Monday 15 January 2007US date format: 1/15/2007, UK date format: 15/1/2007
It was Monday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 15, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Irreplaceable by Beyonce.
In UK A Moment Like This by Leona Lewis was in the top 5 hits.
Trade, directed by Marco Kreuzpaintner, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while For One More Day by Mitch Albom was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Taxi 0-22.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Avencast: Rise of the Mage or Championship Manager 2008.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 January 2007
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Which were the important events of 15 January 2007 ?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 15 January
- Awad Hamed al-Bandar: former chief judge of the Iraqi Revolutionary Court (Born 1945) (executed).
- David Vanole: American soccer player (Born 1963).
- Pura Santillan-Castrence: Filipino writer and diplomat (Born 1905).
- James Hillier: Canadian-American scientist co-designed the electron microscope (d. 2007).
- Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti, former Iraqi intelligence chief and half-brother of Saddam Hussein, and Awad Hamed al-Bandar, former chief judge of the Revolutionary Court, are executed by hanging in Iraq.
- The President of the United States George W. Bush declares a state of emergency in Oklahoma following the death of 11 people in a midwinter storm. Twenty-five people have died in the midwestern United States as a result of the storm. (AFP via ABC News Australia)
- Colombian police arrest Eugenio Montoya, also known as Don Hugo, suspected of being a leader of the Norte del Valle syndicate, which is described by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as the ampquotmost powerful and violent drug-trafficking organization in Colombiaampquot. (AP via The Melbourne Age)
- 64th Golden Globe Awards: ''Babel'' wins the Golden Globe Award as best film drama of 2006. ''Dreamgirls'' wins the Golden Globe as best musical or comedy. (AP via San Francisco Chronicle)
- The Syrian government may sign an agreement in which it will recognize Israel and end its support for Hezbollah and Hamas in return for Israeli withdrawal from most of the Golan Heights. (Ha'aretz)
- Iran's nuclear program: An Iranian official says that Iran is continuing its nuclear program despite being sanctioned by the United Nations. (Reuters via ABC News)
- Global spread of bird flu:
- A new cluster of bird flu infections involving at least two members of a family in Indonesia may indicate a change in the virus's ability to sicken people, researchers studying the disease said. (Bloomberg)
- The virus is confirmed after 100 ducks died in the northern Phitsanulok province of Thailand. (BBC)
- Rafael Correa becomes President of Ecuador, replacing Alfredo Palacio. (The Kansas City Star)
Sport Games on 15 January 2007
Division 2Football (France)
- Brest - Caen : 2 - 2
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Walsall - Grimsby : 2 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Kilmarnock - Hibernian : 0 - 2
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Arezzo - Rimini : 4 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Beyonce - Irreplaceable
- Ciara - Promise
- You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
- I Wanna Love You - Akon Featuring Snoop Dogg
- Jim Jones - We Fly High
- My Love - Justin Timberlake Featuring T.I.
- Shortie Like Mine - Bow Wow Featuring Chris Brown & Johnta Austin
- Make It Rain - Fat Joe Featuring Lil Wayne
- Poppin' - Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz
- Unk - Walk It Out
Top #10 Latin songs
- Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
- Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
- Pam Pam - Wisin & Yandel
- Ser O Parecer - RBD
- Aventura - Los Infieles
- Dime Quien Es - Los Rieleros del Norte
- Sola - Hector "El Father"
- Antes De Que Te Vayas - Marco Antonio Solis
- Chiquilla - A.B. Quintanilla III Presents Kumbia All Starz
- Ni Una Sola Palabra - Paulina Rubio
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
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- 1 CAD = 1.0688 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9783 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.915 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4525 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?