Historical Events In 2007
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aug 01 In the year 2007 cholera in Ethiopia
Aug 01 In the year 2007 cholera in Somalia
Aug 01 On this day in history cholera in Vietnam
Aug 01 On this day in history dengue fever in Puerto Rico; Dominican Republic; Mexico
Aug 01 In the year 2007 iraq cholera outbreak in Iraq killing 10 people
Aug 01 In the year 2007 mweka ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of the Congo killing 187 people
Aug 01 On this day in history poliomyelitis in Nigeria
Aug 01 On this day in history scouting celebrates its 100th birthday with worldwide celebrations.
Aug 01 In the year 2007 the I-35W Mississippi River Bridge on I-35W over the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota between University Avenue and Washington Avenue collapses at 6:05 pm CST during the later part of rush hour, killing 13 people.
Aug 03 A strain of foot and mouth disease is found on a farm at Wanborough, near to Guildford, Surrey. Gordon Brown holds a COBRA meeting by phone on the outbreak. For more information see 2007 United Kingdom foot-and-mouth outbreak on this day in history.
Aug 04 A UK-wide ban on movement of all livestock is in place after foot and mouth disease is found on the Surrey farm in the year 2007.
Aug 04 Smoking in public places is banned in Slovenia in the year 2007.
Aug 04 The 92nd World Congress of Esperanto is held in Yokohama, Japan in the year 2007.
Aug 04 The National Eisteddfod of Wales is held at Mold, Flintshire, Wales in the year 2007.
Aug 04 The Phoenix spacecraft launches toward the Martian north pole on this day in history.
Aug 06 Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert arrives in historic Palestianian town of Jericho, becoming the first Prime Minister of Israel to visit the West Bank or Gaza Strip in over seven years. Olmert met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 2007 the Crandall Canyon Mine in Emery County, Utah collapses, trapping six miners.
Aug 07 Barry Bonds breaks Hank Aaron's home run record by hitting his 756th home run in the year 2007.
Aug 08 The 21st World Scout Jamboree at Hylands Park, Essex closes on this day in history.
Aug 08 The Space Shuttle Endeavour is successfully launched on mission STS-118 in the year 2007.
Aug 09 On this day in history the Dow Jones Industrial Average loses 387.18 points, its largest single-day drop since feb 27.
Aug 11 Presidential and parliamentary elections were held in Sierra Leone in the year 2007.
Aug 12 In the year 2007 tiger Woods wins PGA Championship, his 13th career major.
Aug 14 At least 22 people are killed, and at least 39 missing, as a bridge collapses in the southeastern province of Hunan, China on this day in history.
Aug 14 Multiple suicide bombings kill 572 people in Qahtaniya, northern Iraq in the year 2007.
Aug 14 Pakistan marks the 60th anniversary of their independence from the British Empire on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 2007 an 8.0 earthquake strikes Peru, killing 512 people, injuring more than 1,500, and causing tsunami warnings in the Pacific Ocean.
Aug 15 India marks the 60th anniversary of their independence from the British Empire in the year 2007.
Aug 15 On this day in history nBA referee Tim Donaghy surrenders to police and pleads guilty to charges brought up by the FBI investigation that he placed bets on games that he refereed.
Aug 16 The Crandall Canyon Mine in Emery County, Utah, collapses a second time, killing three rescue workers and injuring six more on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history vladimir Putin issues a statement, revealing that Russia is to resume the flight exercises of its Strategic bombers in remote areas. The flights were suspended in 1991 after the Collapse of the Soviet Union.
Aug 18 Typhoon Sepat makes landfall in eastern Taiwan in the year 2007.
Aug 21 In the year 2007 hurricane Dean, a powerful Category 5 storm, slams into a largely evacuated Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico.
Aug 21 STS-118 lands at the Kennedy Space Center, completing Space Shuttle Endeavour's 19th flight on this day in history.