Monday 15 October 2007US date format: 10/15/2007, UK date format: 15/10/2007
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 15, 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.
Jab We Met, directed by Imtiaz Ali, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while The Choice by Nicholas Sparks was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Moonlight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing All-Pro Football 2K8 or Civilization IV: Beyond the Sword.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 October 2007
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Which were the important events of 15 October 2007 ?
- United States - White Cane Safety Day, National Grouch Day, Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day
- R.C. Saints - Saint Teresa of Avila
- Roman festivals - the Equirria or October equus: sacrifice of a horse to Mars
- French Republican Calendar - Amaryllis (Amaryllis) Day, twenty-fourth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Fox Television Stations Group launches a new business television cable channel in the USA.
- Seventeen activists in New Zealand are arrested in the country's first post 9/11 anti-terrorism raids.
- Montenegrin Prime Minister Željko Šturanović signs a Stabilisation and Association Agreement with the European Union, saying that Montenegro is hoping to lodge an official application for EU membership in the first half of 2008. (EUobserver)
- Battle of Las Anod: Troops from the breakaway Somali republic of Somaliland seize a town inside Puntland, a rival region loyal to the interim Somali government, killing at least 10 people. (Al Jazeera)
- Sir Menzies Campbell resigns as the leader of the Liberal Democrats in the United Kingdom, starting a leadership election. (''The Guardian'')
- Leonid Hurwicz, Eric S. Maskin and Roger B. Myerson are announced as winners of the 2007 Nobel Prize in Economics for having laid the foundations of mechanism design theory. (Nobelprize.org)
- Ibrahim Gambari, the United Nations special envoy to Myanmar, warns the Burmese government to stop arresting dissidents. (Reuters Canada)
- Airbus delivers its first A380 aircraft to launch customer Singapore Airlines in a ceremony in Toulouse, France, almost 18 months behind schedule, but denies rumours that further delays to the programme are looming. (Reuters UK)
- William Street underground platforms and The Esplanade Station begin service in Perth, Western Australia. Part of the New MetroRail project, they are the first stations to open on the new Mandurah Line. (ABC News Australia)
- Police raids are made across New Zealand under the Terrorism Suppression Act, with individuals supporting Māori sovereignty targeted, and arrested, for their alleged involvement in paramilitary activities. Activist Tame Iti is among those arrested. (''The New Zealand Herald'')
- Richard Brunstrom, the Chief Constable of North Wales Police, calls for all classified drugs to be legalised in the United Kingdom. He argues that the current policy of prohibition is not working, and is based on dogma. (''The Independent'')
Sport Games on 15 October 2007
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Luton - Northampton : 4 - 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
- Until The End Of Time - Justin Timberlake Duet With Beyonce
- Shawty - Plies Featuring T-Pain
- Let It Go - Keyshia Cole Featuring Missy Elliott & Lil Kim
- Crank That (Soulja Boy) - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Kanye West Featuring T-Pain - Good Life
- Kiss Kiss - Chris Brown Featuring T-Pain
- Duffle Bag Boy - Playaz Circle Featuring Lil Wayne
Top #10 Latin songs
- Juanes - Me Enamora
- Aventura - Mi Corazoncito
- Estos Celos - Vicente Fernandez
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Basto - Intocable
- La Travesia - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Solo Dime Que Si - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Ella Me Levanto - Daddy Yankee
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
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
Citigroup, Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase plan to create a $75 billion to $100 billion fund to buy bonds and other debt at a time when many investors are avoiding them. [..]
The early success of “TMZ,” a new syndicated TV show based on the popular Web site of the same name, shows just how valuable the celebrity news niche has become. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $43.56
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $119.22
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $81.17
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $51.55
- 1 CAD = 1.2086 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0621 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.8784 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4102 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?