April 8th, 2007, fell on a Sunday. It was day 98 of 2007. The decade was the 2000s.
14 years, 0 months and 14 days have passed since April 8th, 2007.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 8th, 2007:
United States: Don't Matter - Akon
United Kingdom: I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - Proclaimers
Movie Box Office
Which movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Blades of Glory" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is April 8th, 2007 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aries. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.
The summer of 2007 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise. In America, the song Don't Matter by Akon 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 Blades of Glory 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. 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. Worries about the subprime mortgage market and a recession are continuing to grow. Real estate investment trust "New Century" has just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and CNN are currently reporting that there has been a "meltdown" in the subprime mortgage.
On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Last of the Summer Wine", "The Sopranos", "Pimp My Ride" and "Grey's Anatomy". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Dead Rising", "Marvel: Ultimate Alliance", "Call of Duty 3" and "Resistance: Fall of Man". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "SpongeBob SquarePants", "Dora the Explorer", "Zoey 101" and "Ben 10".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "Nintendo Wii".
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 April 8th, 2007.
Between 2005 and 2008, MySpace was the most popular social network in the world.
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.
No Country for Old Men
"No Country for Old Men" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2007.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Amy Winehouse - "Rehab"
"Rehab" by Amy Winehouse would go on to win a Grammy for 2007's Record of the Year.
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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
14 years, 0 months and 14 days have passed since April 8th, 2007.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 14 of 2007.
Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on April 8th, 2007, will be 14 years of age.
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 8th, 2007?
Tony Blair was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?
Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on April 8th, 2007 was probably conceived around the 29th of June, 2006. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 8th, 2007 is the 16th of January, 2008. (Rough Estimate).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on April 8th, 2007.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to April 8th, 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 April 8th, 2007.
5,128 days have passed since this date.
443,059,200 seconds have passed since the April 8th, 2007.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 516,902,400 times.
Since April 8th, 2007, earth has travelled approximately 228,618,547,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 73,843,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 38,103,091 steps. That's about 16,935 miles!
Since this date, 5,316,710 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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