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April 1st, 2007.

April 1st, 2007, was a Sunday. It was day 91 of 2007. The decade was the 2000s.

14 years, 2 months and 18 days have passed since April 1st, 2007.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Aries.

On this day.

What happened on April 1st, 2007?

  • WrestleMania 23: Bobby Lashley defeats Umaga at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 1st, 2007.

  • United States: Glamorous - Ludacris & Fergie
  • United Kingdom: I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - Proclaimers
Play the top hits from 2007.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2007. Take a trip back to the peak days of Leona Lewis, Rihanna, Fergie and Gwen Stefani.
TMNT

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "TMNT" was at the top of the box office on April 1st, 2007.

Take me back to April 1st, 2007!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is April 1st, 2007 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

It is April Fool's Day, which means that people are playing practical jokes on one another. The summer of 2007 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song Glamorous by Ludacris & Fergie is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) by Proclaimers is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie TMNT is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Tony Blair is the current Prime Minister.

Practically every teenager and adult has a MySpace or a Bebo account. A rock music genre called "Emo" is extremely popular at the moment. The genre, which stands for "emotional hardcore", has created a subculture of "Emos" who dye their hair black and wear thick frame glasses. Meanwhile, in technology news, more and more people are beginning to use the Internet on their phones. This transition towards mobile Internet has been aided by the recent roll-out of faster 3G networks and the introduction of larger touchscreen phones.

It's 2007, so the music charts are being dominated by the likes of Beyoncé, Rihanna, Jay-Z, Sean Kingston, Soulja Boy and Nelly Furtado. A financial crisis is looming. The stock market recently witnessed its worse fall since 2003 and house prices have started to decline. News organizations are reporting that the subprime mortgage market is "troubled". Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan has predicted that the United States will fall into a recession by the end of 2007. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "7th Heaven", "One Tree Hill", "Cold Case" and "Lost".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Saints Row", "Bully", "Call of Duty 3" and "Resistance: Fall of Man". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "SpongeBob SquarePants", "Avatar: The Last Airbender", "Hannah Montana" and "Curious George". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3 and the Nintendo Wii.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 1st, 2007.

  • The Battle of the Billionaires.

    The Battle of the Billionaires.

    WrestleMania 23 took place on April 1st, 2007. In the main event, Bobby Lashley defeated Umaga. Due to a bet that was in place, WWE owner Vince McMahon had his head shaved by Donald Trump and Lashley.

  • Chocolate Rain.

    Chocolate Rain.

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

  • Under my umbrella, ella, ella, eh, eh, eh.

    Under my umbrella, ella, ella, eh, eh, eh.

    At the end of March, 2007, Rihanna teamed up with Jay-Z to release the hit single "Umbrella".

  • Amy Winehouse - "Rehab"

    Amy Winehouse - "Rehab"

    The song "Rehab" by Amy Winehouse went on to win a Grammy for 2007's Record of the Year.

  • 2007 in music.

    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.

  • The highest paid celebrities in 2007.

    The highest paid celebrities in 2007.

    According to Forbes, the highest paid celebrities in 2007 were Oprah Winfrey, Tiger Woods, Madonna, The Rolling Stones, Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp, Elton John, Tom Cruise, Jay-Z and Steven Spielberg.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2007?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2007?

    In 2007, the best NBA players were Dirk Nowitzki, Kobe Bryant, Tim Duncan, Amare Stoudemire, Steve Nash, LeBron James, Chris Bosh, Yao Ming, Gilbert Arenas, Tracy McGrady, Kevin Garnett, Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard, Dwyane Wade and Chauncey Billups.

  • Time Person of the Year 2007.

    Time Person of the Year 2007.

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

  • Jessica Alba.

    Jessica Alba.

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

  • Who were the best football players in 2007?

    Who were the best football players in 2007?

    In 2007, the best soccer players were Kaká, Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Didier Drogba, Andrea Pirlo, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Zlatan Ibrahimović, Cesc Fàbregas, Robinho and Francesco Totti.

  • 2007 in movies.

    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.

  • HD TV becomes the norm.

    HD TV becomes the norm.

    In the late naughties, HD TV became the norm and flat screen television sets started to became more affordable.

  • No Country for Old Men.

    No Country for Old Men.

    "No Country for Old Men" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2007.

  • Mobile Internet begins to take off.

    Mobile Internet begins to take off.

    In the later half of "the naughties", more and more people started to use the Internet on their cell phones. This was aided by the roll-out of faster 3G Internet networks and introduction of larger touchscreen phones.

  • The HD DVD war.

    The HD DVD war.

    During this period of time, two HD DVD formats called "Blu-ray" and "HD DVD" were competing with each other to become the standard. As a result, certain movies and TV shows could only be found on one of the formats. This was because film studios would align themselves with one of the formats. In rental stores, it was common to see separate Blu-ray and HD DVD sections.

  • Bringing digital cameras to nightclubs and bars.

    Bringing digital cameras to nightclubs and bars.

