February 23rd, 2010

February 23rd, 2010, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 54 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

11 years, 0 months and 8 days have passed since February 23rd, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on February 23rd, 2010:

  • It is announced that Ashley Cole and Cheryl Tweedy will be separating.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 23rd, 2010:

  • United States: Tik Tok - Kesha
  • United Kingdom: Everybody Hurts - Helping Haiti

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Valentine's Day" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is February 23rd, 2010 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. In America, the song Tik Tok by Kesha is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Everybody Hurts by Helping Haiti is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Valentine's Day is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, Gordon Brown is the current Prime Minister.

The term "hipster" is currently growing in use. The word is being used to describe people who are pretentious and deliberately anti-mainstream. It's 2010, so 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.

An Old Spice advertisement called "The Man Your Man Could Smell Like", starring Isaiah Mustafa, is extremely popular at the moment. The slang phrase "Come at me bro" is starting to become popular on the Internet. The 2010 Winter Olympics are currently taking place in Vancouver, Canada.

An interactive drama game called "Heavy Rain" has just been released on the PlayStation 3. Former New York City Police Commissioner Bernard Kerik has been sentenced to four years in prison for tax fraud. Pop star Rihanna has just released her new single "Rude Boy".

In a recent televised statement, golfer Tiger Woods apologized for cheating on his wife and stated that he had undergone a 45-day therapy program. It has been announced that soccer star Ashley Cole and pop singer Cheryl Tweedy will be separating. The announcement follows allegations that Cole had been unfaithful on a number of occasions. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Smallville", "Bones", "Community" and "Jersey Shore".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Resident Evil 5", "Assassin's Creed II", "Left 4 Dead 2" and "Mass Effect 2". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "LazyTown", "Go, Diego, Go!", "iCarly" and "The Suite Life on Deck". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "ZhuZhu Pets".


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 23rd, 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.

  • Who were the best football players in 2010?

    In 2010, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Andrés Iniesta, Xavi, Wesley Sneijder, Diego Forlán, Cristiano Ronaldo, Iker Casillas, David Villa, Didier Drogba, Xabi Alonso and Carles Puyol.

  • Time Person of the Year 2010

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

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2010?

    In 2010, the best NBA players were LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony, Dirk Nowitzki, Amar'e Stoudemire, Deron Williams, Steve Nash, Pau Gasol, Tim Duncan, Andrew Bogut, Joe Johnson and Brandon Roy.

  • 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.

  • Ashley Cole & Cheryl Tweedy.

    On the 23rd of February, 2010, it was announced that soccer player Ashley Cole and Girls Aloud singer Cheryl Tweedy would be separating. This followed allegations that Cole had an extramarital affair.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 11 years, 0 months and 8 days have passed since February 23rd, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 08 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 23rd, 2010, will be 11 years of age.
  • People born in 2010 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1266883200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 23rd, 2010:

  • January 25th, 2010: 90 people are killed when Ethiopian Airlines Flight 409 crashes into the Mediterranean Sea after taking off in Beirut.
  • January 26th, 2010: The video game "Mass Effect 2" is released.
  • January 27th, 2010: Apple CEO Steve Jobs reveals the iPad.
  • February 4th, 2010: The Old Spice advertisement "The Man Your Man Could Smell Like", starring Isaiah Mustafa, is aired for the first time.
  • February 5th, 2010: England manager Fabio Capello announces that John Terry has been removed as captain.
  • 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 8th, 2010: Irish politics: Fine Gael TD George Lee resigns.
  • 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 18th, 2010: Irish politics: Minister for Defence Willie O'Dea resigns following comments he made about a brothel.
  • February 19th, 2010: The movie Shutter Island (2010) is released.
  • February 19th, 2010: Rihanna releases the song "Rude Boy".
  • This date: February 23rd, 2010
  • February 26th, 2010: Soccer: Premier League side Portsmouth F.C. go into administration.
  • 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.
  • March 8th, 2010: Rapper Lil Wayne is sentenced to one year in prison for attempted criminal possession of a weapon.
  • March 13th, 2010: nigahiga becomes the most-subscribed Youtube channel.
  • March 16th, 2010: Serbian singer Ksenija Pajcin is murdered by her boyfriend in Belgrade.
  • March 17th, 2010: The last episode of Scrubs is aired.
  • March 22nd, 2010: The song "OMG" by Usher and will.i.am is released.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 23rd, 2010, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aquarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 23rd, 2010 falls under the Wolf.
  • 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.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.
  • 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.

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

2010 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2010:

  • ZhuZhu Pets
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Video Games

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

  • 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.
  • Farmville - Agriculture-simulation social network game.
  • Minecraft - The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
  • Resident Evil 5 - The fifth installment in the series.
  • Mafia Wars - Social media game developed by Zynga.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of February:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 23rd of February:

  • Defender of the Fatherland Day (Russia)

Weather

Weather information for February 23rd, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 3.3 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 31.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -0.22 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 7.11cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 3.06 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.03cm.

US President

Who was the US President on February 23rd, 2010?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 23rd, 2010?

  • Gordon Brown was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 23rd, 2010 was probably conceived around the 16th of May, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 23rd, 2010 is the 3rd of December, 2010. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from February 23rd, 2010.

  • Man United defeat West Ham 3-0.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 23rd, 2010.

  • 4,026 days have passed since this date.
  • 347,846,400 seconds have passed since the February 23rd, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 405,820,800 times.
  • Since February 23rd, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 179,488,742,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 57,974,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 29,914,790 steps. That's about 13,295 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,174,157 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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