Wednesday 21 March 2007US date format: 3/21/2007, UK date format: 21/3/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on March 21, 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 Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blood Ties.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bubble Bobble Double Shot or SpongeBob's Atlantis SquarePantis.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 March 2007
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Which were the important events of 21 March 2007 ?
- Blessed Clementia of Hohenberg
- World Poetry Day - by UNESCO.
- St. Nicholas of Flue
- Astrology: First day of star sign Aries.
- China: Chunfen.
- Harmony Day in Australia.
- World Down Syndrome Day
- Earth Day.
- Ostara - Neopagan festival of Ostara.
- Bah�'f Faith - End of the 19-day sunrise-to-sunset.fast.
- Saints Philemon and Domnin
- The third day of Quinquatria in ancient Rome, held in honor of Minerva.
- Iranian New Year's Day (Norouz): (also celebrated in many other countries of Asia) Iranian calendar.
- Traditional date of vernal equinox, used for reckoning Easter. The real equinox usually occurs one day earlier.
- South Africa: International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
- Benito Ju�rez Day, a Fiesta Patria in Mexico.
- Namibia: Independence Day.
- Japan: Vernal Equinox Day (public holiday).
- Egypt: Mother's Day
- New Year of the Bah�'f Calendar.
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- Gordon Brown, Chancellor of the Exchequer in the United Kingdom, delivers the 2007 budget. The main rates of corporation tax and income tax will both be reduced by 2% from April 2008, but other taxes are increased. (BBC)
- Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations and the broker of the Dayton Peace Accords Richard Holbrooke warns that if the United Nations votes against independence for Kosovo in April the region may erupt into violence. (RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty)
- An Israeli Special committee decides the recent conflict between Israel and Hezbullah is to be named the Second Lebanon War. (Ynetnews)
- Two British sailors die and a third is injured as a result of an accident on the nuclear submarine HMS ''Tireless'' in the Arctic Ocean. (AFP via News Limited) (Wikinews)
- United States Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice announces that the Bush administration will cut its security package to the government of the Palestinian National Authority by nearly half in order to ensure that Hamas does not receive funding. (AP via IHT)
- Supreme Leader of Iran Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warns that Iran will pursue nuclear development outside regulations if the United Nations Security Council imposes sanctions. (AP via CNN)
- A labour strike in Israel led by union Histadrut shuts down all government offices and transportation. (BBC)
- Islamist insurgency in Somalia (2007–present): At least seven people die in heavy fighting in Mogadishu as Somalian and Ethiopian troops enter an insurgent stronghold. (AP via Houston Chronicle)
- Sri Lankan Civil War: Eleven people die in fighting between the Sri Lanka Army and the Tamil Tigers in the Batticaloa district. (BBC)
- President of Russia Vladimir Putin declares a national day of mourning after three separate disasters kill at least 173 people in three days: the Ulyanovskaya Mine disaster, the crash of UT Air Flight 471 and a fire in a retirement home. (Bloomberg)
Sport Games on 21 March 2007
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Halifax - Oxford : 1 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- East Fife - Dumbarton : 1 - 0
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Chesterfield - Doncaster : 1 - 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?