    In the late 2000s, it was extremely popular for people to bring digital cameras with them on a night out. The next day, they would then upload their photographs to social media websites such as Facebook, MySpace and Bebo. This was before phones came equipped with high quality cameras.

  • Bebo.

    Bebo.

    In countries such as the United Kingdom, New Zealand and Ireland, a social network called Bebo was extremely popular in the mid-to-late naughties. Bebo was famous for its quizzes, auto-playing video box, whiteboard, "Bebo Skins" and "Bebo Luv" features.

  • Music stores are going out of business.

    Music stores are going out of business.

    During this period, many music stores were closing their doors for the last time. The ease at which people could download or stream music meant that the business model of selling CDs was no longer viable.

  • MySpace.

    MySpace.

    Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world. The site gave users the ability to customize their profiles by editing HTML and embedding songs.

  • Scene kids.

    Scene kids.

    From the mid-2000s to 2010, "scene kids" were a popular subculture. The scene kid fashion consisted of skinny jeans, bright colors and straight hair with long fringes.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 14 years, 2 months and 18 days have passed since April 1st, 2007.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 2007.
  • Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 1st, 2007, will be 14 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2007 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1175382000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around April 1st, 2007.

  • March 2nd, 2007: The film Zodiac (2007) is released.
  • March 9th, 2007: The movie 300 (2006) is released.
  • March 9th, 2007: The new Wembley Stadium is officially opened.
  • March 12th, 2007: Ron Paul announces his candidacy for the 2008 Republican nomination.
  • March 14th, 2007: The game Call of Duty: Roads to Victory is released for the Playstation Portable.
  • March 19th, 2007: The trial of record producer Phil Spector for the 2003 murder of Lana Clarkson begins in Los Angeles.
  • March 23rd, 2007: The movie Shooter (2007) is released.
  • March 23rd, 2007: Royal Navy personnel are captured in waters close to Iran.
  • March 29th, 2007: The song "Umbrella" is released by Rihanna and Jay-Z.
  • March 29th, 2007: Soccer legend Diego Maradona is admitted to hospital for hepatitis and the effects of alcohol abuse.
  • March 29th, 2007: Rockstar release the trailer for Grand Theft Auto IV.
  • This date: April 1st, 2007
  • April 6th, 2007: The sci-fi movie Sunshine (2007) is released in cinemas.
  • April 10th, 2007: Soccer: Manchester United thrash Roma 7-1 in the quarter finals of the Champions League.
  • April 16th, 2007: The Virginia Tech massacre occurs when Seung-Hui Cho goes on a shooting spree, killing 32 people.
  • April 22nd, 2007: The song "Chocolate Rain" is released by Tay Zonday.
  • April 23rd, 2007: Former Russian President Boris Yeltsin dies from congestive heart failure.
  • April 25th, 2007: John McCain announces his intention to run for President of the United States.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 1st, 2007, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2007 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 1st, 2007 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

Photos of late 2000s fashion.

Photographs of late 2000s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of late 2000s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Bam's Unholy Union - MTV reality show about the upcoming marriage of Jackass stunt man Bam Margera and his fiancée Missy Rothstein.
  • The Hills - American reality television series. Spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
  • It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia - American comedy sitcom.
  • Grey's Anatomy - Medical drama television series.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on April 1st, 2007.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2007.

  • Curious George
  • The Hills
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • Hannah Montana
  • Ben 10
  • Everybody Hates Chris
  • Go, Diego, Go!
  • The Suite Life of Zack & Cody
  • Avatar: The Last Airbender
  • Zoey 101
  • Veronica Mars
  • Unfabulous
  • Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • Drake & Josh
  • One Tree Hill
  • That's So Raven
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Ed, Edd n Eddy
  • 7th Heaven

Popular toys and games in 2007.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2007.

  • The Nintendo Wii
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • Battlefield 2142 - First-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE.
  • Bully - Open world adventure game that is set in a boarding school.
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator X - Flight simulation video game.
  • Just Cause - Open world adventure game.
  • Saints Row - Open world adventure game. The first game in the series.
  • Dead Rising - Open world, survival horror beat 'em up game.
  • Scarface: The World Is Yours - Open world crime game that is based on the movie Scarface.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2007.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out April 1st, 2013 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 1st of April.

Holidays.

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 1st of April.

  • April Fools' Day
  • Islamic Republic Day (Iran)

Weather on April 1st, 2007.

Historical weather information for April 1st, 2007.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.1 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 50.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 10.28 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.06 degrees Celsius.

US President.

George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on April 1st, 2007.

UK Prime Minister.

Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 1st, 2007.

Irish Taoiseach.

Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 1st, 2007 was most likely conceived around the 22nd of June, 2006.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 1st, 2007 is close to the 9th of January, 2008.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 1st, 2007.

  • A total of 5,193 days have passed since this date.
  • 741 weeks have passed.
  • 448,675,200 seconds have passed since the April 1st, 2007.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 523,454,400 times.
  • Since April 1st, 2007, the earth has travelled approximately 231,516,403,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 74,779,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 38,586,067 steps. That's about 17,149 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,384,102 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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