Tuesday 20 March 2007US date format: 3/20/2007, UK date format: 20/3/2007
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 20, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of March people in US were listening to Glamorous by Fergie.
In UK (I'm Gonna Be) 500 Miles by The Proclaimers featuring Brian Potter & Andy Pipkin was in the top 5 hits.
Her Best Move, directed by Norm Hunter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while Whitethorn Woods by Maeve Binchy was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blood Ties.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Professor Layton or Build-a-lot.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 20 March 2007
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Which were the important events of 20 March 2007 ?
- Feast of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (died 704)
- Saint Alexandra
- Saint Herbert (died 687)
- Canberra Day
- Meat Out Day
- International Astrology Day
- New Year of Iranian Calendar: Norouz occurs on the vernal equinox.
- The second day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- The vernal equinox usually occurs on this day.
- Saint Wulfram (d.704)
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- At least 27 people are killed in a landslide in northern Pakistan following days of heavy rain. (Reuters via the Irish Times)
- Indonesian police shoot dead a suspected member of Jemaah Islamiyah, wound three people and arrest others in an anti-terrorist raid. (AP via USA Today)
- The G33 group of developing countries meet in Indonesia to develop what they consider to be fairer trade options and restart the stalled Doha Round of World Trade Organisation negotiations. (BBC)
- Jamaican police announce investigation into the death of former Pakistan cricket coach Bob Woolmer with suspicions that it was murder. (ABC News Australia)
- Local tribesmen and Uzbek militants clash in South Waziristan, Pakistan, leaving at least 46 people dead. (The Independent)
- Up to 65 people die as a truck overturns on a bridge near Gueckedou, Guinea. (BBC)
- United Kingdom Secretary of State for Defence Des Browne orders the military to destroy cluster bombs that lack self-destruct mechanisms in order to avoid harming civilians. (AP via Seattle Post-Intelligencer)
- Dismissal of U.S. attorneys controversy: The Bush administration agrees to allow Deputy White House Chief of Staff Karl Rove and former White House Counsel Harriet Miers to testify but not under oath. (AP via San Francisco Examiner)
- France signs an extradition treaty with the People's Republic of China but will only extradite people in death penalty cases when China agrees that the person will not receive a death penalty. (BBC)
- European Union High Representative for the Common Foreign and Security Policy Javier Solana says that the EU is doing all it can to find Alan Johnston, the BBC Gaza correspondent who has been missing for 8 days. (BBC)
- At least 63 people die in a fire in a home for elderly and disabled people in a village in Russia's Krasnodar Krai. (AP via CNN)
- The wife of Sami Al-Arian, a former university professor convicted by a United States district court of funneling money to Islamic Jihad, fears for his life as his hunger strike to protest his imprisonment enters its 58st day. (St. Petersburg Times)
Sport Games on 20 March 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Altrincham - Grays : 1 - 0
- Dag and Red - Stevenage : 2 - 0
- Morecambe - Aldershot : 2 - 1
- Northwich - Exeter : 1 - 0
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Albion Rvs - Stenhousemuir : 2 - 1
- East Stirling - Berwick : 0 - 1
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Barnet - Shrewsbury : 0 - 0
- Bristol Rvs - Stockport : 2 - 1
Liga IFootball (Portugal)
- Sp Braga - Naval : 2 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of March 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Fergie - Glamorous
- Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
- Akon - Don't Matter
- Gwen Stefani - The Sweet Escape
- Cupid's Chokehold/Breakfast In America - Gym Class Heroes
- Fall Out Boy - This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race
- Daughtry - It's Not Over
- Justin Timberlake - What Goes Around…Comes Around
- Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend
- Nelly Furtado - Say It Right
Top #10 R&B songs
- Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
- Mims - This Is Why I'm Hot
- You - Lloyd Featuring Lil Wayne
- Throw Some D's - Rich Boy Featuring Polow Da Don
- Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
- Omarion - Ice Box
- Poppin' - Chris Brown Featuring Jay Biz
- I'm A Flirt - R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain)
- Ciara - Promise
- Pretty Ricky - On The Hotline
Top #10 Latin songs
- Ese - Conjunto Primavera
- Sola - Hector "El Father"
- Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
- La Llave De Mi Corazon - Juan Luis Guerra 440
- Manda Una Senal - Mana
- Amar Es Lo Que Quiero - David Bisbal
- Te Lo Agradezco, Pero No - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Shakira
- La Noche Perfecta - El Chapo de Sinaloa
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
- Los Tigres del Norte - Detalles
Top #8 songs in the UK
- (I'm Gonna Be) 500 Miles - The Proclaimers featuring Brian Potter & Andy Pipkin
- Take That - Shine
- Kaiser Chiefs - Ruby
- Avril Lavigne - Girlfriend
- Gwen Stefani featuring Akon - The Sweet Escape
- The Fray - How To Save A Life
- Mika - Grace Kelly
- Alex Gaudino featuring Crystal Waters - Destination Calabria
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Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?