Tuesday 15 May 2007US date format: 5/15/2007, UK date format: 15/5/2007
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 15, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Makes Me Wonder by Maroon5.
In UK Beautiful Liar by Beyonce & Shakira was in the top 5 hits.
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, directed by Julian Schnabel, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Silent Partner by Dina Matos McGreevey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching El Pantera.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Cheetah Girls: Pop Star Sensations or Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 May 2007
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Which were the important events of 15 May 2007 ?
- Paraguay - Independence Day. Celebrations for the anniversary of the independence begin on Flag Day, 14 May.
- Nakba Day in Palestinian communities.
- Roman Empire - Mercuralia in honor of Mercury held.
- International day of climate changes.
- International conscientious objectors' day.
- Buddha's Birthday in Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau and South Korea (2005).
- United States - Peace Officers Memorial Day.
- International day of families.
- Teacher's Day in Mexico (Dfa del Maestro) and South Korea (??? ?).
- Saint Dymphna
- Saint Achillius
- Saint Gerebern
- Saint Isidore the Labourer
- Saint Jean-Baptiste de la Salle
- Saint Reticius
- Saint Denise
- Slovenia - Day of Slovenian armed forces.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 15 May
- Jerry Falwell: Pastor of Thomas Road Baptist Church and Founder of Liberty University in Lynchburg, VA (Born 1933).
- Space Shuttle ''Atlantis'' rolls out to launchpad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida in preparation for the STS-117 mission to the International Space Station. The rollout is the second for the mission, as ''Atlantis'''s External Tank was damaged during a hailstorm on February 26, leading to the shuttle being rolled back to the Vehicle Assembly Building for repairs. (NASAspaceflight.com)
- Danish protesters clash with police in Copenhagen with the Little Mermaid being doused with red paint. The clashes followed the demolition of a building in the Freetown Christiania district. (CNN)
- Lt. Gen. Douglas Lute has been chosen to be President Bush's ampquotwar czar,ampquot overseeing the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. (ABC News)
- French Prime Minister Dominique de Villepin resigns. (The Globe and Mail)
- The United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice meets with the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. (Boston Globe)
- Canadian publisher The Thomson Corporation agrees to buy Reuters for £8.7 billion creating the world's biggest financial news and data group. (Reuters via CNN)
- The death toll for violence associated with the Philippine general election rises to 126. (AFP via News Limited)
- A bomb attack on a hotel in Peshawar, Pakistan, kills at least 24 people. (BBC)
- David Bain, who was convicted for murder in one of New Zealand's most controversial trials, is released on bail while awaiting a retrial following an appeal to the Privy Council in March. (The Press via stuff.co.nz)
Sport Games on 15 May 2007
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Brescia - Napoli : 0 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
- Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
- I'm A Flirt - R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain)
- Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- Pop, Lock & Drop It - Huey
- Ciara - Like A Boy
- Lloyd - Get It Shawty
- Ne-Yo - Because Of You
- Akon - Don't Matter
Top #10 Latin songs
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Impacto - Daddy Yankee Featuring Fergie
- Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo - Chayanne
- Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
- Sola - Hector "El Father"
- Eres Para Mi - Julieta Venegas
- Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
- Pegao - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Los Vaqueros
- Dame Un Beso - Intocable
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
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
Daimler, now free of its struggling U.S. partner, can look ahead to a promising future as a stand-alone maker of trucks and luxury cars. [..]
Pearson, the education publisher, agreed to buy eCollege.com for $538 million to add online degree courses in the United States. Shareholders of eCollege will receive $22.45 a share, Pearson said, an 8.9 percent premium over its closing price on F... [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $82.09
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $117.40
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.52
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $44.70
- 1 CAD = 1.1061 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0129 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9154 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4131 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?