29th of August, 2010

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 29th of August, 2010, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 8 years, 2 months and 20 days have passed since the 29th of August, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 34 of 2010.
  • Day 241 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 29th of August, 2010 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 29th of August, 2010, will be 8 years of age.
  • American Format: 08-29-2010 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2010-08-29. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20100829" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1283036400.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 29th of August, 2010:

  • United States: Love The Way You Lie - Eminem ft Rihanna
  • United Kingdom: Green Light - Roll Deep

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Takers" 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 29th of August, 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.

  • Hide Your Kids, Hide Your Wife

    A WAFF-48 news report about an attempted rape in Huntsville, Alabama, goes viral when local man Antoine Dodson gives an interview, in which he states "Hide your kids. Hide your wife. They rapin' everyone up in here."

  • The Great Digg Migration

    On the 25th of August, 2010, news aggregator website Digg launched its unpopular v4 redesign; resulting in many long-time users leaving for other websites such as Reddit. In the months that followed, CEO Kevin Rose stepped down and the company lays off 37% of its workforce.

Weather

Weather information for the 29th of August, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.7 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 70.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 21.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 14.72 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.03cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 29th of August, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 29th of August, 2010 was probably conceived around the 19th of November, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 29th of August, 2010 is the 8th of June, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 29th of August, 2010.

  • Aston Villa defeat Everton 1-0.
  • Bolton and Birmingham draw 2-2.
  • Liverpool defeat West Brom 1-0.
  • Sunderland defeat Man City 1-0.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 29th of August:

  • 29th of August, 1966: The Beatles last live performance takes place at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
  • 29th of August, 1970: Mexican-American journalist Ruben Salazar is killed by an LA County Sheriff deputy during the National Chicano Moratorium March against the Vietnam War.
  • 29th of August, 2005: Hurricane Katrina hits New Orleans.
  • 29th of August, 2006: The video game Saints Row is released.

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.

  • StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty - Real-time strategy game.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 29th of August:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 29th of August, 2010. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 29th of August, 2010.

  • 3,001 days have passed since this date.
  • 259,290,000 seconds have passed since the 29th of August, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 302,505,000 times.
  • Since the 29th of August, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 133,793,640,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 43,215,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 22,298,940 steps. That's about 9,911 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,111,480 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

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

  • German: Sonntag.
  • French: Dimanche.
  • Italian: Domenica.
  • Spanish: Domingo.
  • Portuguese: Domingo.

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