Thursday 18 October 2007US date format: 10/18/2007, UK date format: 18/10/2007
It was Thursday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 18, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Xavier Trudeau .
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 Run by Ann Patchett was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Moonlight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Actua Pool or Aqua Teen Hunger Force Zombie Ninja Pro-Am.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 18 October 2007
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- Also see October 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- French Republican Calendar - Piment (Chili Pepper) Day, twenty-seventh day in the Month of VendTmiaire
- R.C. Church, Anglican communion, et alii - Feast of Saint Luke the Evangelist
- USA : Alaska: Alaska Day
- Xavier Trudeau: Canadian newsmaker, the first-born child to Liberal politician Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire, a CTV entertainment reporter.
- Karachi bombings: A suicide attack on a motorcade carrying former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto kills 139 and wounds 450 more. Bhutto herself is not injured.
- Oil prices reach $90 a barrel for the first time due to the low dollar and ongoing tension between Turkey and Iraq. (BBC)
- The BBC announces 1,800 job cuts as part of restructuring to fill a £2 billion (US$4 bn) shortfall caused by lower than expected funding by the British government. (AFP via Google)
- At least four people are killed in three days of tribal warfare near the Grasberg mine in the Papua province of Indonesia. (BBC)
- French commuters face chaos after a public transport strike over proposed changes to pensions of transit workers continue. (Reuters)
- Cécilia and Nicolas Sarkozy file for divorce. (CNN)
- Return of Benazir Bhutto:
Sport Games on 18 October 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Stevenage - Burton : 3 - 3
Planetary positions on this day
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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
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
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The new logo for the New Museum of Contemporary Art will be featured in a campaign to promote the institution’s move to a new home in downtown Manhattan. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $42.60
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $118.90
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $76.77
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.49
- 1 CAD = 1.2016 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0465 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.8705 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.3902 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?