Biggest Events of the Year 2007

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The Top Ten

1 Bulgaria and Romania join the European Union

Bulgarian, Romanian, and Irish become official languages of the European Union, joining 20 other official languages - MatrixGuy

2 Nicolas Sarkozy elected president of France
3 Tony Blair resigns as Prime Minister of the UK, and is replaced by Gordon Brown
4 An 8.0-magnitude earthquake off the Pacific coast devastates Ica and various regions of Peru killing 514 and injuring 1,090
5 Live Earth concerts held in 9 major cities around the world
6 In Sydney, Australia, 2.2 million people take part in the first Earth Hour
7 Flotation of PetroChina

Becomes largest company in world by market cap, selected largely for symbolic reasons - MatrixGuy

8 Microsoft releases Windows Vista to home users
9 Led Zeppelin reunite in London for a one-off tribute concert in memory of former record company executive, Ahmet Ertegun
10 Super Cyclonic Storm Sidr

The Contenders

11 Nairobi Riots
12 Virginia Tech shooting
13 Sony PlayStation 3 released worldwide
14 Steven Truscott is finally acquitted after an almost 50 year battle against the Canadian judicial system
15 SuccessTech Academy shooting
16 Chris Benoit double-murder and suicide
17 Comcast Accidental Transmission of Pornography
18 Death of Daniel Gonzalez
19 Salish Sea human foot discoveries
20 Kaz II Incident
21 Jokela school shooting
22 Ingmar Bergman dies
23 Animator Paul Boyd is shot and killed by a police officer

You should definitely check this one out. It's a very interesting story.

24 Bad Newz Kennels dog fighting investigation
25 The Nostalgia Critic debuts

Why's this on here? I mean the Nostalgia Critic's good but he's nothing special.

26 Prince performs the Super Bowl
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2. Nicolas Sarkozy elected president of France
3. Tony Blair resigns as Prime Minister of the UK, and is replaced by Gordon Brown
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