Saturday 20 October 2007US date format: 10/20/2007, UK date format: 20/10/2007
It was Saturday, under the sign of Libra (see planets position on October 20, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
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 The Bone Garden by Tess Gerritsen was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Moonlight.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing AFL Premiership 2007 or Alien Shooter: Vengeance.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- October 20 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day - the B�b
- French Republican Calendar - Orge (Barley) Day, twenty-ninth day in the Month of VendTmiaire
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- Jungle (open) primary election are held for governor and the legislature of the U.S. state of Louisiana.
- (to November 9) Wildfires in Southern California result in the evacuation of more than one million people and destruction of over 1,600 homes and businesses. Total damage estimate is US$1 billion.
- Georgia's governor Sonny Perdue declares a state of emergency due to drought conditions.
- Bobby Jindal of the Republican Party is elected as the next Governor of Louisiana and becomes the first Indian American governor in the history of the United States. With 53% of the vote, he defeats five Democrats, a Libertarian and five independents without requiring a runoff. (NYT)
- Riots erupt in the immigrant quarter of Amsterdam for the sixth night in succession after the death of a Moroccan man the previous weekend. (Reuters via ABC News Australia)
- Thousands flee a fresh outbreak of fighting in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. (Turkish Press)
- Karachi police release a photograph of the suicide bomber who killed at least 130 people in the 2007 Karachi bombings. (BBC)
- J.K. Rowling has revealed that Dumbledore of the Harry Potter books is homosexual. (CNN)
- French trains resume service after a two-day strike against President Nicolas Sarkozy's proposed welfare reform. (BBC)
- Iraqi President Jalal Talabani criticizes Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for his support of a possible Turkish attack against Kurdistan Workers Party fighters in the Iraqi Kurdistan. (BBC)
- Mikhail Gorbachev founds a new political party in Russia, called Union of Social-Democrats. (BBC)
- Saeed Jalili replaces Ali Larijani as Iran's nuclear negotiator. (Reuters via News Limited)
- At least seven people die in a bomb blast in the town of Dera Bugti in the Balochistan province of Pakistan. (BBC)
Sport Games on 20 October 2007
Serie AItalian Football
- Reggina - Inter : 0 - 1
- Roma - Napoli : 4 - 4
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Club Brugge - Dender : 2 - 0
- Germinal - FC Brussels : 3 - 0
- Lokeren - Charleroi : 1 - 0
- Mechelen - Cercle Brugge : 0 - 4
Bundesliga 1Football (Germany)
- Bochum - Bayern Munich : 1 - 2
- Hamburg - Stuttgart : 4 - 1
- Hansa Rostock - Schalke 04 : 1 - 1
- Leverkusen - Dortmund : 2 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Espanol - Real Madrid : 2 - 1
- La Coruna - Valencia : 2 - 4
- Levante - Sevilla : 0 - 2
- Villarreal - Barcelona : 3 - 1
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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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