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Carlos Slim - The World's Richest Person 2007

Time: Wednesday Aug 8, 2007

Place: Mexico

Details: On August 8, 2007, Fortune magazine reported that Slim had overtaken Gates as the world's richest person.



Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim-The Mexican Economic Downturn
1980s - Mexico
Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim-Philanthropy
2011 - Mexico
Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim-Heart Surgery
1999 - Mexico
Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie-Original Sin
2001 - Mexico
Carlos Slim
Carlos Slim-Nacobre, Química Fluor and Other
1988 - Mexico

On This Day - 8 August

George Washington
George Washington-Washington issued his first proclamation for calling up state militias
Monday Aug 8, 1791 - U.S.
Oliver Wright and Wilbur Wright Image
The Wright brothers-Some newspapers that called him a "bluffeur"
Saturday Aug 8, 1908 - Le Mans, France
Battle of Madrid (Spanish Civil War)
Spanish Civil War-Aircraft could freely pass from France into Spain if they were bought in other countries
Saturday Aug 8, 1936 - France
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Image
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi-The Quit India speech
Saturday Aug 8, 1942 - Mumbai, India
World War II
World War II-Battle of Smolensk (1943)
Sunday Aug 8, 1943 - Smolensk, U.S.S.R.

8 August 2007

Xanana Gusmão - image
Xanana Gusmão-Gusmão sworn as a Prime Minister
Wednesday Aug 8, 2007 - Dili, Timor-Leste

August 2007

Financial crisis of 2007–2008
Financial crisis of 2007–2008-The Federal Open Market Committee began reducing the federal funds rate from its peak of 5.25%
Aug, 2007 - U.S.
Ebola virus (SEM)
Ebola Most Major Outbreaks-Democratic Republic of the Congo 2007 Outbreak
Aug, 2007 - Democratic Republic of the Congo
Diego Maradona
Diego Maradona-Maradona said that "I hate everything that comes from the United States"
Aug, 2007 - Caracas, Venezuela
Xanana Gusmão - image
Xanana Gusmão-Ramos-Horta announcedment about The Government Formation
Monday Aug 6, 2007 - Dili, Timor-Leste
Xanana Gusmão - image
Xanana Gusmão-Gusmão sworn as a Prime Minister
Wednesday Aug 8, 2007 - Dili, Timor-Leste


Huawei logo - image
Huawei-The joint venture Huawei Symantec
2007 - Chengdu, China
Garry Kasparov Image
Garry Kasparov-Return from retirement
2007 - France
Visa Inc. logo
Visa Inc.-European Commission issued the results of a two-year inquiry into the retail banking sector
Jan, 2007 - Europe
Flag of Christmas Island
Christmas Island-Decommissioning Manus Regional Processing Centre and Nauru Detention Centre
2007 - Christmas Island
Sooronbay Jeenbekov
Sooronbay Jeenbekov-The Minister of Agriculture, Water Resources and the Processing Industry
2007 - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan