Levanto - Daddy Yankee
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Estos Celos - Vicente Fernandez
- La Travesia - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- No Puedo Olvidarla - Marco Antonio Solis
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Sugababes - About You Now
- Ida Corr vs Fedde Le Grand - Let Me Think About It
- Mark Ronson featuring Amy Winehouse - Valerie
- No U Hang Up / If That's Ok With You - Shayne Ward
- 50 Cent featuring Justin Timberlake & Timbaland - Ayo Technology
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
The Internet phone-calling pioneer came under fire from traditional phone companies that sought to shut it down, saying Vonage had infringed on their patents. [..]
Symbion Health, the biggest health care company in Australia, agreed to be broken up and sold to Healthscope and two buyout companies for as much as 3.1 billion Australian dollars ($2.8 billion), reviving a plan blocked by its biggest shareholder ... [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $41.50
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $117.25
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $80.30
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.20
- 1 CAD = 1.2057 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0656 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.8834 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4105 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?