July 21st, 2007

July 21st, 2007, fell on a Saturday. It was day 202 of 2007. The decade was the 2000s.

13 years, 7 months and 4 days have passed since July 21st, 2007.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 21st, 2007:

  • United States: Umbrella - Rihanna
  • United Kingdom: Umbrella - Rihanna

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is July 21st, 2007 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. The song Umbrella by Rihanna is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown 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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Scrubs", "The Wire", "Pimp My Ride" and "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Just Cause", "Battlefield 2142", "Resistance: Fall of Man" and "The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "That's So Raven", "Avatar: The Last Airbender" and "The Hills". Popular toys include the likes of "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 July 21st, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 13 years, 7 months and 4 days have passed since July 21st, 2007.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 29 of 2007.
  • Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on July 21st, 2007, will be 13 years of age.
  • People born in 2007 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1184972400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around July 21st, 2007:

  • June 22nd, 2007: It is announced that actor Eddie Murphy has been confirmed as the father of Spice Girl Melanie Brown's daughter Angel.
  • June 24th, 2007: WWE wrestler Chris Benoit murders his wife and son before hanging himself.
  • June 25th, 2007: Football: Thierry Henry transfers to Barcelona.
  • June 27th, 2007: Die Hard 4.0 (2007) is released.
  • June 27th, 2007: Gordon Brown becomes the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
  • June 29th, 2007: The animated film "Ratatouille" is released in movie theaters.
  • June 29th, 2007: The iPhone goes on sale for the first time.
  • July 3rd, 2007: Transformers (2007) is released.
  • July 4th, 2007: Soccer: Atlético Madrid striker Fernando Torres joins Liverpool.
  • July 7th, 2007: Ireland: Oxegen 2007 takes place at Punchestown Racecourse. Muse, Snow Patrol, The Fratellis, Scissor Sisters and The Killers are among the acts that play.
  • July 8th, 2007: Soccer: Avram Grant becomes the Director of Football at Chelsea FC.
  • July 9th, 2007: Long Island serial killer: Maureen Brainard-Barnes is last seen.
  • July 11th, 2007: The movie Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) is released.
  • July 17th, 2007: A video of inmates in the Philippines dancing to Michael Jackson's song "Thriller" goes viral on the Internet. .
  • July 20th, 2007: Hairspray (2007) is released.
  • This date: July 21st, 2007
  • July 24th, 2007: Actress Lindsay Lohan is arrested for driving under the influence and for possession of cocaine.
  • July 30th, 2007: Vsauce creates his Youtube account.
  • August 3rd, 2007: The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) is released.
  • August 3rd, 2007: Hot Rod (2007) is released.
  • August 14th, 2007: Four co-ordinated suicide bombers kill 796 people in Iraq.
  • August 17th, 2007: The comedy movie Superbad (2007) is released in cinemas.
  • August 17th, 2007: The film "High School Musical 2" is released.
  • August 19th, 2007: Soccer: Fernando Torres scores his first goal for Liverpool in a 1-1 draw against Chelsea.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 21st, 2007, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Cancer is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2007 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 21st, 2007 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Television Shows

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

  • 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.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.

2007 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing 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
  • Unfabulous
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • Drake & Josh
  • One Tree Hill
  • That's So Raven
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Ed, Edd n Eddy

2007 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2007:

  • Nintendo Wii
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Video 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.
  • Battlefield 2142 - First-person shooter video game developed by EA DICE.
  • 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.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 21st of July:


Weather

Weather information for July 21st, 2007:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.4 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 67.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 19.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 11.94cm.

US President

Who was the US President on July 21st, 2007?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on July 21st, 2007?

  • Gordon Brown was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Bertie Ahern was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on July 21st, 2007 was probably conceived around the 11th of October, 2006. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 21st, 2007 is the 29th of April, 2008. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to July 21st, 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 July 21st, 2007.

  • 4,968 days have passed since this date.
  • 429,238,800 seconds have passed since the July 21st, 2007.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 500,778,600 times.
  • Since July 21st, 2007, earth has travelled approximately 221,487,220,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 71,539,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 36,914,537 steps. That's about 16,406 miles!
  • Since this date, 5,150,866 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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