On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2007

Historical Events

Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Eclipse" 3rd book in Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight Saga" is published by Little Brown - initial print run 1 million copies

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds hits his 756th career home run to break Hank Aaron's long-standing MLB record

MLB Legend Barry Bonds
MLB Legend
Barry Bonds

Famous Deaths

  • Angus Tait, New Zealand electronics innovator and businessman (b. 1919)
  • Ernesto Alonso, Mexican actor, director and producer. (b. 1917)
  • Hal Fishman, Los Angeles based local news anchor. (b. 1931)
2007 Highlights

About August 7, 2007

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo