What Happened on December 31, 2007

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Bocaue Fire. Seven people injured when a fire razed several fireworks stores in the Municipality of Bocaue, Bulacan, Philippines.
  • The Massive Big Dig construction project in Boston, Massachusetts ends.

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Idelson, American actor (b. 1919)
  • Ettore Sottsass, Italian architect and designer (b. 1917)
  • Kathryn Ish, American actress (b. 1936)
  • Markku Peltola, Finnish actor and musician (b. 1956)
  • Michael Goldberg, American painter (b. 1924)
  • Milton L. Klein, Canadian politician (b. 1910)
  • Tommy Dickson, British footballer (b. 1929)
  • Tony Elliott, American football player (b. 1959)