Wednesday January 31, 2007: on this day

About January 31st, 2007, in brief:

  • Historical events: Officially, Delta Air Lines creditors reject US Airways' hostile takeover offer.
  • Day of the week: January 31st, 2007 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius (in western zodiac), Pig (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Justin Timberlake, Tallulah Bankhead
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: Irreplaceable by Beyonce
  • #1 UK song: Grace Kelly by Mika
  • Popular movie: Iron Man directed by Jon Favreau

More about January 31st, 2007? See below for more news and curiosities on January 31st, 2007.


What day of the week was January 31, 2007?

January 31, 2007 was a Wednesday and it was the 31st day of the year 2007 in the Gregorian calendar.

January 31, 2007 can also be written as 1/31/2007 in the US and as 31/1/2007 in UK and Europe.

January 31, 2007 in January 2007 calendar


January 31, 2007: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on January 31, 2007:

  • Officially, delta air lines creditors reject us airways' hostile takeover offer.
  • In boston, massachusetts, usa, the mooninite scare occurred when devices used in a guerrilla advertising campaign for aqua teen hunger force were mistakenly made for improvised explosives.
  • The uk's birmingham police arrest two suspects accused of plotting to kidnap, hold and eventually behead a british soldier serving in iraq.
  • Lord levy is the british prime minister tony blair’s middle east envoy and the labour party's chief fundraising officer (or "lord cashpoint") are arrested for the second time in the cash for peerages investigation by john yates from scotland yard. levy is charged with perverting the course or justice.
  • In an interview with the 'international herald tribune, jacques chirac, the french president, stated that iran will not produce any nuclear weapons and would pose no threat to its neighboring countries. ampquotif iran tried to use nuclear weapons against israel, it would have not gone off 200m into the atmosphere before tehran would have been razed to ground. (international
  • Ross wilson, ambassador of the united states in turkey, stated that the bush administration is opposed to a bill in congress that would recognize the armenian genocide. this is something the united states government doesn't recognize.
  • India's tata steel buys corus group, a steel giant from india for ps6.7 billion. this makes it the fifth-largest steel producer in the world.
  • Germany has issued an order for the arrest of 13 suspected cia agents in connection to the kidnapping of khalid el-masri.
  • Archaeologists have announced the excavation of stonehenge's village, which is believed to be the site of stonehenge's builders. this neolithic settlement was the largest ever discovered in britain.
  • Lord levy is the british prime minister tony blair’s middle east envoy and the labour party’s chief fundraiser (or "lord cashpoint") are arrested for the second time in the cash for honours investigation by john yates from scotland yard. levy is charged with perverting the course or justice.
  • After it was revealed that stephen harper, the canadian prime minister, described the kyoto global warming protocol as a "socialist scheme for sucking money out wealth-producing countries" in 2002 letter, it has been criticized.
  • Bolat k. nurgaliyev is the secretary-general of shanghai cooperation organisation. nurgaliyev was previously ambassador to the united states of america and to the republic of korea. he stressed the importance of the sco fighting against the three evils.
  • Us airways, america's largest low-cost hub, spokes airline and spokesairline, announced it had dropped its $9.8billion bid for delta air lines. after delta's creditors supported the airline's plan for bankruptcy relief, the airline withdrew the bid.
  • Nine people were arrested in birmingham for plotting the kidnap, filmed execution and murder of a british muslim soldier. this foiled a terror plot in the uk. this plot was allegedly to force tony blair, the british prime minister, into withdrawing troops from afghanistan and iraq.
  • After discovering suspicious devices around boston, the u.s. coast guard and boston transit officials shut down portions of interstate 93 and two bridges and a section the charles river. turner broadcasting stated that the items were used as marketing tools in ten u.s. towns for the aqua teen hunger force cartoon. wednesday saw one arrest.

January 31, 2007: What were the magazines covers that day?

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January 31, 2007: What were the stock market quotes and exchange rates that day?

Stock market quotes on January 31, 2007:

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $74.19
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $84.86
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $30.41
  • General Electric GE: opens at $36.00
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $98.80

Exchange Rates on January 31, 2007:

  • 1 USD = 120.63 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.1763 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.244 CHF
  • 1 USD = 7.7748 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 157.23 JPY

January 31, 2007: What were the main match results that day?

Bundesliga 1 - Football (Germany)

  • Hamburg - Cottbus : 1 - 1
  • Hannover - Hertha : 5 - 0
  • Leverkusen - Werder Bremen : 0 - 2
  • Mainz - Dortmund : 1 - 0
  • Schalke 04 - Aachen : 2 - 1

Championship - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Southampton - Sheffield Weds : 2 - 1
  • West Brom - Plymouth : 2 - 1

League 1 - Football (United Kingdom)

  • Bristol City - Cheltenham : 0 - 1
  • Carlisle - Nott'm Forest : 1 - 0

Premier League - UK Soccer

  • Bolton - Charlton : 1 - 1
  • Chelsea - Blackburn : 3 - 0
  • Man United - Watford : 4 - 0
  • Newcastle - Aston Villa : 3 - 1

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January 31, 2007: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for January 31st is Aquarius.

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Babies born in January are either Capricorn or Aquarius. People born before January 19th are Capricorn, while people born from January 20th have the sign of Aquarius.

