Historical Events In 2007
Friday, 14 May 2021
Apr 21 On this day in history presidential elections are held in Nigeria.
Apr 22 On this day in history the first round of the French presidential election of 2007 takes place.
Apr 23 On this day in history bogotá, Colombia, begins its term as World Book Capital.
Apr 24 On this day in history abortion is legalized in Mexico City.
Apr 24 In the year 2007 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 in the year 2007.
Apr 25 On this day in history the Dow Jones Industrial Average gains 135.95 points to close at 13089.89; its first close above 13000 in its history.
Apr 26 Russians riot in Tallinn, Estonia, about moving the Bronze Soldier. Two nights of rioting leave one dead in the year 2007.
Apr 27 In the year 2007 turkish Presidential Election first round, which was later declared invalid by a Turkish court.
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 In the year 2007 national Assembly for Wales elections 2007.
May 03 Scottish Parliament election, 2007: The Scottish National Party became the largest party in Scotland for the first time in their history in the year 2007.
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 in the year 2007.
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 in the year 2007.
May 06 A.C. Paranavaí wins its first ever Paraná State Championship in the year 2007.
May 06 Manchester United wins the English Premier League in the year 2007.
May 06 Nicolas Sarkozy is elected President of the French Republic, defeating Ségolène Royal with 53% of the vote in the French Presidential Election on this day in history.
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 In the year 2007 devolved government is restored to Northern Ireland, with Ian Paisley as First Minister and Martin McGuinness as Deputy First Minister.
May 09 Subtropical Storm Andrea forms off the coast of Florida, the earliest subtropical storm since Subtropical Storm Ana in 2003 on this day in history.
May 10 Tony Blair announces he will resign as British Prime Minister on 27 jun triggering a Labour Party leadership election on this day in history.
May 12 The final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2007 is held in Helsinki, resulting in Serbia's first victory on this day in history.
May 14 On this day in history senatorial Elections in the Philippines was held.
May 15 On this day in history coalition government of Fatah and Hamas in Palestinian National Authority appeared to break down, as massive fighting breaks out in Gaza Strip.
May 16 Nicolas Sarkozy officially became President of the French Republic after taking over from Jacques Chirac in the year 2007.
May 17 In the year 2007 alex Salmond officially became First Minister of Scotland after taking over from Jack McConnell.
May 17 In the year 2007 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 on this day in history.
May 19 The 126th FA Cup Final is held, the first at the new Wembley Stadium. Chelsea defeat Manchester United 1-0 on this day in history.
May 20 In the year 2007 clashes in Tripoli, Lebanon, spark the 2007 Lebanon conflict.