2007

2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday 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 the International Heliophysical Year, International Polar Year, and the International Year of Languages.

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  • December 2007: The Great Recession had begun in the US, leading to economic drop to the world.

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  • Mauritania is the last country to criminalize slavery (officially "abolished" in 1981), making the practice illegal everywhere in the world.

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Nobel Prizes

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New English words and terms

  • additive manufacturing
  • colony collapse disorder
  • hashtag
  • listicle
  • netbook
  • sharing economy
  • tweep

External links

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