31st of August, 2007

The 31st of August, 2007, fell on a Friday. Day 243 of 2007. Decade: 2000s.

12 years, 8 months and 27 days have passed since the 31st of August, 2007.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 31st of August, 2007:

  • Brian Belo wins the 8th season of the reality TV series "Big Brother" (UK).


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 31st of August, 2007:

  • United States: Beautiful Girls - Sean Kingston
  • United Kingdom: Stronger - Kanye West

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Halloween (2007)" 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 31st of August, 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 12 years, 8 months and 27 days have passed since the 31st of August, 2007.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 2007.
  • Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 31st of August, 2007, will be 12 years of age.
  • People born in 2007 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1188514800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 31st of August, 2007:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 31st of August, 2007, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2007 was the year of the Pig (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 31st of August, 2007 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

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.

"Phineas and Ferb" - "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

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 31st of August:


Weather

Weather information for the 31st of August, 2007:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 65.5 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.61 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 16.44 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 31st of August, 2007.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 31st of August, 2007 was probably conceived around the 21st of November, 2006. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 31st of August, 2007 is the 9th of June, 2008. (Rough Estimate).

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.

31st of August

Events that have occurred on the 31st of August:


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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 31st of August, 2007.

  • 4,653 days have passed since this date.
  • 402,019,200 seconds have passed since the 31st of August, 2007.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 469,022,400 times.
  • Since the 31st of August, 2007, earth has travelled approximately 207,441,907,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 67,003,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 34,573,651 steps. That's about 15,366 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,824,230 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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