Wednesday 11 July 2007US date format: 7/11/2007, UK date format: 11/7/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 11, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Umbrella by Rihanna.
Postal, directed by Uwe Boll, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while The Diana Chronicles by Tina Brown was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Morning Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 3D Ultra Minigolf Adventures or Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 11 July 2007
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Which were the important events of 11 July 2007 ?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
- Feast Day of Saint Olga (first Russian Saint)
- United Nations - World Population Day
- Ireland - National Day of Commemoration held on nearest Sunday to this date (see Irish calendar).
- China - China National Maritime Day
- Flanders, region in Belgium (not a public holiday) - Flemish Day (1302 Battle of the Golden Spurs)
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- The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons confirmed the destruction of the entire chemical weapons stockpile in Albania. (AP)
- South Dakota executes Elijah Page for murder, the first execution in the state in 60 years. (Reuters)
- The British Museum states that the Nebo-Sarsekim Tablet, a clay tablet dating from 695 BC, contains a cuneiform inscription confirming the existence of a figure mentioned in the Old Testament. (The Australian)
- The Pakistan Army claims that Operation Silence at the Lal Masjid is in its final stages and that 95% of the complex is under its control. It has found the bodies of 73 militants. (CNN)
- Four people who carried out failed suicide bombings in London are jailed for life, with no chance of release for at least 40 years. In passing the sentence, the judge ruled that the plot was ampquotpart of an al-Qaida inspired and controlled sequence of attacksampquot, although the British government has always claimed the attacks were ampquothome grownampquot, and not connected to al-Qaida. (Guardian)
- Indonesia evacuates thousands of people living near Mount Gamkonora as it appears likely to explode. (Reuters via ABC News Australia)
- 14 Philippines Marines are killed by insurgents in fighting. (BBC)
- The Supreme Court of Libya upholds the death penalty for the six Bulgarian medics and one Palestinian doctor accused of infecting children with HIV. (AP)
- The People's Republic of China bans diethylene glycol as an ingredient in toothpaste. (Reuters)
- A Chilean court rejects the extradition of former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori. (BBC)
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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
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- Umbrella - Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z
- Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
- 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
- Que Me Des Tu Carino - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical
- Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
- Joan Sebastian - Eso y Mas
- Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
- Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo - Chayanne
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
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
Dow Jones & Company board members met with Ronald W. Burkle and Brad Greenspan, who are interested in buying a piece of the company. [..]
Even as foreclosures rise and overall sales plummet, more expensive homes have staged a bit of a comeback. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $39.75
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $114.77
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $72.06
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $44.80
- 1 CAD = 1.1441 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0402 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9089 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4514 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?