December 26th, 2007, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 360 of 2007. The decade was the 2000s.
12 years, 8 months and 24 days have passed since December 26th, 2007.
On This Date
Events that occurred on December 26th, 2007:
The film There Will Be Blood (2007) is released.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 26th, 2007:
United States: No One - Alicia Keys
United Kingdom: When You Believe - Leon Jackson
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "I Am Legend" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is December 26th, 2007 and it's a Wednesday. Christmas Day of 2007 has just passed and many people are relaxing at home and enjoying the holiday season. In America, the song No One by Alicia Keys is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, When You Believe by Leon Jackson is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Jnr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie I Am Legend is at the top of the Box Office. Practically every teenager and adult has a MySpace or a Bebo account.
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 "Two and a Half Men", "One Tree Hill", "Stargate Atlantis" and "The Hills". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Team Fortress 2", "Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare", "Assassin's Creed" and "Uncharted: Drake's Fortune".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody", "Hannah Montana" and "iCarly". Popular toys include the likes of "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 December 26th, 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.
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.
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:
12 years, 8 months and 24 days have passed since December 26th, 2007.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 52 of 2007.
Leap Year: 2007 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on December 26th, 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 1198627200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around December 26th, 2007:
November 27th, 2007: American football player Sean Taylor dies after being shot at his home by an armed intruder.
November 30th, 2007: Actor Christopher Biggins wins the UK version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!".
George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on December 26th, 2007.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on December 26th, 2007 was probably conceived around the 18th of March, 2007. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 26th, 2007 is the 4th of October, 2008. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from December 26th, 2007.
Birmingham defeat Middlesbrough 3-0.
Chelsea and Aston Villa draw 4-4.
Derby lose 2-1 at home to Liverpool.
Everton defeat Bolton 2-0.
Portsmouth and Arsenal draw 0-0.
Sunderland are thrashed 4-0 at home to Man United.
Tottenham thrash Fulham 5-1.
West Ham and Reading draw 1-1.
Wigan defeat Newcastle 1-0.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune - Third person adventure game that was released on the PS3.
Assassin's Creed - The first game in the series.
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare - Popular first-person shooter game. The first game in the series to make the shift to a modern time-frame.
Half-Life 2: Episode Two - Iconic first-person shooter game that was developed by Valve Corporation.
Team Fortress 2 - Team-based game that was developed by Valve Corporation.
Portal - Puzzle game developed by Valve.
Halo 3 - First-person shooter game that was developed by Bungie. Released for the XBox 360.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about December 26th, 2007.
4,652 days have passed since this date.
401,929,200 seconds have passed since the December 26th, 2007.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 468,917,400 times.
Since December 26th, 2007, earth has travelled approximately 207,395,467,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 66,988,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 34,565,911 steps. That's about 15,363 miles!
Since this date, 4,823,150 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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