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Year 2007 in History

Events in History

  • Jan 4 The 110th United States Congress convenes and elects Nancy Pelosi as the 1st female Speaker of the House
  • Jan 9 Apple Inc CEO Steve Jobs announces the iPhone
  • May 8 A new Northern Ireland Executive is formed with Ian Paisley (Democratic Unionist Party) as First Minister and Martin McGuinness (Sinn Féin) as Deputy First Minister
  • Jul 31 Operation Banner, the presence of the British Army in Northern Ireland, and longest-running British Army operation ever, comes to an end
  • Oct 2 President Roh Moo-hyun of South Korea walks across the Military Demarcation Line into North Korea on his way to the second Inter-Korean Summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-il
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Historical Figures Born in 2007

  • Feb 28 Princess Lalla Khadija of Morocco, born in Rabat, Morocco
  • Mar 19 Prince Abdullah bin Ali, Prince of Jordan
  • Apr 6 Princess Haalah bint Hashim, Princess of Jordan
  • Apr 10 Princess Ariane of the Netherlands, Dutch Princess, daughter of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima, born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Apr 18 Princess Haya Bint Al Hamzah, Princess of Jordan, born in Amman, Jordan

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Historical Marriages

  • Feb 3 Jackass prankster Bam Margera (27) weds Missy Rothstein (26) in downtown Philadelphia
  • Feb 14 Former Atomic Kitten member Kerry Katona (26) weds Mark Croft in Gretna Green
  • Mar 3 Countess of Frederiksborg Alexandra Christina (42) weds Martin Jorgensen at Oster Egende Church in Fakse City, Denmark

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