Friday October 12, 2007

US date format: 10/12/2007, UK date format: 12/10/2007

It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see zodiac on October 12, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. 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 movie released in 2007 while The Wheel Of Darkness by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing CellFactor: Revolution or Boku no Natsuyasumi 3.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2007, at October 12 across the years or at October 2007 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of October 12, 2007?


Holidays

  • El Dia de la Raza - Latin America.
  • French Republican Calendar - Chanvre (Hemp) Day, twenty-first day in the Month of VendTmiaire
  • Columbus Day (traditionally) - United States.
  • Spain - Hispanic Day, National Day
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Events

  • Oracle announces a hostile bid of US$6.7 billion for BEA company.
  • The Prime Minister of Canada Stephen Harper appoints a five-member advisory committee on Afghanistan to be chaired by John Manley of the opposition Liberal Party of Canada. (ABC News Australia)
  • The President of Russia Vladimir Putin threatens to renounce the Cold War-era INF Treaty while calling on the United States to abandon a proposed European missile shield in talks with the United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Secretary of Defence Robert Gates. (AFP)
  • Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore and the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) share the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. (Washington Post)
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Famous Deaths

Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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American Gangster

American Gangster

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Josh Brolin

Country: United States of America

Enchanted

Enchanted

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Kevin Lima

Starring: Amy Adams, Susan Sarandon, James Marsden, Patrick Dempsey

Country: United States of America

Martian Child

Martian Child

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Menno Meyjes

Starring: John Cusack, Amanda Peet, Bobby Coleman, Sophie Okonedo

Funny Games

Funny Games

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Starring: Naomi Watts, Tim Roth, Michael Pitt, Brady Corbet

Country: United States of America

Paranormal Activity

Paranormal Activity

Release year: 2007

Directed by: Oren Peli

Starring: Katie Featherston, Micah Sloat, Mark Fredrichs, Amber Armstrong

Country: United States of America

Paranormal Activity memorabilia

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of October 12, 2007?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Bed
  2. - No Oneyoutube
  3. - Crank That (Soulja Boy)youtube
  4. - Shawty
  5. - Until The End Of Time

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Me Enamora
  2. - Mi Corazoncito
  3. - Basta Ya
  4. - Dimelo
  5. - Ella Me Levanto
Sport Games on October 12, 2007

Sport Games on October 12, 2007


Conference

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Rushden & D - Forest Green : 1 - 2
  • Weymouth - Crawley Town : 1 - 2
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Division 3

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Montrose - Elgin : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of October 12, 2007

League 1

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Hartlepool - Bristol Rvs : 1 - 0
  • Tranmere - Walsall : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of October 12, 2007

League 2

Football (United Kingdom)
  • Brentford - Rotherham : 1 - 1
  • Chester - Hereford : 1 - 1
  • Grimsby - Rochdale : 1 - 2
  • Morecambe - Bradford : 2 - 1
See all Football game results of October 12, 2007

TV Series

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Wheel Of Darkness by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

The Wheel Of Darkness

By:

A luxury ocean liner on its maiden voyage across the North Atlantic, awash in wealth and decadence...An ancient Tibetan box, its contents unknown, sealed with a terrifying warning...An

Dead Heat by Dick Francis and Felix Francis

Dead Heat

By:

On the heels of Under Orders, ?Francis once again proves himself a master. Wow.? (BOOKLIST)Max Moreton is a rising culinary star?until

Mine Till Midnight by Lisa Kleypas

Mine Till Midnight

By:

When an unexpected inheritance elevates her family to the ranks of the aristocracy, Amelia Hathaway discovers that tending to her younger sisters and wayward brother was easy compared to navigating the

The War by Geoffrey C. Ward

The War

By:

The vivid voices that speak from these pages are not those of historians or scholars. They are the voices of ordinary men and women who experienced—and helped to win—the most devastating

The Orc King by R. A. Salvatore

The Orc King

By:

Drizzt is back, and facing a world changed forever!An uneasy peace between the dwarves of Mithral Hall and the orcs of the newly established Kingdom of Many-Arrows can't last long.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

CellFactor: Revolution

CellFactor: Revolution

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Boku no Natsuyasumi 3

Boku no Natsuyasumi 3

Platform: PlayStation 3

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment

Avatar: The Last Airbender – The Burning Earth

Avatar: The Last Airbender – The Burning Earth

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: THQ

Bob the Builder: Festival of Fun

Bob the Builder: Festival of Fun

Platform: PlayStation 2, Nintendo DS, Wii

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Blast! Entertainment

Legendo's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Legendo's Attack on Pearl Harbor

Platform: Microsoft Windows, WiiWare

Genre: Flight Arcade-Combat

Publisher: Legendo Entertainment (EU & Asia) CDV (North America & Mexico)

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • Ask Questions of Dan Nye, C.E.O. of LinkedIn The future of social networking? Competing with Facebook? All those e-mails from people wanting you in their network? Ask your question for Dan Nye, the C.E.O. of LinkedIn, in the comments to this post. [..]
  • BEA Says $6.66 Billion Bid by Oracle Is Too Low Oracle’s unsolicited bid for the software maker, announced today, comes amid mounting competition from SAP of Germany and Microsoft. [..]
  • See all financial news of October 12th, 2007

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $93.10
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $163.01
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $30.03
  • General Electric GE: opens at $40.86
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $118.50

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 117.6 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.9717 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.1844 CHF
  • 1 USD = 7.5105 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 166.75 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on October 12, 2007?

On October 12, 2007 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is October 12, 2007?

On October 12, 2007 the zodiac sign was Libra.

Who was the US President on October 12, 2007?

On October 12, 2007 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 12, 2007?

On October 12, 2007 the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour).

Who was the Pope on October 12, 2007?

On October 12, 2007 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people died on October 12, 2007?

Famous people died on October 12, 2007 include, Noel Coleman.

What was the number one song in October 12, 2007?

The number one song in the week of October 12, 2007 was Crank That (Soulja Boy) by Soulja Boy Tell'em in US and About You Now by Sugababes in UK.

What were the top hits on October 12, 2007?

The top hits on October 12, 2007 were Crank That (Soulja Boy) by Soulja Boy Tell'em, Stronger by Kanye West, Gimme More by Britney Spears in US and About You Now by Sugababes, Let Me Think About It by Ida Corr vs Fedde Le Grand, Valerie by Mark Ronson featuring Amy Winehouse in UK.