26th of December, 2010

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 26th of December, 2010, fell on a Sunday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 7 years, 9 months and 0 days have passed since the 26th of December, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 2010.
  • Day 360 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 26th of December, 2010 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 26th of December, 2010, will be 7 years of age.
  • American Format: 12-26-2010 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2010-12-26. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20101226" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1293321600.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of December:

  • Boxing Day
  • St. Stephen's Day
  • Day of Goodwill (South Africa)
  • Second Christmas Day

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 26th of December, 2010:

  • United States: Firework - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: When We Collide - Matt Cardle

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Tron Legacy" 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 26th of December, 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.

  • Arab Spring

    The "Arab Spring" began during this period. Throughout the Arab world, a wave of demonstrations and protests were taking place. Governments in the Middle East were falling, concessions were being made and civil wars were breaking out.

Weather

Weather information for the 26th of December, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 4.9 degrees Celsius. 20cm of snow fell. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 21.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -5.78 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: -2.17 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 26th of December, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 26th of December, 2010 was probably conceived around the 18th of March, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 26th of December, 2010 is the 5th of October, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

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

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 26th of December, 2010.

  • Aston Villa lose 2-1 at home to Tottenham.
  • Blackburn lose 2-0 at home to Stoke.
  • Bolton defeat West Brom 2-0.
  • Fulham lose 3-1 at home to West Ham.
  • Man United defeat Sunderland 2-0.
  • Newcastle lose 3-1 at home to Man City.
  • Wolves lose 2-1 at home to Wigan.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 26th of December:

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.

  • Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood - Developed by Ubisoft.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops - FPS game developed by Treyarch.
  • Fallout: New Vegas - Open-world RPG game.
  • 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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 26th of December:

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Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 26th of December, 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 26th of December, 2010. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 26th of December, 2010.

  • 2,831 days have passed since this date.
  • 244,594,800 seconds have passed since the 26th of December, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 285,360,600 times.
  • Since the 26th of December, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 126,210,916,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 40,765,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,035,153 steps. That's about 9,349 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,935,138 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.

Comments

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