Historical Events In 2007
Friday, 14 May 2021
Mar 03 Mixed martial artist Randy Couture wins the UFC heavyweight championship at the age of 43 in the main event of UFC 68 in the year 2007.
Mar 03 In the year 2007 total lunar eclipse.
Mar 04 On this day in history parliamentary elections take place in Estonia and in Abkhazia.
Mar 05 In the year 2007 mar 15 - The 2007 National People's Congress is held in Beijing, China. The Property Law of the People's Republic of China is officially adopted.
Mar 06 Mega Millions sets a new world record for the highest lottery jackpot of US $370 million on this day in history.
Mar 07 Garuda Indonesia Flight 200, a Boeing 737-400, crashes at Yogyakarta on the Indonesian island of Java, killing many on board on this day in history.
Mar 07 Northern Ireland Assembly election, 2007 is held on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 2007 israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert admits that Israel had planned an attack on Lebanon in the event of kidnapped soldiers on the border, months before Hezbollah carried out its kidnapping.
Mar 12 Alan Johnston, a BBC journalist disappears in Gaza City, Palestine. Van Halen is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on this day in history.
Mar 17 Chlorine bombs injure hundreds in Baghdad, Iraq on this day in history.
Mar 18 In the year 2007 the 2007 Formula 1 World Championship Begins with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne
Mar 22 NATO troops launch two assaults in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, killing 38 Taliban terrorists. NATO suffers no casualties on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 2007 eight human skeletons are discovered in Fort Myers, Florida, later linked to suspected serial killer Daniel Conahan.
Mar 23 In the year 2007 naval forces of Iran's Revolutionary Guard seize Royal Navy personnel in disputed Iran-Iraq waters.
Mar 25 In Berlin 27 European ministers celebrate the 50-year Treaty of Rome on this day in history.
Mar 25 Ozeki Hakuho clinches the Emperor's Cup at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament (Haru Basho) in Osaka, Japan in the year 2007.
Mar 26 In the year 2007 in the Canadian province of Québec, the Liberal Party wins a National Assembly election with 48 seats out of 125 and forms a minority government.
Mar 27 On this day in history prime Minister of Latvia Aigars Kalvitis and Prime minister of Russia Mikhail Fradkov finally signs a border treaty between Latvia and Russia.
Mar 28 On this day in history former MLB pitcher Ugueth Urbina is sentenced to 14 years in prison.
Mar 31 Sydney, Australia, turns off its lights for 1 hour between 7:30pm and 8:30pm as a political statement for Global Climate Change in the year 2007.
Apr 02 Smoke ban in enclosed places in Wales in the year 2007.
Apr 02 The Solomon Islands is shaken by a magnitude 8.1 earthquake, and hit by a subsequent tsunami in the year 2007.
Apr 03 Ukrainian President Viktor Yushchenko dissolves the Ukrainian Parliament following defections that increased the majority of his opponents. It has been nicknamed the "Second Orange Revolution" on this day in history.
Apr 04 Iran announced it will release the British sailors and marines that they captured on mar 23. The captives arrive back in the UK the next day on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history nATO and Afghan forces retake a key town from the Taliban in Sangin in southern Helmand Province.
Apr 05 The Greek cruise ship M/S Sea Diamond strikes a reef off the harbor of Santorini; the ship sinks the next day on this day in history.
Apr 06 Severe clashes between two rival factions erupted in Parachinar, a tribal area of Pakistan bordering the famous Tora Bora Heights on this day in history.
Apr 08 Zach Johnson wins the 2007 Masters Tournament in the year 2007.
Apr 11 On this day in history al Qaeda claims responsibility for two bomb blasts in the Algerian capital of Algiers. At least 33 people have been killed and 222 others injured.
Apr 12 Don Imus is fired by CBS for making controversial comments about the Rutgers women's basketball team in the year 2007.
Apr 14 Retired chess champion Garry Kasparov is detained in Moscow for participating in a banned mar. United States President George W. Bush with Virginia Tech Student Government Association President James Tyger after his speech at the school's convocation.apr 16 - 32 people are killed in the Virginia Tech massacre on the premises of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 2007 the Pound Sterling hits a 15-year high against the US dollar, breaking through the US$2 level for the first time since 1992.
Apr 18 32 Chinese steel workers are burnt to death in the Qinghe Special Steel Corporation disaster in the year 2007.
Apr 19 US and allied air forces conduct massive exercises over South Korea with over 500 planes. in the year 2007.