Thursday 24 May 2007
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini. 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.
Mr. Brooks, directed by Bruce A. Evans, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2007
while The Husband by Dean Koontz was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Universe.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alvin and the Chipmunks or Crash Time: Autobahn Pursuit.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 24 May 2007 ?
- Aldersgate Day (Methodism).
- Canada: Victoria Day, on this date or the Monday before it. In Quebec, it is known as National Patriotes Day (JournTe nationale des patriotes). The holiday is often referred to as "May Two-Four," -- a "two-four" being slang for a case of beer with 24 bottles or cans.
- Bermuda: Bermuda Day.
- Eritrea: National Day.
- Macedonia: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Macedonian Script and Culture Day.
- Saints Donatianus and Rogatianus
- Saint Amadl
- Saint Suzanna
- Mary, Help of the Christians
- Saint Sarah is celebrated in Camargue, France by the Roma or Gypsies.
- Bulgaria: Saints Cyril and Methodius Day celebrated as Bulgarian Education and Culture, and Slavonic Script Day.
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- Bill Johnston: Australian cricketer (Born 1922).
- The United States House of Representatives approves a $US100 billion bill to fund the US war effort in Iraq and Afghanistan without a timetable for the withdrawal of troops from Iraq. (Reuters via ABC News Australia)
- 2007 Israel-Gaza conflict:
- Israeli soldiers arrest 33 Hamas figures in Nablus, West Bank, including one cabinet member, Palestinian Education Minister Naser al-Shaer. (AFP via ABC Australia)
- Palestinians fire eight Qassam rockets from the Gaza Strip towards the western Negev. (Reuters)
- The IAF makes two air strikes in the Gaza Strip, destroying housing used by the Hamas Executive Force and another post in Deir al-Balah. (Ynet)
- 38 Siberian miners are killed and 7 injured by a methane explosion in the Yubileinaya coal mine in the Kemerovo Oblast in Russia. (Xinhua)
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