Friday 20 July 2007US date format: 7/20/2007, UK date format: 20/7/2007
It was Friday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 20, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Umbrella by Rihanna.
In UK Umbrella by Rihanna featuring Jay-Z was in the top 5 hits.
The Bourne Ultimatum, directed by Paul Greengrass, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while The Assault On Reason by Al Gore was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Saving Grace.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Buzz! Junior: Robo Jam or Call for Heroes: Pompolic Wars.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 July 2007
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Which were the important events of 20 July 2007 ?
- St. Jerome Aemiliani
- St. Rufina
- St. Flavian
- St. Justa
- St. Margaret of Antioch
- St. Sabinus
- St. Joseph of Barsabas
- Brazil - Friendship Day
- St. Ceslas
- Argentina - Dfa del Amigo (Friendship Day)
- Japan - Marine Day (Umi-no-hi, currently it falls on the third Monday in July.)
- Northern Cyprus - Peace and Freedom Day
- Colombia - Independence Day
- Feast day for at least seventeen saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Aurelius
- St. Wulmar/Ulmar
- St. Severa1
- St. Barhadbesciabas
- St. Severa2
- St. Wilgefortis
- International chess day
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 20 July
- Tammy Faye Messner (Bakker): American televangelist (Born 1942).
- The President of Brazil Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva orders an inquiry into the crash of TAM Linhas Aéreas Flight 3054. (CNN)
- The UK Crown Prosecution Service ends its inquiry into the ampquotCash for honoursampquot claims with a finding that the evidence is not sufficient to warrant charges being laid. (Washington Post)
- China shuts down a chemical plant associated with deaths in Panama from tainted medicine and two petfood plants associated with the deaths of pets in the United States. (AP via CNN)
- Hundreds of thousands of Bolivians protest proposals to shift the capital from La Paz to Sucre. (AP via International Herald Tribune)
- The Government of Ethiopia pardons and frees opposition leaders who had been sentenced to life imprisonment for their roles in riots following 2005 elections. Prime Minister Meles Zenawi denies that the release was forced by the United States. (BBC)
- The Supreme Court of Pakistan unanimously reinstates Iftikhar Chaudhry as Chief Justice.
- Taliban insurgents stop a bus in Afghanistan and kidnap some of the passengers including South Koreans. (Reuters)
- Israel has begun releasing 250 Palestinian prisoners associated with Fatah. (BBC)
- 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup: After the Argentina vs Chile semi-final game ended, a scuffle between Toronto Police officers and members of the Chilean team led to the arrest of 21 players. (TSN)
- Shoaib Mansoor's Khuda Ke Liye is released all over Pakistan by Geo Films and is considered to be the revival of cinema in Pakistan.
- Tewkesbury was flooded
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- When I See U - Fantasia
- teachme - Musiq Soulchild
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- Make Me Better - Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo
- Umbrella - Rihanna Featuring Jay-Z
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
- Same Girl - R. Kelly Duet With Usher
- Shop Boyz - Party Like A Rockstar
- Wipe Me Down - Lil Boosie Featuring Foxx & Webbie
- Kelly Rowland Featuring Eve - Like This
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ojala - Marco Antonio Solis
- De Ti Exclusivo - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- A Ti Si Puedo Decirte - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Que Me Des Tu Carino - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Cuisillos - Mil Heridas
- Por Amarte Asi - Alacranes Musical
- No Te Veo - Casa De Leones
- Joan Sebastian - Eso y Mas
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Rihanna featuring Jay-Z - Umbrella
- Kate Nash - Foundations
- Timbaland featuring Doe & Keri Hilson - The Way I Are
- Do You Know? (The Ping Pong Song) - Enrique Iglesias
- Fergie - Big Girls Don't Cry
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Herb Kelleher, one of the Southwest’s founders, will step down in May. A replacement has not yet been named. [..]
Google says it will bid $4.6 billion for wireless spectrum…if the government imposes rules to make the wireless network open over the wishes of the telephone companies. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $40.02
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $124.50
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $77.19
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $48.50
- 1 CAD = 1.1448 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0565 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.9225 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4683 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?