Friday 12 October 2007US date format: 10/12/2007, UK date format: 12/10/2007
It was Friday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 12, 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 The Nine by Jeffrey Toobin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Moonlight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bubble Bobble Double Shot or Culpa Innata.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 October 2007
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Which were the important events of 12 October 2007 ?
- 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
- Malawi - Mother's Day
- Equatorial Guinea - Independence Day (from Spain, 1968)
- Also see October 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- RC Saints - Our Lady of the Pillar (Zaragoza, Spain); Saint Wilfrid
- St. Fiace
- Roman festivals - Fortuna Redux, last day of the Ludi Augustales
- St. Domnina
- St. Seraphinus
- St. Amicus
- St. Edistius
- Bl. Camillus Constanzi
- St. Edwin
- St. Wilfrid
- St. Felix and Cyprian
- St. Heribert
- St. Maximilian of Lorch
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 12 October
- Noel Coleman: British Actor (Born 1919).
- 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)
- Indonesia and Australia commemorate the fifth anniversary of the 2002 Bali bombings. (BBC)
- Three people are dead at the Newhall Pass interchange on Interstate 5 just north of Los Angeles, California after thirty-one vehicles collide in a highway tunnel, closing the freeway entirely. (CNN)
Sport Games on 12 October 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Rushden & D - Forest Green : 1 - 2
- Weymouth - Crawley Town : 1 - 2
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Montrose - Elgin : 0 - 0
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Hartlepool - Bristol Rvs : 1 - 0
- Tranmere - Walsall : 0 - 0
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Brentford - Rotherham : 1 - 1
- Chester - Hereford : 1 - 1
- Grimsby - Rochdale : 1 - 2
- Morecambe - Bradford : 2 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2007 ?
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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