Friday 16 March 2007US date format: 3/16/2007, UK date format: 16/3/2007
It was Friday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 16, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of March people in US were listening to This Is Why I'm Hot by Mims.
In UK Shine by Take That was in the top 5 hits.
Reign Over Me, directed by Mike Binder, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blood Ties.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Actua Pool or Arena Football: Road to Glory.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 March 2007
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Which were the important events of 16 March 2007 ?
- St. Urho's Day - the fictional patron saint of Finnish immigrants to the US, created by Richard Mattson in 1956
- Latvia - The controversial Latvia Legions are celebrated in Latvia, where about 140,000 men joined the Waffen SS National Legions during World War II, trying to defend Latvia. Since February 23, 2000, this day is no longer an official celebration day.
- Saint Heribert of Cologne (died 1021)
- Saint Eusebia (+680)
- Saint Benedicta (+1260)
- Saint Agapitus
- The first day of the Bacchanalia in ancient Rome
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 16 March
- Two Iraqi police officers are killed and hundreds wounded or sickened as three suicide attacks using chlorine gas occur in Anbar province. (New York Times)
- The Inter-American Development Bank forgives US$4.4 billion in debt owed by Bolivia, Honduras, Nicaragua, Haiti and Guyana, five of the poorest countries in the Americas. (AP via San Diego Union Tribune)
- Herschelle Gibbs of South Africa becomes the first cricketer to hit six sixes in one over in a One Day International at the 2007 Cricket World Cup. (BBC)
- Three officers of the New York Police Department are indicted on charges related to the death of a black man, Sean Bell, on his wedding day. (AP via IHT)
- British coroner Andrew Walker finds that the death of soldier Matty Hull in the 190th Fighter Squadron, Blues and Royals ampquotfriendly fireampquot incident was ampquotunlawful and criminalampquot. (BBC)
- Airbus workers in Germany, France and Spain hold protest meetings and strikes in response to plans to cut 10,000 jobs and close six plants. (AP via ABC News America)
- Livedoor founder Takafumi Horie is sentenced to two and a half years for his role in securities fraud at the company. (BBC)
- Santo Santoro, the federal Minister for Ageing in Australia, resigns after revealing that he owned shares in at least 50 companies not disclosed on the Senate register of interests. (ABC News Australia)
- The Property Law of the People's Republic of China is adopted at the 2007 National People's Congress. (BBC)
- Foreign ministers of Pacific Islands Forum countries meet in Vanuatu and call on Fiji to hold elections within two years. (Radio New Zealand)
Sport Games on 16 March 2007
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Germinal - Lokeren : 1 - 2
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Hertha - Cottbus : 0 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Karlsruhe - Essen : 1 - 3
- Koblenz - CZ Jena : 0 - 0
- Munich 1860 - Augsburg : 0 - 3
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Gueugnon : 1 - 1
- Amiens - Brest : 2 - 0
- Chateauroux - Bastia : 1 - 2
- Creteil - Metz : 1 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
- Akon - Don't Matter
- Gwen Stefani - The Sweet Escape
- What Goes Around…Comes Around - Justin Timberlake
- Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend
- Fall Out Boy - This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race
- Cupid's Chokehold/Breakfast In America - Gym Class Heroes
- Fergie - Glamorous
- Break It Off - Rihanna
- Nelly Furtado - Say It Right
Top #10 R&B songs
- Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
- You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
- Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
- Throw Some D's - Rich Boy Featuring Polow Da Don
- Omarion - Ice Box
- Pretty Ricky - On The Hotline
- Poppin' - Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz
- Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
- Ciara - Promise
- Runaway Love - Ludacris Featuring Mary J. Blige
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ese - Conjunto Primavera
- Sola - Hector "El Father"
- Cada Vez Que Pienso En Ti - Los Creadorez del Pasito Duranguense de Alfredo Ramirez
- Te Lo Agradezco, Pero No - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Shakira
- Manda Una Senal - Mana
- Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
- Amar Es Lo Que Quiero - David Bisbal
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
- Pegao - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Los Vaqueros
- Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
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
The country’s largest black financial institution is teaming up with Merrill Lynch to help the firm entree into minority neighborhoods. [..]
Richard F. Scruggs, the lawyer representing homeowners affected by Hurricane Katrina, has turned the case into a nightmare for the insurance industry. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $69.86
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $98.95
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $64.64
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $40.06
- 1 CAD = 1.0265 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9602 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.935 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.3438 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?