Saturday March 17, 2007, St. Patrick's Day

US date format: 3/17/2007, UK date format: 17/3/2007

It was Saturday, under the sign of Pisces (see birth chart on March 17, 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 Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Blood Ties. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Backyard Hockey or Clear (visual novel).
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Reign Over Me

Directed by: Mike Binder

Starring: Adam Sandler, Don Cheadle, Jada Pinkett Smith, Liv Tyler


Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: Cillian Murphy, Rose Byrne, Chris Evans, Cliff Curtis

Country: United States of America


Directed by: Kevin Munroe

Starring: Patrick Stewart, Mako, Chris Evans, Sarah Michelle Gellar

First Born

Directed by: Isaac Webb

Starring: Elisabeth Shue, Steven Mackintosh, Kathleen Chalfant, Khandi Alexander

Knocked Up

Directed by: Judd Apatow

Starring: Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann

Country: United States of America


Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 17, 2007?


  • Ancient Rome - the second day of the Bacchanalia in honor of Bacchus
  • Ancient Rome - the Liberalia in honor of Liber
  • St. Agricola
  • St. Joseph of Arimathea
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  • Thousands of activists march to The Pentagon in Washington to mark the fourth anniversary of the start of the war in Iraq. (New York Times)

    Famous Deaths

  • John Backus: American computer scientist (Born 1924).
  • Jim Cronin: British animal welfare activist (Born...
  • John Backus: American computer scientist (Born 1924).
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of March 17, 2007?

    Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
  2. Akon - Don't Matter
  3. Gwen Stefani - The Sweet Escape
  4. What Goes Around…Comes Around - Justin Timberlake
  5. Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend
  6. Fall Out Boy - This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race
  7. Cupid's Chokehold/Breakfast In America - Gym Class Heroes
  8. Fergie - Glamorous
  9. Break It Off - Rihanna
  10. Nelly Furtado - Say It Right

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
  2. You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
  3. Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
  4. Throw Some D's - Rich Boy Featuring Polow Da Don
  5. Omarion - Ice Box
  6. Pretty Ricky - On The Hotline
  7. Poppin' - Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz
  8. Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
  9. Ciara - Promise
  10. Runaway Love - Ludacris Featuring Mary J. Blige
Sport Games on March 17, 2007

Sport Games on March 17, 2007

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

Blood Ties

Directed by: Guillaume Canet

Dame Chocolate

Saul of the Mole Men

Parental Guidance

Directed by: Andy Fickman

Deal or No Deal

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 2007?


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

Nineteen Minutes

By: Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult, bestselling author of My Sister's Keeper and The Tenth Circle, pens her most riveting book yet, with a startling and poignant story about the devastating aftermath of a small-town tragedy.Sterling

A Long Way Gone

By: Ishmael Beah

This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers.


By: Danielle Steel

Four sisters, a Manhattan brownstone, and a tumultuous year of loss and courage are at the heart of Danielle Steel’s new novel about a remarkable family, a stunning tragedy—and what happens when four very different young women come together under …

High Profile

By: Robert B. Parker

The murder of a notorious public figure places Paradise, Massachusetts, police chief Jesse Stone in the harsh glare of the media spotlight.When


By: Ayaan Hirsi Ali

One of today’s most admired and controversial political figures, Ayaan Hirsi Ali burst into international headlines following the murder of Theo van Gogh by an Islamist who threatened that she would


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Platform: Nintendo DS

Genre: Sports game

Publisher: Atari

Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Clear (visual novel)

Platform: Windows, PlayStation 2

Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Harem, Romance

Publisher: Moonstone (PC) Sweets (PS2)

Chili Con Carnage

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Third-person shooter, Action

Publisher: Eidos Interactive

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games

Platform: Wii, Nintendo DS

Genre: Sports, party

Publisher: JP Nintendo; WW Sega

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    News articles

  • Airport Insecurity Barbara S. Peterson, Condé Nast Traveler’s aviation expert, worked for two months undercover as a screener. [..]
  • A Titan of Private Equity May Go Public The Blackstone Group is preparing for an initial public offering that could value the firm at more than $30 billion. [..]
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