Friday 20 April 2007US date format: 4/20/2007, UK date format: 20/4/2007
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 20, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Zarkandar .
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.
Ten Inch Hero, directed by David Mackay, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Shopaholic & Baby by Sophie Kinsella was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rad Girls.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Chocolatier or SpongeBob SquarePants: Underpants Slam.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 April 2007
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Which were the important events of 20 April 2007 ?
- USA- National High Five Day
- Blessed Oda (d. 1158)
- Saint Victor (d.303)
- Saint Marcellinus
- Ridv�n begins at sunset (Bah�'f Faith).
- Festival of Matsu, Southeast Asia (2006).
- Astrology: First day of sun sign Taurus.
- Islam - Muhammad's Birthday observed in (2004)
- April 20 (4/20) is associated with 420 (cannabis culture).
- Saint Theotimus (died 407)
- Johnson Space Center Shooting: A man with a handgun barricades himself in NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas before killing a male hostage and himself.
- 1976 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Mairead Corrigan is injured during a peaceful protest against the construction of the Israeli West Bank barrier. (Indymedia)
- President of Cuba Fidel Castro meets briefly with Wu Guanzheng, a member of the Politburo of the Chinese Communist Party in his first official duties since transferring power in July 2006. (AP via Houston Chronicle)
- The G4 group of nations, which includes Brazil, India, Germany and Japan, says that it would revive efforts for United Nations Security Council reform. (People's Daily)
- The United States asks India to stop military cooperation with Iran. (VOA)
- The U.S. state of Virginia observes a day of mourning for the victims in the Virginia Tech massacre. (BBC)
- Battle of Mogadishu (2007): Shelling and gunfire continues in Mogadishu after 21 died in fighting and a suicide attack at an Ethiopian base the previous day. (Aljazeera)
- Scientists prove that eating less salt reduces the chances of stroke or heart attack in the first long-term study on salt's effect on health. (The Times)
- A series of earthquakes, the strongest being 6.1 magnitude, strikes the Okinawa island chain of Japan. A tsunami warning is issued but later cancelled. (Bloomberg)
- The 2007 pet food recalls: A new study of pigs at a hog farm in California points to the possibility that melamine has entered the human food supply. (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review)
Sport Games on 20 April 2007
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Germinal - Lierse : 2 - 3
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Werder Bremen - Aachen : 3 - 1
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Erzgebirge Aue - Essen : 0 - 0
- Kaiserslautern - Offenbach : 4 - 0
- Munich 1860 - FC Koln : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Brest : 2 - 1
- Amiens - Metz : 0 - 2
- Chateauroux - Niort : 0 - 0
- Creteil - Caen : 4 - 3
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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
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain
Top #10 R&B songs
- Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
- Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
- I'm A Flirt - R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain)
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
- Akon - Don't Matter
- Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
- Ciara - Like A Boy
- Rock Yo Hips - Crime Mob Featuring Lil Scrappy
- Ne-Yo - Because Of You
- Last Night - Diddy Featuring Keyshia Cole
Top #10 Latin songs
- La Llave De Mi Corazon - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Ese - Conjunto Primavera
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
- Sola - Hector "El Father"
- Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo - Chayanne
- Eres Para Mi - Julieta Venegas
- Los Tigres del Norte - Detalles
- Shorty Shorty - Xtreme
- Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
- Pegao - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Los Vaqueros
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
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- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $82.63
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $117.39
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.49
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $41.45
- 1 CAD = 1.0751 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0115 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9405 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.419 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?