24th of May, 2007

The 24th of May, 2007, fell on a Thursday. Day 144 of 2007. Decade: 2000s.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 24th of May, 2007:

  • United States: Buy U A Drank - T-Pain & Yung Joc
  • United Kingdom: Umbrella - Rihanna

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Shrek the Third" 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 24th 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.

  • Eurovision 2007

    The 2007 Eurovision song contest is held in Helsinki, Finland. Serbia win the contest with the song "Molitva" by Marija Serifovic.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 24th of May:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 12 years, 6 months and 25 days have passed since the 24th of May, 2007.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 2007.
  • Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 24th of May, 2007, will be 12 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1179961200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 24th of May, 2007:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 24th of May, 2007, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2007 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 24th of May, 2007 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Weather

Weather information for the 24th of May, 2007:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 75.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 23.94 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 20.28 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 24th of May, 2007.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 24th of May, 2007 was probably conceived around the 14th of August, 2006. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 24th of May, 2007 is the 2nd of March, 2008. (Rough Estimate).

24th of May

Events that have occurred on the 24th of May:

  • 24th of May, 1798: The Irish Rebellion begins.
  • 24th of May, 1989: Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989) is released in movie theaters.
  • 24th of May, 1995: Braveheart (1995) is released in cinemas.
  • 24th of May, 2000: Mission: Impossible II (2000) is released in movie theaters.
  • 24th of May, 2010: The last episode of the television show "Law & Order" is aired. The series had been running for nearly 20 years.
  • 24th of May, 2019: British Prime Minister Theresa May announces that she will resign as leader of the Conservative Party.

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?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 24th of May, 2007.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 24th of May, 2007. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 24th of May, 2007.

  • 4,589 days have passed since this date.
  • 396,493,200 seconds have passed since the 24th of May, 2007.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 462,575,400 times.
  • Since the 24th of May, 2007, earth has travelled approximately 204,590,491,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 66,082,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 34,098,415 steps. That's about 15,155 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,757,918 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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