Historical Events In 2007
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Dec 20 In the year 2007 a group of activist Lakota Indians send a letter to the United States State Department declaring their secession from the Union.
Dec 20 In the year 2007 an earthquake of magnitude 6.6 ML hits the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand, causing one death and significant damage in the town of Gisborne.
Dec 20 The painting Portrait of Suzanne Bloch (1904), by the Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, was stolen from the São Paulo Museum of Art, together with O Lavrador de Café , by the major Brazilian modernist painter Candido Portinari in the year 2007.
Dec 21 On this day in history queen Elizabeth II became the oldest-ever Monarch of the United Kingdom, surpassing Queen Victoria, who lived for 81 years, 7 months and 29 days.
Dec 21 The Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia, and Slovenia join the Schengen border-free zone on this day in history.
Dec 23 A general election is held in Thailand. The People's Power Party, which is associated with former Prime Minster Thaksin Shinawatra, wins a majority of seats in the parliament in the year 2007.
Dec 23 In the year 2007 a grand conjunction in which the solar system will align with the galactic center.
Dec 23 In the year 2007 presidential election in Uzbekistan.
Dec 24 In the year 2007 the Nepalese government announces that the country's 240-year-old monarchy will be abolished in 2008 and a new republic will be declared.
Dec 25 An escaped tiger at the San Francisco Zoo kills one person and injures two others on this day in history.
Dec 25 An overcrowded suspension bridge collapsed near Nepalgunj, Nepal. At least 15 people are dead, with 100 to 200 missing on this day in history.
Dec 25 Queen Elizabeth II broadcasts her 50th televised Royal Christmas Message to the Commonwealth on this day in history.
Dec 27 In the year 2007 former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto is assassinated, and at least 20 others are killed by a bomb blast at an election rally in Rawalpindi.
Dec 27 On this day in history presidential and parliamentary elections took place in Kenya.
Dec 29 In the year 2007 after defeating the New York Giants 38-35, the New England Patriots become the second team in NFL history to finish the regular season undefeated.
Dec 31 Over 200 people are killed in Kenya due to riots over the results of the presidential election which occurred on dec 27 on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history the Big Dig project in Boston, Massachusetts is completed.