Historical Events In 2007
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Oct 28 In the year 2007 the Vatican beatifies 498 Spanish victims of religious persecution from before and during the Spanish Civil War.
Oct 30 On this day in history brazil is announced as the host of the FIFA World Cup 2014.
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 In the year 2007 world Economic Forum releases The Global Competitiveness Report 2007-2008, at 11:00 CET.
Nov 01 In the year 2007 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.
Nov 01 In the year 2007 martina Hingis of Switzerland announced her second retirement from professional tennis due to doping allegations and injuries.
Nov 01 The Election commission of Bangladesh is separated from the Judiciary department in the year 2007.
Nov 02 In the year 2007 four firefighters feared dead in the 2007 Atherstone fire disaster.
Nov 03 In the year 2007 dARPA Grand Challenge, a prized competition for driverless cars to navigate safely in traffic is scheduled.
Nov 03 President Pervez Musharraf declares state of emergency in Pakistan on this day in history.
Nov 04 Álvaro Colom wins the second round of the presidential elections in Guatemala on this day in history.
Nov 04 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 on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 2007 the Writers Guild of America goes on strike.
Nov 06 A suicide bomber kills at least 50 people in Mazari Sharif, Afghanistan. Among the dead are 6 members of the National Assembly in the year 2007.
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 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 on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 2007 the Jokela school shooting occurs. Finnish youth Pekka-Eric Auvinen shoots dead 8 people and wounds one at the Jokela School Centre.
Nov 08 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 in the year 2007.
Nov 11 Cyclone Sidr in Bangladesh, India killing 15,000 people in the year 2007.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 2007 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.
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 in the year 2007.
Nov 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 2007 the Zasyadko mine disaster in eastern Ukraine claims the lives of 101 miners.
Nov 20 In the year 2007 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.
Nov 21 In the year 2007 senegalese street vendors riot in Dakar after government attempts to ban them from operating in the center of the capital city.
Nov 22 On this day in history vladimer Gurgenidze becomes the 17th Prime Minister of Georgia.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 2007 police broke up anti-Putin demonstrations in Saint Petersburg and Moscow.
Nov 24 In the year 2007 the National Australian Football League draft will take place.
Nov 25 On this day in history a European Parliament election will take place in Romania.