8th of July, 2010

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 8th of July, 2010, fell on a Thursday.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 8 years, 4 months and 11 days have passed since the 8th of July, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of 2010.
  • Day 189 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of July, 2010 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of July, 2010, will be 8 years of age.
  • American Format: 07-08-2010 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2010-07-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20100708" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1278543600.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of July, 2010:

  • United States: California Gurls - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: California Gurls - Katy Perry

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 8th of July, 2010.

  • Cheryl Cole

    English singer Cheryl Cole is named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2009 and 2010.

  • Time Person of the Year 2010

    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is named as the Time Person of the Year for 2010.

  • Vuvuzelas

    The world is talking about the constant buzzing of the vuvuzela instrument, which is heard during World Cup games in South Africa.

  • 2010 FIFA World Cup

    The 2010 FIFA World Cup is taking place in South Africa. The competition is won by Spain on the 11th of July, 2010.

  • Mel Gibson's Rant

    A phone recording of actor Mel Gibson is released. During the phone call, Gibson tells Oksana Grigorieva that it would be her own fault if she got "raped by a pack of n*ggers."

Weather

Weather information for the 8th of July, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.9 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 81.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 27.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 20.78 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 8th of July, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of July, 2010 was probably conceived around the 28th of September, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of July, 2010 is the 17th of April, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of July:

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
  • House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
  • Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
  • CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.
  • Smallville - TV show based on the Superman story.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Red Dead Redemption - Open-world adventure game that was set in the wild west.
  • Battlefield: Bad Company 2 - Military FPS game.
  • Heavy Rain - An interactive drama adventure game that was released on the PS3.
  • Mass Effect 2 - The second game in the series.
  • Left 4 Dead 2 - The second game in the series.
  • Assassin's Creed II - The second game in the series.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 - The second game in the Modern Warfare universe. Developed by Infinity Ward.
  • Borderlands - RPG first-person shooter game.
  • Halo 3: ODST - First-person shooter game.
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum - Action game set in the Batman universe.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of July:

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Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 8th of July, 2010. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of July, 2010. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of July, 2010.

  • 3,053 days have passed since this date.
  • 263,782,800 seconds have passed since the 8th of July, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 307,746,600 times.
  • Since the 8th of July, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 136,111,924,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 43,963,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 22,685,321 steps. That's about 10,082 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,165,394 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Thursday" in other languages is:

  • German: Donnerstag.
  • French: Jeudi.
  • Italian: Giovedi.
  • Spanish: Jueves.
  • Portuguese: Quinta-feira.

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