Historical Events In 2007
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Oct 28 The Vatican beatifies 498 Spanish victims of religious persecution from before and during the Spanish Civil War. on this day in history.
Oct 30 Brazil is announced as the host of the FIFA World Cup 2014 on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 2007 a bus bomb in the central Russian city of Tolyatti kills 8 and injures over 50 people.
Oct 31 World Economic Forum releases The Global Competitiveness Report 2007-2008, at 11:00 CET on this day in history.
Nov 01 London's Metropolitan Police Service is found guilty of endangering the public following the fatal shooting of Jean Charles de Menezes, an innocent Brazilian who officers mistook for a suicide bomber on this day in history.
Nov 01 Martina Hingis of Switzerland announced her second retirement from professional tennis due to doping allegations and injuries in the year 2007.
Nov 01 On this day in history the Election commission of Bangladesh is separated from the Judiciary department.
Nov 02 Four firefighters feared dead in the 2007 Atherstone fire disaster in the year 2007.
Nov 03 In the year 2007 dARPA Grand Challenge, a prized competition for driverless cars to navigate safely in traffic is scheduled.
Nov 03 In the year 2007 president Pervez Musharraf declares state of emergency in Pakistan.
Nov 04 Álvaro Colom wins the second round of the presidential elections in Guatemala on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history reformation Sunday is observed by Lutherans and other Protestants around the world, to commemorate the 490th anniversary (oct 31) of the Ninety-Five Theses, which began the Protestant Reformation.
Nov 05 The Writers Guild of America goes on strike in the year 2007.
Nov 06 In the year 2007 a suicide bomber kills at least 50 people in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan. Among the dead are 6 members of the National Assembly.
Nov 06 Legislative elections are held in the U.S. states of Kentucky, Mississippi, New Jersey, and Virginia; Kentucky and Mississippi also hold gubernatorial elections on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 2007 a 48 hour long state of emergency for Tbilisi is declared by Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili due to the intense anti-government protests that have gripped the capital city.
Nov 07 The Jokela school shooting occurs. Finnish youth Pekka-Eric Auvinen shoots dead 8 people and wounds one at the Jokela School Centre in the year 2007.
Nov 08 On this day in history the 8th annual Latin Grammy Awards were held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center at Mandalay Bay on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada, USA, near Las Vegas.
Nov 11 On this day in history cyclone Sidr in Bangladesh, India killing 15,000 people
Nov 11 Slovenians vote in the final round of the nation's presidential elections. Danilo Türk won the race with 68.26% of the vote in the year 2007.
Nov 13 An explosion hits the south wing of the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Quezon City, north of Manila, killing four people, including Basilan Congressman Wahab Akbar, and wounding 6 others in the year 2007.
Nov 13 In the year 2007 parliamentary elections in Denmark. Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen's coalition wins a third term.
Nov 14 A 7.7 magnitude earthquake occurs in northern Chile on this day in history.
Nov 14 In the year 2007 high Speed 1 from London to the Channel Tunnel is opened to passengers.
Nov 16 Over 3,000 people are believed to have died after Cyclone Sidr hits Bangladesh, with the death toll expected to rise in the year 2007.
Nov 17 On this day in history parliamentary elections in Kosovo.
Nov 18 On this day in history the Zasyadko mine disaster in eastern Ukraine claims the lives of 101 miners.
Nov 20 The UK's HM Revenue and Customs admits that it has misplaces two computer discs which contained the records of child benefit claimants data, including bank details and National Insurance numbers, in the United Kingdom, leaving up to 7.25 million households susceptible to identity theft in the year 2007.
Nov 21 Senegalese street vendors riot in Dakar after government attempts to ban them from operating in the center of the capital city on this day in history.
Nov 22 Vladimer Gurgenidze becomes the 17th Prime Minister of Georgia on this day in history.
Nov 24 Australian Labor Party wins the federal election in Australia; Labor leader Kevin Rudd is elected to succeed John Howard as Prime Minister of Australia in the year 2007.
Nov 24 Police broke up anti-Putin demonstrations in Saint Petersburg and Moscow on this day in history.
Nov 24 The National Australian Football League draft will take place on this day in history.
Nov 25 A European Parliament election will take place in Romania on this day in history.