6th of May, 2007

The 6th of May, 2007, fell on a Sunday. Day 126 of 2007. Decade: 2000s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 6th of May, 2007:

  • Manchester United win the Premier League title after Chelsea fail to beat Arsenal.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of May, 2007:

  • United States: Girlfriend - Avril Lavigne
  • United Kingdom: Beautiful Liar - Beyonce & Shakira

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Disturbia" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 6th of May, 2007.

  • MySpace

    Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.

  • Bebo

    In countries such as the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Ireland, a social network called Bebo (Blog Early Blog Often) is beginning to overtake its rival MySpace. Bebo is famous for its quizzes, auto-playing video box, whiteboard, "Bebo Skins" and "Bebo Luv" features.

  • 2007 in movies.

    Movies that hit the big screen in 2007 included the likes of 300, Transformers, Superbad, Shrek the Third, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Spider-Man 3, I Am Legend, Ratatouille, The Simpsons Movie, National Treasure: Book of Secrets, Zodiac, American Gangster and No Country for Old Men.

  • Jessica Alba

    American actress Jessica Alba is listed as FHM's sexiest woman in 2007.

  • Time Person of the Year 2007

    Russian leader Vladimir Putin is named as the Time Person of the Year 2007.

  • 2007 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2007 included My Chemical Romance, Fall Out Boy, Daughtry, Gwen Stefani, Justin Timberlake, Avril Lavigne, Rihanna, T-Pain, Soulja Boy, Kanye West, Fergie, Maroon 5, Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Chris Brown and Timbaland.

  • Chocolate Rain

    During this period, a Youtube music video called "Chocolate Rain" by Tay Zonday is going viral.

  • Looming financial crisis.

    Signs of a looming financial crisis are beginning to appear. On the 2nd of April, 2007, a real estate investment trust called New Century files for bankruptcy. On the 9th of August, 2007, banking group BNP Paribas begins to block withdrawals from some of its hedge funds. Home sales in the USA hit their peak in October of 2007. In Ireland, a 4-year property bubble is beginning to burst. In the United Kingdom, Northern Rock experiences a bank run.

  • Madeleine McCann

    On the 3rd of May, 2007, three-year-old Madeleine McCann disappeared from a holiday resort in Praia da Luz in Portugal. The case receives widespread media attention.

  • Paris Hilton

    American socialite Paris Hilton became the focus of media attention after a judge sentenced her to 45 days in jail for a probation violation.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of May:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 12 years, 7 months and 5 days have passed since the 6th of May, 2007.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 of 2007.
  • Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 6th of May, 2007, will be 12 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1178406000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 6th of May, 2007:

  • 6th of April, 2007: The sci-fi movie Sunshine (2007) is released in cinemas.
  • 16th of April, 2007: The Virginia Tech massacre occurs when Seung-Hui Cho goes on a shooting spree, killing 32 people.
  • 23rd of April, 2007: Former Russian President Boris Yeltsin dies from congestive heart failure.
  • 2nd of May, 2007: Rapper Soulja Boy releases his single "Crank That".
  • 2nd of May, 2007: Football: A.C. Milan progress to the Champions League final after defeating Manchester United 3-0 at the San Siro
  • 3rd of May, 2007: Madeleine McCann disappears in Praia da Luz, Portugal.
  • 4th of May, 2007: Spider-Man 3 (2007) is released.
  • 11th of May, 2007: The film 28 Weeks Later (2007) is released.
  • 23rd of May, 2007: The 2007 UEFA Champions League Final takes place between Liverpool and AC Milan. Milan win 2-1.
  • 25th of May, 2007: Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007) is released.
  • 26th of May, 2007: Sean Kingston releases his single "Beautiful Girls".
  • 1st of June, 2007: The movie Knocked Up (2007), starring Seth Rogen, is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 6th of May, 2007, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2007 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 2007 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Weather

Weather information for the 6th of May, 2007:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.8 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 50.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 10.28 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.17 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 6th of May, 2007.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 6th of May, 2007 was probably conceived around the 27th of July, 2006. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 6th of May, 2007 is the 13th of February, 2008. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 6th of May, 2007.

  • Arsenal and Chelsea draw 1-1.

6th of May

Events that have occurred on the 6th of May:

  • 6th of May, 1527: The Sack of Rome occurs.
  • 6th of May, 1960: The Civil Rights Act of 1960 is signed into law.
  • 6th of May, 1966: Moors murders: Ian Brady is found guilty and sentenced to 3 concurrent terms of life imprisonment.
  • 6th of May, 1970: Irish politicians Charles Haughey and Neil Blaney are dismissed from the government after they are accused of being involved in a plot to import weapons for the Provisional IRA.
  • 6th of May, 1976: 900 people are killed when an earthquake strikes the Friuli region of Italy.
  • 6th of May, 1994: The Channel Tunnel between France and the UK is opened.
  • 6th of May, 2002: The Attitude Era in the WWE comes to an end.
  • 6th of May, 2002: Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is assassinated.
  • 6th of May, 2004: The TV show "Friends" comes to an end after nearly ten years.
  • 6th of May, 2005: Kingdom of Heaven (2005) is released.
  • 6th of May, 2009: "It's a disgrace!": Barcelona knock Chelsea out of the Champions League after a number of controversial refereeing decisions go their way.
  • 6th of May, 2011: Thor (2011) is released in cinemas.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
  • House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
  • Battlestar Galactica - Sci-fi series.
  • Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
  • Boston Legal - TV show about a Boston law firm.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
  • Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
  • Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide - Nickelodeon TV show about the adventures of middle school teenager Ned Bigby.
  • Stargate Atlantis - Spin-off of the original Stargate series.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess - Released for the Nintendo Wii.
  • Resistance: Fall of Man - Sci-fi first-person shooter game that was released on the PS3.
  • Call of Duty 3 - The third game in the series.
  • Marvel: Ultimate Alliance - Action RPG game.
  • Bully - Open world adventure game that is set in a boarding school.
  • Just Cause - Open world adventure game.
  • Saints Row - Open world adventure game. The first game in the series.
  • Scarface: The World Is Yours - Open world crime game that is based on the movie Scarface.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 2007.

  • 4,600 days have passed since this date.
  • 397,443,600 seconds have passed since the 6th of May, 2007.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 463,684,200 times.
  • Since the 6th of May, 2007, earth has travelled approximately 205,080,897,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 66,240,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 34,180,150 steps. That's about 15,191 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,769,323 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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