What is special about the 21st of July?

July 21st is the 202nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. On this day, Neil Armstrong becomes the first person to step on the Moon at 2:56:15 AM (GMT), and “The Daily Show” hosted by Craig Kilborn premieres on Comedy Central in the US. Famous birthdays include Ernest Hemingway, Robin Williams, and Ken Starr.

What happened July 22nd?

This Day in History: July 22

Terrorist attacks on Oslo and the island of Utøya in Norway resulted in the deaths of 77 people; Anders Behring Breivik later confessed to the attacks. Led by U.S. General George S.

What happened July 21st 2007?

United States forces attack an insurgent position in Hussainiya a Shiite suburb north of Baghdad, inflicting casualties. (New York Times) US and Iraqi troops raid a Sunni mosque and detain 18 suspected militants. (AFP via Pakistan Daily Times)

Who was born on July 21st?

More celebrities with birthdays today

Movie director Norman Jewison (“Moonstruck,” “Fiddler on the Roof”) is 96. Actor Leigh Lawson (“Tess”) is 79. Cartoonist Garry Trudeau (“Doonesbury”) is 74. Actor Jamey Sheridan (“Homeland”) is 71.

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What was happening in July 2007?

Suicide Bomber Kills 150 in Iraq (July 7): A truck filled with explosives destroys dozens of homes and shops in Amerli, a Shiite village north of Baghdad. Hundreds are wounded in the attack. About 250 people are killed in three days in Iraq by insurgent attacks.

What did the Moon look like July 21 2007?

The current moon phase for July 21st, 2007 is the Waning Crescent phase. On this day, the moon is 7.29 days old and 44.95% illuminated with a tilt of 192.974°. The approximate distance from Earth to the moon is 403,880.80 km and the moon sign is Libra. The Moon phase for July 21st, 2007 is a Waning Crescent phase.

What came out in July 2007?

Domestic Box Office For July 2007
Rank Release Release Date
1 Transformers Jul 3
2 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Jul 11
3 Ratatouille Jun 29
4 The Simpsons Movie Jul 27

What tragic event happened in 2007?

April 16 – Thirty-two people are killed in the Virginia Tech massacre at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Is 2007 a special year?

2007 was designated as the International Heliophysical Year and the International Polar Year.

What was 2007 famous for?

A South Korean student guns down 32 people at a Virginia university in the deadliest shooting rampage in modern US history. Former Russian president Boris Yeltsin dies at 76. US President George W. Bush vetoes a Congressional bill that would have set a date for a withdrawal of forces from Iraq.

Who was popular in 2007?

Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 2007
Title Artist(s)
1 “Irreplaceable” Beyoncé
2 “Umbrella” Rihanna featuring Jay-Z
3 “The Sweet Escape” Gwen Stefani featuring Akon
4 “Big Girls Don’t Cry” Fergie