Historical Events In 2007
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Apr 21 Presidential elections are held in Nigeria in the year 2007.
Apr 22 On this day in history the first round of the French presidential election of 2007 takes place.
Apr 23 In the year 2007 bogotá, Colombia, begins its term as World Book Capital.
Apr 24 In the year 2007 abortion is legalized in Mexico City.
Apr 24 On this day in history gliese 581 c, a potentially habitable Earth-like extrasolar planet, is discovered in the constellation Libra.
Apr 25 In the year 2007 representative Dennis Kucinich (D-Ohio), introduces articles to impeach Vice President Dick Cheney.
Apr 25 The Burj Dubai reaches the height of the Sears Tower on its way to becoming the tallest building in the world on this day in history.
Apr 25 The Dow Jones Industrial Average gains 135.95 points to close at 13089.89; its first close above 13000 in its history on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 2007 russians riot in Tallinn, Estonia, about moving the Bronze Soldier. Two nights of rioting leave one dead.
Apr 27 Turkish Presidential Election first round, which was later declared invalid by a Turkish court on this day in history.
May 03 Local government elections in Scotland and most of England on this day in history.
May 03 Madeleine McCann is abducted, the story receives extensive media coverage on this day in history.
May 03 National Assembly for Wales elections 2007 in the year 2007.
May 03 On this day in history scottish Parliament election, 2007: The Scottish National Party became the largest party in Scotland for the first time in their history.
May 04 Executive Directive 51, which specifies the procedures for continuity of the federal government of the United States in the event of a "catastrophic emergency" signed by President George W. Bush on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history tornado strikes Greensburg, Kansas, killing at least 12 and destroying about 90% of the town.
May 05 Kenya Airways Flight KQ 507 crashes in Cameroon on this day in history.
May 06 A.C. Paranavaí wins its first ever Paraná State Championship on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 2007 manchester United wins the English Premier League.
May 06 On this day in history nicolas Sarkozy is elected President of the French Republic, defeating Ségolène Royal with 53% of the vote in the French Presidential Election.
May 06 On this day in history panathinaikos BC wins basketball's Euroleague after beating CSKA Moscow 93-91 in Athens Olympic stadium.
May 07 Chinese slave scandal on this day in history.
May 08 Devolved government is restored to Northern Ireland, with Ian Paisley as First Minister and Martin McGuinness as Deputy First Minister in the year 2007.
May 09 In the year 2007 subtropical Storm Andrea forms off the coast of Florida, the earliest subtropical storm since Subtropical Storm Ana in 2003.
May 10 On this day in history tony Blair announces he will resign as British Prime Minister on 27 jun triggering a Labour Party leadership election.
May 12 The final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 is held in Helsinki, resulting in Serbia's first victory in the year 2007.
May 14 Senatorial Elections in the Philippines was held on this day in history.
May 15 Coalition government of Fatah and Hamas in Palestinian National Authority appeared to break down, as massive fighting breaks out in Gaza Strip on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 2007 nicolas Sarkozy officially became President of the French Republic after taking over from Jacques Chirac.
May 17 Alex Salmond officially became First Minister of Scotland after taking over from Jack McConnell on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history hong Kong media regulator receives more than thousand complaints about the Bible being too sexual.
May 17 The Russian Orthodox Church Abroad and the Moscow Patriarchate re-united after eighty years of schism in the year 2007.
May 19 The 126th FA Cup Final is held, the first at the new Wembley Stadium. Chelsea defeat Manchester United 1-0 in the year 2007.
May 20 Clashes in Tripoli, Lebanon, spark the 2007 Lebanon conflict on this day in history.