February 5th, 2010

February 5th, 2010, fell on a Friday. It was day 36 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 7 months and 15 days have passed since February 5th, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on February 5th, 2010:

  • England manager Fabio Capello announces that John Terry has been removed as captain.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 5th, 2010:

  • United States: Tik Tok - Kesha
  • United Kingdom: Fireflies - Owl City

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Dear John" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is February 5th, 2010 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. In America, the song Tik Tok by Kesha is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Fireflies by Owl City is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Dear John is at the top of the Box Office. The music charts are being dominated by artists such as Kesha, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Eminem and Bruno Mars.

Relief efforts following last month's catastrophic earthquake in Haiti are still ongoing. In soccer, England manager Fabio Capello has stripped John Terry of the captaincy following revelations that he had an affair with a teammates ex-girlfriend. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Two and a Half Men", "Lost" and "Sons of Anarchy".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Minecraft", "Halo 3: ODST", "Left 4 Dead 2" and "Mass Effect 2". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "Ben 10", "Hannah Montana" and "Wizards of Waverly Place".


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 February 5th, 2010.

  • Cheryl Cole

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

  • The King's Speech

    "The King's Speech" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2010.

  • 2010 in movies.

    Movies that hit the big screen in 2010 included the likes of Toy Story 3, Alice in Wonderland, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1, Inception, Shrek Forever After, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, Iron Man 2, Tangled, Despicable Me, How to Train Your Dragon, The Social Network, Shutter Island, Black Swan and 127 Hours.

  • Time Person of the Year 2010

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

  • 2010 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2010 included Rihanna, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Kesha, Eminem, Jason Derulo, Taio Cruz, Enrique Iglesias, Nelly, Taylor Swift, Usher, Mike Posner, B.o.B, Jay-Z, La Roux and Bruno Mars.

  • Lady Antebellum - "Need You Now"

    "Need You Now" by Lady Antebellum would go on to win a Grammy for 2010's Record of the Year.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 7 months and 15 days have passed since February 5th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 05 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 5th, 2010, will be 10 years of age.
  • People born in 2010 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1265328000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 5th, 2010:

  • January 8th, 2010: Paul "Bear" Vasquez uploads his viral Youtube video "Double Rainbow".
  • January 8th, 2010: Irish TV channel RTE airs footage of a man slipping on ice.
  • January 12th, 2010: An earthquake in Haiti kills over 100,000 people.
  • January 25th, 2010: 90 people are killed when Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 crashes into the Mediterranean Sea after taking off in Beirut.
  • February 7th, 2010: Super Bowl XLIV: The New Orleans Saints defeat the Indianapolis Colts by 31-17 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
  • February 7th, 2010: The Who perform at the halftime show of Super Bowl XLIV.
  • February 18th, 2010: The video game "Heavy Rain" is released on the PlayStation 3.
  • February 18th, 2010: Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik is sentenced to four years in prison for tax fraud.
  • February 19th, 2010: The movie Shutter Island (2010) is released.
  • February 19th, 2010: Rihanna releases the song "Rude Boy".
  • February 23rd, 2010: It is announced that Ashley Cole and Cheryl Tweedy will be separating.
  • February 27th, 2010: The single "We No Speak Americano" is released by Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP.
  • February 27th, 2010: Football: Wayne Bridge refuses to shake John Terry's hand amid claims that Terry had an affair with his ex-girlfriend Vanessa Perroncel.
  • March 2nd, 2010: The game "Battlefield: Bad Company 2" is released.
  • March 5th, 2010: Alice in Wonderland (2010), starring Johnny Depp, is released in cinemas.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 5th, 2010, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 5th, 2010 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Television Shows

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

  • Jersey Shore - Reality TV series.
  • White Collar - Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • Community - Sitcom that is set at a community college.
  • The Vampire Diaries - Supernatural teen drama.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • Sons of Anarchy - Crime drama series about a biker gang.
  • Real Housewives of New York City - American reality television series.
  • Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
  • The Hills - American reality television series. Spin-off of Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
  • Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.

2010 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2010.

"Team Umizoomi" - "Big Time Rush" - "Glee" - "Sonny with a Chance" - "The Suite Life on Deck" - "Wizards of Waverly Place" - "iCarly" - "Phineas and Ferb" - "Curious George" - "The Hills" - "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" - "Hannah Montana" - "Ben 10" - "Go, Diego, Go!" - "LazyTown" - "Peppa Pig" - "One Tree Hill" - "The Fairly OddParents" - "Dora the Explorer"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 5th of February:


Weather

Weather information for February 5th, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.3 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 24.5 degrees Fahrenheit. -4.17 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 3.05cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on February 5th, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 5th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 28th of April, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 5th, 2010 is the 15th of November, 2010. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • 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.
  • Minecraft - The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
  • Resident Evil 5 - The fifth installment in the series.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on February 5th, 2010.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 5th, 2010.

  • 3,881 days have passed since this date.
  • 335,314,800 seconds have passed since the February 5th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 391,200,600 times.
  • Since February 5th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 173,022,436,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 55,885,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 28,837,073 steps. That's about 12,816 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,023,778 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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