Tuesday 17 April 2007
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aries. The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Give It To Me by Timbaland.
In UK Girlfriend by Avril Lavigne was in the top 5 hits.
Cashback, directed by Sean Ellis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Step On A Crack by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Elevator.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Actua Pool or Armageddon Empires.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 17 April 2007 ?
- Pope Anicetus (died 166)
- Saint Gerwin of Oudenburg (d. 1117)
- Saint Landricus
- Blessed Radboud of Louvain (d.1142)
- Saint Stephen Harding (d. 1134)
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- Gil Dobrica: Romanian singer (Born 1946).
- Student Cho Seung-hui kills 32 people plus himself at the premises of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.
- Somalia's Transitional Federal Parliament suspends a former Speaker Sharif Hassan Sheik Aden and 29 other Members of Parliament for failing to attend sessions in recent months. (AP via Washington Post)
- Nineteen people die in Rio de Janeiro in gun battles between police and drug gangs. (BBC)
- Virginia Tech massacre:
- Four Nepalese United Nations workers and their driver are killed in a roadside bombing in Kandahar, Afghanistan. (BBC)
- Kevin Rudd, the leader of the Australian Labor Party, announces changes to the party's industrial relations policy, including the right to a secret ballot before strike action. (AAP via Melbourne Age)
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Timbaland - Give It To Me
- Akon - Don't Matter
- Gwen Stefani - The Sweet Escape
- Fergie - Glamorous
- Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
- Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend
- Linkin Park - What I've Done
- Cupid's Chokehold/Breakfast In America - Gym Class Heroes
- Beyonce - Beautiful Liar
- T-Pain - Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin')
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Sport Games on 17 April 2007
Division 2Football (France)
- Grenoble - Strasbourg : 1 - 1
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Burnley - Norwich : 3 - 0
- Leicester - Birmingham : 1 - 2
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Burton - Halifax : 1 - 0
- Kidderminster - Aldershot : 0 - 0
- Stafford Rangers - Northwich : 2 - 0
- Stevenage - Rushden & D : 1 - 0
Division 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Clyde - St Johnstone : 0 - 1
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