Wednesday 23 May 2007US date format: 5/23/2007, UK date format: 23/5/2007
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see planets position on May 23, 2007). The US president was George W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Samuel Cheney .
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 At the Center of the Storm: My Years at the CIA by George Tenet was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching El Pantera.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bus Driver or 7 Wonders of the Ancient World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 May 2007
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- World Turtle Day
- Saint Desiderius
- Saint Guibert of Gemblours
- Saint Montana
- Bah�'f Faith: Declaration of the B�b
- Discordianism: Day of Disunity
- Samuel Cheney: American member of noted family, the sixth grandchild of Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife, Lynne Cheney, welcomed their sixth grandchild, Samuel David Cheney, Wednesday, May 23, 2007.
- One of three captured US soldiers in Iraq is found dead, during an extensive manhunt which occupied nearly 3% of US troops. (BBC)
- Lebanon's Defence Minister Elias Murr issues an ultimatum to Fatah al-Islam militants in the Nahr el-Bared refugee camp in Tripoli, Lebanon. (AP via CNN)
- At least 27 people die as a wall collapses in a bar in Tirupur in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. (BBC)
- 2007 Israel-Gaza conflict: Militants in the Gaza Strip fire eight rockets at the southern Israeli cities of Sderot and Kibbutz Nir Am. The IAF makes an air strike on the Gaza Strip, in which they destroy two buildings. (Reuters)
- The British Government announce a carbon emissions trading scheme, the Carbon Reduction Commitment, that will apply to hotel chains, supermarkets, banks, and other large organisations. (DEFRA)
- A Serbian court finds 12 men, including Milorad Ulemek, guilty of the 2003 assassination of Prime Minister Zoran Đinđić. (Radio Televizija Vojvodine)
- A Thai gunman opens fire with an AK-47 in a market in Pathum Thani Province, north of Bangkok, killing a villager, a security guard and a police officer and critically injuring another six before he was shot dead by the police. (AFP via Channelnewsasia.com)
- Gwen Stefani performs in front of a record-breaking crowd at the Tweeter Center in Mansfield, MA.
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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 Canadian aluminum producer Alcan rejected a $27.4 billion hostile bid from a rival, Alcoa, calling the offer inadequate. [..]
In Europe, shareholder activism now seems to be moving into the hands of ordinary investors. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $83.61
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $119.12
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $69.25
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $45.80
- 1 CAD = 1.1341 CHF
- 1 AUD = 1.011 CHF
- 1 AUD = 0.891 CAD
- 1 GBP = 2.4385 CHF
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?