Tuesday 22 May 2007US date format: 5/22/2007, UK date format: 22/5/2007
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 22, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') by T-Pain.
In UK Beautiful Liar by Beyonce & Shakira was in the top 5 hits.
I Really Hate My Job, directed by Oliver Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while How Doctors Think by Jerome Groopman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching El Pantera.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Professor Layton or Warhammer 40,000: Squad Command.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 22 May 2007
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Which were the important events of 22 May 2007 ?
- Saint Humilita
- Saint Rita of Cascia
- Victoria Day in Canada
- World Biodiversity Day.
- Republic of Yemen - National Day.
- National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
- National Maritime Day in the United States.()
- Saint Atto
- Saint Emile
- Saint Fulk
- Saint Lupus
- Saint Romanus
- Saint Julia
- Saint Renata of Bavaria
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- Premier Gary Doer of the Canadian province of Manitoba secures a third straight NDP majority government in the general election. (CTV)
- Silas Rondeau, the Energy Minister of Brazil, resigns over allegations of corruption in a public works project. (BBC)
- 2007 Israel-Gaza conflict: A total of seven rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip and landed in western Negev. Another rocket landed in Sderot and killed an Israeli woman. In response, the IAF also fired missiles in an air strike at a munitions base, and secondary explosions were reported after the strike. The air strike wounded seven people in the attack on Jabaliya, Gaza City, according to local residents and hospital officials. (Ynet)
- Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury and spiritual head of the Anglican community, declines to invite gay Bishop of New Hampshire Gene Robinson and unrecognized conservative Bishop Martyn Minns of the Convocation of Anglicans in North America to the 2008 Lambeth Conference. (Reuters)
- Skybus Airlines, a new U.S.-based ultra-low-cost carrier airline, launches inaugural flights to and from Columbus, Ohio, with $10 tickets enabled by on-plane advertising and charging people for baggage, pillows, boarding priority, and refreshments. (AP via Signonsandiego.com)
- A suicide attack occurs at a shopping centre in the Ulus district of Ankara, the capital of Turkey. Authorities say there were six fatalities, and 79 injuries. (Hürriyet)
- The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issues its forecast for an above-normal 2007 Atlantic hurricane season with 13 to 17 named storms, 7 to 10 hurricanes and 3 to 5 major hurricanes. (NOAA)
- The UK Crown Prosecution Service announces that Andrei Lugovoi, an ex-KGB agent, will be charged in connection with the poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko, also a former KGB agent. (Press Association via the Guardian)
- Iraq War: A car bomb kills 25 people and injures at least 60 in a commercial area in southwestern Baghdad. (Reuters Alertnet)
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2007 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Buy U A Drank (Shawty Snappin') - T-Pain Featuring Yung Joc
- Robin Thicke - Lost Without U
- Please Don't Go - Tank
- I'm A Flirt - R. Kelly Or Bow Wow (Featuring T.I. & T-Pain)
- Lloyd - Get It Shawty
- Pop, Lock & Drop It - Huey
- Musiq Soulchild - Buddy
- Ciara - Like A Boy
- Shop Boyz - Party Like A Rockstar
- Ne-Yo - Because Of You
Top #10 Latin songs
- Dimelo - Enrique Iglesias
- Impacto - Daddy Yankee Featuring Fergie
- Si Nos Quedara Poco Tiempo - Chayanne
- Sola - Hector "El Father"
- Igual Que Ayer - RKM & Ken-Y
- Bendita Tu Luz - Mana
- Dame Un Beso - Intocable
- Pegao - Wisin & Yandel Featuring Los Vaqueros
- Tu Recuerdo - Ricky Martin Featuring La Mari De Chambao Y Tommy Torres
- Torre De Babel - David Bisbal
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
The music company said its board supported a new $4.7 billion offer from a private investor, Terra Firma Capital Partners. [..]
The Russian airline Aeroflot is seeking up to$1.2 billion in loans to finance its bid for the Italian national airline, Alitalia. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $83.07
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $120.50
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $69.00
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $45.18
- 1 CAD = 1.1317 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.0069 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.8893 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4277 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?