What Happened on July 7, 2007

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope Benedict XVI issues the Apostolic Letter Summorum Pontificum, removing restrictions on celebrating the old Tridentine Mass

265th Pope  Benedict XVI
265th Pope
Benedict XVI
  • Worldwide performances by charity event Live Earth

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

Actress and model Eva Longoria (37) weds NBA player Tony Parker (30) at The Church of Saint Germain l'Auxerrois in Paris, France

Actress Eva Longoria
Eva Longoria
  • Celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck (38) weds handbag designer Gelila Assefa (38) in a three-day celebration on the Italian island of Capri

Famous Deaths

  • Dame Anne McLaren, British biologist and leading researcher on human in vitro fertilisation (IVF), dies at 80