2007

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This article is about the year 2007.
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2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Gregorian calendar, the 2007th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 7th year of the 3rd millennium, the 7th year of the 21st century, and the 8th year of the 2000s decade.

2007 was designated as

UNESCO has recognized fifteen anniversaries for 2007.[6]

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The collapse of 35W Bridge in Minneapolis

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  • Mauritania was the last country to criminalize slavery in 2007 (officially "abolished" in 1981), making the practice illegal everywhere in the world.[15]

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Main article: Deaths in 2007

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Nobel Prizes

In fiction

References

  1. "International Heliophysical Year". IHY. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  2. "International Polar Year 2007-2008". IPY. Archived from the original on 12 October 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  3. "2007 European Year of Equal Opportunities for All". Europa. Archived from the original on 13 October 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-12. 
  4. UNESCO names 2007 ‘Year of Rumi’ (Daily Times)
  5. "yod2007.org - ARCHIVE - we love dolphin! — Home". yod2007.org. Retrieved November 25, 2015. 
  6. "Celebration of anniversaries with which UNESCO will be associated in 2006-2007" (PDF). Archived (PDF) from the original on 21 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-21. 
  7. "CNN.com – Transcripts". Transcripts.cnn.com. Retrieved 2008-10-06. 
  8. "KBS Global". English.kbs.co.kr. Retrieved 2011-05-21. 
  9. "GENERAL ASSEMBLY PROCLAIMS 2008 INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF LANGUAGES, IN EFFORT TO PROMOTE UNITY IN DIVERSITY, GLOBAL UNDERSTANDING". Un.org. Archived from the original on 13 May 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-21. 
  10. "Researchers Find 2,100 Year Old Melon". Yahoo News. Archived from the original on December 18, 2008. Retrieved 2007-06-01. 
  11. "'Harry Potter' tale is fastest-selling book in history". International Herald Tribune. 2007-07-23. Archived from the original on 3 June 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-21. 
  12. "BBC NEWS - Europe - HIV medics released to Bulgaria". bbc.co.uk. Retrieved November 25, 2015. 
  13. Elliott, Larry (2012-08-05). "Three myths that sustain the economic crisis". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 2012-08-06. 
  14. "Vatican beatifies 498 Spanish martyrs". Yahoo News. Archived from the original on 30 October 2007. Retrieved 2007-10-28. 
  15. "UN: There is hope for Mauritania's slaves". CNN. March 17, 2012. 

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