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January 31, 2007: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for January 31, 2007 is Pig and the associated element is Fire.

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January 31, 2007: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on January 31, 2007 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on January 31, 2007 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on January 31, 2007 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 99% full, rising at 03:30 pm and setting at 07:02 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 03, 2007 while the next full moon would come on Feb 02, 2007.

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Who was born on January 31, 2007?

Whose famous birthday is on January 31st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on January 31st:

  • Justin Timberlake
    Justin Timberlake

    American musician who was a member the rock band 'n sync.

  • Tallulah Bankhead
    Tallulah Bankhead

    American actress who appeared on film and stage.

  • Portia de Rossi
    Portia de Rossi

    Australian actress.

  • Preity Zinta
    Preity Zinta

    Indian actress, producer, and television host.

  • Kerry Washington
    Kerry Washington

    American actress, best known for her roles in ray charles' wife, della bea robinson's film ray (2004), idi amin’s wife kay in the last king...

  • Minnie Driver
    Minnie Driver

    British singer-songwriter and actress.

  • Thomas Merton
    Thomas Merton

    French-american poet, monk and mystic, he was a social critic, writer, poet, and monk.

  • Jackie Robinson
    Jackie Robinson

    American athlete.

  • Ary Abittan
    Ary Abittan

    French comedian and actor with north-african heritage.

  • James Franciscus
    James Franciscus

    Actor (mr novak) dies from emphysema aged 57.

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How old is someone born on January 31, 2007?

Someone born on January 31, 2007 is:

17 years 5 months old,

or 209 months and 20 days old,

or 911 weeks and 3 days old,

or 6380 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on January 31, 2007?

There are 195 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday January 31st 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on January 31, 2007?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on January 31, 2007.

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January 31, 2007: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on January 31, 2007:

  • Molly Ivins
    Molly Ivins

    American journalist and liberal political commentator.

  • Adelaide Tambo

    Adelaide Tambo was a South African anti-apartheid activist and politician, known for her role in the struggle against racial segregation.

  • Muhammad Jamal Khalifa
  • Lee Bergere
  • Kirka
  • Arbën Minga
  • Trinidad Rugero

What famous deaths happened on January 31st?

Famous deaths on January 31st:

  • Lizabeth Scott
    Lizabeth Scott

    Scranton (pa) -- actress (dark city and desert fury).

  • Christopher Jones
    Christopher Jones

    American actor (d. 2014.

  • Moira Shearer
    Moira Shearer

    A scottish ballerina, she is widely recognized as one of the best in her field.

  • Florence Bates
    Florence Bates

    Actress (kismet.

  • Peretz Hirshbein

    Prominent Yiddish playwright and poet.

  • Suraiya Jamal

    Suraiya Jamal was a renowned Indian actress and singer who was a popular figure in the Hindi film industry during the 1940s and 1950s.

  • Mahendra Bir Bikram Shah

    King of Nepal from 1955 to 1972, known for his efforts to modernize the country.

  • Amazin Walter

    Legendary baseball pitcher known for his exceptional skills on the mound.

  • Loomis Havemeyer

    American politician known for his contributions to public service.

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January 31, 2007: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on January 31, 2007 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week January 29th and February 4th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

January 31, 2007: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on January 31, 2007 was Irreplaceable by Beyonce, according to the music chart for the week January 29th and February 4th.

  1. - Irreplaceable
  2. - This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race
  3. - Say It Right youtube
  4. - I Wanna Love You
  5. - We Fly High

January 31, 2007: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on January 31, 2007 was Grace Kelly by Mika, according to the music chart for the week January 29th and February 4th.

  1. - Grace Kelly
  2. - Starz In Their Eyes
  3. - Ruby
  4. - This Ain't A Scene It's An Arms Race
  5. - Exceeder

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Who was the US President on January 31, 2007?

On January 31, 2007 the US President was George W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 31, 2007?

On January 31, 2007 the UK Prime Minister was Tony Blair (Labour).

Who was the Pope on January 31, 2007?

On January 31, 2007 the Pope was Benedict XVI.


What is special about January 31st?

January 31st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 31st day of the month of January. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on January 31st, such as:

  • 2019 - Mariah carey, an american singer, performs in saudi arabia's jeddah, despite saudi women rights activists urging her to cancel it.
  • 2018 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). a bbc study found that the taliban currently controls or has some territory in 70% of afghanistan. they control 14 districts, which total 4% of afghanistan's total, and have an open militant presence in 263 other districts, representing 66% of afghanistan's remaining occupied territory.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: the syrian opposition agrees that they will surrender the remaining villages between the wadi barada area and lebanon-syria borders, as well the rankous borderange to transport at least 250 rebel fighters from their stronghold in idlib governorate.

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What happened in 2007?

2007 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Barzan Ibrahim al-Tikriti (ex-Iraqi intelligence chief, half-brother to Saddam Hussein) and Awad Hamed al-Bandar (ex-chief judge of the Revolutionary Court), were executed by hanging in Iraq.
  • Officially, Bulgaria and Romania join the European Union. The European Union also makes the official languages of Romanian, Bulgarian and Irish, along with 20 other languages.
  • A dense, metallic meteorite measuring about 1 inch in diameter falls through the roof of a house in eastern New Jersey.

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What was the calendar for January 2007?

January 2007 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with January being the 1st month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Wednesday January 31, 2007