September 2007 calendar

September 2007

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 2007.
The US president was George W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Gordon Brown (Labour), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on September 2007: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 2007?


  • 01 Sep 2007 American professional cyclist Dave Zabriski won his National Time Trial Championship in Greenville, SC by 2 seconds.
  • 02 Sep 2007 The spokesperson for the Chinese Foreign Ministry announced that China would report its military expenditures to UN Register of Conventional Arms.
  • 03 Sep 2007 Steve Fossett takes off at a private airport in western Nevada. The plane then vanishes.
  • 04 Sep 2007 Priests in Moscow chanted prayers to honor the 12th Main Directorate of the Russian Defense Ministry, which is responsible in part for the storage and maintenance Russia's nuclear arsenal.
  • 05 Sep 2007 Three terrorists believed to be part of Al-Qaeda have been arrested in Germany. They are accused of planning attacks against the Frankfurt International Airport and US military installations.
  • 06 Sep 2007 Operation Orchard: Israeli planes strike suspected nuclear sites in Syria.
  • 07 Sep 2007 2007 Lebanon conflict: After ending a three-month conflict in Nahr el-Bared with Fatah al-Islam militants, the Lebanese Army declared victory.
  • 08 Sep 2007 Ang Lee's spy thriller Lust, Caution'' won the Golden Lion at Venice Film Festival.
  • 09 Sep 2007 Former leader of Panama Manuel Noriega is now serving 15 years in Miami, Florida Prison. He was convicted of drug trafficking.
  • 10 Sep 2007 After seven years of exile, Nawaz Sharif, former Prime Minister of Pakistan, returns to Pakistan following a military coup that took place in October 1999.
  • 11 Sep 2007 Bruce Golding is elected Prime Minister of Jamaica after his victory in the parliamentary elections.
  • 12 Sep 2007 The US dollar has fallen to a new low against the euro: $1.39
  • 13 Sep 2007 The United Nations General Assembly adopts the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
  • 14 Sep 2007 Launch of the SELENE spacecraft. JAXA called it the "largest lunar mission since Apollo."
  • 15 Sep 2007 Wildfires cause evacuation of thousands in San Bernardino and San Diego Counties, California.
  • 16 Sep 2007 One-Two-GO Airlines Flight 269 carrying 130 crew and passengers crashes in Thailand, killing 90 people.
  • 17 Sep 2007 AOL, the former largest ISP in America, has officially announced plans to refocus and reorient the company as an advertising company. The corporate headquarters will be relocated from Dulles Virginia to New York, New York.
  • 18 Sep 2007 To ease the continuing panic in financial markets caused by the subprime mortgage crisis, the Federal Reserve reduced interest rates in the U.S.A by half a percentage point (0.5%) for the first time in six years.
  • 19 Sep 2007 After Driss Jettou's resignation, King Mohammed VI appointed Abbas El Fassi, the leader of the Istiqlal Party as Prime Minister of Morocco.
  • 20 Sep 2007 The Native American $1 Coin Act has been signed into law.
  • 21 Sep 2007 For the first time since 1976, the Canadian dollar has reached parity with the American currency.
  • 22 Sep 2007 Turkey's Foreign Minister Ali Babacan condemned US support for the PKK terrorist organization, which is behind attacks against Turkish forces.
  • 23 Sep 2007 General Motors must avoid a strike by the United Automobile Workers by Monday 11am.
  • 24 Sep 2007 One Laptop Per Child launches the Give 1 Get 1 marketing campaign. A buyer can purchase two XO computers for US$399 and receive one in 2008; the other will be sent to a child living in Cambodia, Rwanda or Afghanistan.
  • 25 Sep 2007 Microsoft launches Halo 3 on Xbox 360 in America.
  • 26 Sep 2007 Excessive levels of lead paint have led to the recall of more than half a million toys made in China, including 269,000 RC2 Corp's "Thomas Friends" toy trains.
  • 27 Sep 2007 Transparency International's Corruption Perceptions Index is a survey that ranks 180 countries.
  • 28 Sep 2007 In Georgia's capital Tbilisi, opposition supporters gather to demonstrate against the government. This is the largest protest in Georgia since 2003.
  • 29 Sep 2007 Calder Hall is destroyed in controlled explosion.
  • 30 Sep 2007 General Sonthi Boonyaratglin was the one who overthrew Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra during the 2006 Thai coup. He resigned from his position as head of Council for National Security.
  • 04 Sep 2007 Three terrorists suspected to be a part of Al-Qaeda are arrested in Germany after allegedly planning attacks on both the Frankfurt International airport and US military installations.
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Beautiful Girlsyoutube
  2. - Big Girls Don't Cryyoutube
  3. - Crank That (Soulja Boy)youtube
  4. - Strongeryoutube
  5. - The Way I Are

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Beautiful Girlsyoutube
  2. - About You Now
  3. - Strongeryoutube
  4. - Let Me Think About It
  5. - Hey There Delilahyoutube


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in September 2007?

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

Eat, Pray, Love


This is the 10th anniversary edition. It's one of the most beloved, loved, and bestselling books in history.

Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World by Bill Clinton

Giving: How Each of Us Can Change the World


This is Bill Clinton's call to action. It is a powerful look at how we can all make a difference in the world. It first reveals the innovative and extraordinary efforts of individuals and companies to solve problems and save …

The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

The Secret


The tenth anniversary edition of the book that made a profound impact on people's lives, now with a new afterword.

The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz

The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao


Oscar, a sweet but unhealthyly overweight ghetto geek, dreams of becoming the Dominican J.R.R.

Away by Amy Bloom



The epic and intimate story of Lillian Leyb is Away, which has a huge scope. She is a dangerous innocent who happens to be an accidental hero. Lillian is rescued by her family after they are massacred in Russia.