Historical Events In 2007
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Jun 20 On this day in history the Argentinian team Boca Juniors beat the Brazilian team Grêmio to win the Copa Libertadores 2007.
Jun 22 In the year 2007 an F5 tornado tears through Elie, Manitoba, no injuries are reported.
Jun 24 South Lake Tahoe - A wildfire starts eventually destroying 254 homes in the area in the year 2007.
Jun 24 The refurbished Millennium Dome, now called The O2, reopens in London in the year 2007.
Jun 25 In the year 2007 following the wettest jun on record, Sheffield and South Yorkshire are affected by flooding. Much of Sheffield, Doncaster and Rotherham is flooded when the River Don breaches its banks.
Jun 25 Groundbreaking of the Chicago Spire on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history intense heatwaves begin to hit Southeast Europe as temperatures reach 46c in Bulgaria and Greece.
Jun 25 WWE wrestler Chris Benoit, his wife Nancy Benoit, and son Daniel, are found dead as the result of a murder-suicide that took place over the previous weekend in the year 2007.
Jun 27 The military police of the state of Rio de Janeiro invades the favela of Complexo do Alemão ending in a massacre in the year 2007.
Jun 27 Tony Blair resigns as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; New Labour Party leader Gordon Brown is appointed Prime Minister by Queen Elizabeth II on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the aftermath of Greece's worst heatwave in a century, at least 11 people are reported dead from heatstroke, approximately 200 wildfires break out nationwide, and the country's electricity grid nearly collapses due to record breaking demand on this day in history.
Jun 29 Apple's new iPhone is released in the US on this day in history.
Jun 29 British police defuse a bomb in Haymarket, Central London. in the year 2007.
Jun 30 On this day in history a calendar blue moon occurred in most of the Eastern Hemisphere.
Jun 30 On this day in history a Jeep Cherokee drove into the entrance of the main terminal of Glasgow International Airport in an apparent terrorist incident, resulting in a petrol-driven fire.
Jun 30 On this day in history a parliamentary election was held in Papua New Guinea.
Jun 30 The FIFA U-20 World Cup 2007 soccer tournament takes place in Canada in the year 2007.
Jun 30 The Hawaii Superferry arrives in Honolulu after a 7,600 mile journey from Mobile, Alabama in the year 2007.
Jul 01 A law goes into effect lowering the voting age in Austria from 18 to 16 in federal elections in the year 2007.
Jul 01 On this day in history hong Kong celebrates 10 years of Chinese rule.
Jul 01 Portugal takes over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union from Germany in the year 2007.
Jul 01 In the year 2007 russia is composed of 85 federal subjects instead of 86 as Koryak Autonomous Okrug and Kamchatka Oblast were merged into the Kamchatka Krai following a 2005 referendum.
Jul 01 Smoking in public and work places is banned in England on this day in history.
Jul 01 Smoking is banned in pubs and clubs in New South Wales and Victoria, Australia in the year 2007.
Jul 01 On this day in history the Concert For Diana is held at Wembley Stadium to commemorate Diana, Princess of Wales.
Jul 02 On this day in history 10th anniversary of the collapse of the Thai baht, which triggered the Asian Financial Crisis.
Jul 02 On this day in history venus and Saturn are in conjunction, separation 46 arcsecs.
Jul 03 On this day in history torrential rains cause the onset of the 2007 Sudan floods, the worst in the Sudan's history.
Jul 04 On this day in history after being held for 114 days, Alan Johnston was finally freed.
Jul 04 Sochi is elected as the host city of the 2014 Winter Olympics, during the 119th International Olympic Committee Session in Guatemala City in the year 2007.
Jul 04 The 50-star U.S. flag becomes the longest-flying American flag, replacing the 48-star flag that flew from 1912 to 1959 in the year 2007.
Jul 07 Live Earth Concerts are held throughout 9 major cities around the world on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 2007 the 2007 Tour de France begins, with the grand départ being from London.
Jul 07 On this day in history the Asian Cup 2007 Football (Soccer) tournament begins, taking place in Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, and Vietnam.