Wednesday 12 September 2007US date format: 9/12/2007, UK date format: 12/9/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see planets position on September 12, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Crank That (Soulja Boy) by Soulja Boy Tell'em.
In UK Beautiful Girls by Sean Kingston was in the top 5 hits.
Lars and the Real Girl, directed by Craig Gillespie, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Quiet Strength by Tony Dungy with Nathan Whitaker was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Out of Jimmy's Head.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Capcom Puzzle World or Dragon Ball Z: Harukanaru Densetsu.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 September 2007
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- Also see September 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Maryland (United States) - Defenders Day
- Cape Verde - National Day
- Ethiopia - National Revolution Day (1974)
- RC Saints - Holy Name of Mary
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 12 September
- US dollar falls to new low versus euro: $1.39.
- Former Philippine President Joseph Estrada is convicted of the crime of plunder.
- Burj Dubai in the United Arab Emirates reaches 555.3 metres, surpassing the 553.3 metre CN Tower in Toronto, Ontario Canada as the world's tallest free-standing structure on land, which it had been since 1976. The building is due for completion 2008 with a final projected height of 818 metres. (PressTV)
- Russian President Vladimir Putin fires the chief of the Russian Navy Vladimir Masorin, and appoints in his place the commander of the Russian Northern Fleet, Vladimir Vysotsky. (The Moscow Times)
- Airstrikes and Afghan army gunfire kills more than 45 Taliban insurgents on the first day of Ramadan. (The Canadian Press)
- Bombardier Aerospace orders the grounding of at least 40 percent of its Q-400 turboprop following recent incidents in Scandinavian Airlines aircraft in Denmark and Lithuania. (Associated Press) (Wikinews)
- Somali Islamists and opposition leaders meeting in Eritrea have joined forces in a new alliance to overthrow Somalia's transitional government. (BBC)
- A new case of Foot-and-mouth disease in the UK was confirmed after it was assumed that the outbreak of 2007 had been under control. (BBC)
- A major earthquake with a magnitude of 8.4 occurs off the west-coast of the island Sumatra, Indonesia. Sea level readings indicate a tsunami might follow and a tsunami watch is put in place for the whole of the Indian Ocean. (Reuters)
- Vladimir Putin sacks Mikhail Fradkov's Second Cabinet and nominates Viktor Zubkov as his replacement. (Reuters)
- Thousands of ex-soldiers are rioting in the People's Republic of China in the cities of Baotou, Wuhan, and Baoji, breaking into cars, destroying classrooms, and setting fires. The riot is the largest protest since the 1989 Tiananmen Square protest. (TIME)
- A cholera epidemic occurs in northern Iraq with 7,000 infected and 10 deaths so far. (NYT)
- Anna Bligh is endorsed as the next Premier of Queensland by the Queensland Labor Party caucus with Paul Lucas as her deputy. (ABC News Australia)
- Former President of the Philippines Joseph Estrada is found guilty of corruption in his 6-year trial and sentenced to Life Imprisonment. (BBC)
- Shinzo Abe, the current Prime Minister of Japan, announces his resignation after failing to win popular support in the aftermath of ruling Liberal Democratic Party's defeat in Upper House elections in July. The resignation comes into effect with the election of his successor in an LDP party conference on 19 September 2007. (Forbes)
- 2007 Atlantic hurricane season
- Tropical Depression Eight and Tropical Depression Nine form near the Lesser Antilles and Gulf of Mexico respectively. (NOAA)
- Tropical Depression Nine becomes Tropical Storm Humberto and is moving north towards Texas and Louisiana. (CNN)
- The first episode of Linux Outlaws was released
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
- Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
- J. Holiday - Bed
- Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- When I See U - Fantasia
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Ne-Yo - Do You
- Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
- Until The End Of Time - Justin Timberlake Duet With Beyonce
- Ciara Featuring 50 Cent - Can't Leave 'Em Alone
Top #10 Latin songs
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Gloria Estefan - No Llores
- Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
- Basta Ya - Conjunto Primavera
- Un Juego - Los Rieleros del Norte
- De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Tuya - Jennifer Pena
- Ella Me Levanto - Daddy Yankee
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Lagrimas Del Corazon - Grupo Montez de Durango
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Pirate Capital, the hedge fund management company run by Thomas Hudson, has barred withdrawals from its two Jolly Roger Activist funds after the firm’s assets declined by almost 80 percent in the last year. [..]
Bebo, the British social network, chose Yahoo to sell advertising in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It’s a midsized deal that Yahoo can afford. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $37.95
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $107.77
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $74.75
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $49.82
- 1 CAD = 1.1419 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9962 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.872 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4031 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?