Wednesday 16 May 2007US date format: 5/16/2007, UK date format: 16/5/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 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 The Secret by Rhonda Byrne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching El Pantera.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Case Closed: The Mirapolis Investigation or ARMA: Queen's Gambit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 May 2007
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 16 May 2007 ?
- Saint HonorT of Amiens
- Saint Andrew Bobola
- Saint Ubaldus
- Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
- Saint Simon Stock
- Saint John Nepomuk or John Nepomucene (1330 - 1393)
- Saint Brendan the Navigator - also in the Irish Calendar.
- Teacher's Day in Malaysia.
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- The United Nations General Assembly, recognizing that genuine multilingualism promotes unity in diversity and international understanding, proclaims 2008 the International Year of Languages.
- Tony Blair, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, meets with the President of the United States George W. Bush for the final time before his departure from politics. (CNN)
- Alex Salmond, the leader of the Scottish National Party, is elected as the first non-Labour First Minister of Scotland. (BBC)
- Fifteen people die in fighting between Hamas and Fatah forces on the Gaza Strip with Hamas killing five people at the house of a Fatah security chief Rashid Abu Shbak in Gaza City. (AP via CNN)
- A flare dropped from a New Jersey National Guard F-16 Fighting Falcon is believed to be the cause of a wildfire that has burned at the edge of Pinelands National Reserve, New Jersey, burning three homes and causing the evacuation of 2,500 other homes. (CNN)
- The United Kingdom's Ministry of Defence announces that HRH Prince Harry of the British Royal Family will not be deployed to Iraq as originally planned, due to the security risks to both himself and his regiment the Blues and Royals. (BBC)
Planetary positions on this day
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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
An interview with Michael Sykes, inventor of the Enertia house. [..]
The art market is red-hot and many prominent New York dealers are in desperate need of more gallery space. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $82.33
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $118.99
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.52
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $45.19
- 1 CAD = 1.1076 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0081 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9099 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4184 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?