April 2nd, 2010

April 2nd, 2010, fell on a Friday. It was day 92 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 5 months and 18 days have passed since April 2nd, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 2nd, 2010:

  • Clash of the Titans (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • Wrestler Chris Kanyon commits suicide.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 2nd, 2010:

  • United States: Rude Boy - Rihanna
  • United Kingdom: Telephone - Lady GaGa ft Beyonce

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "How to Train Your Dragon" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 2nd, 2010 and it's a Friday. People are looking forward to the weekend. The summer of 2010 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

In America, the song Rude Boy by Rihanna is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Telephone by Lady GaGa ft Beyonce is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie How to Train Your Dragon 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. The slang phrase "Come at me bro" is starting to become popular on the Internet. A South Korean Navy ship carrying 104 personnel has sank off the west coast of South Korea, leaving 46 sailors dead. North Korea are currently being blamed for the sinking.

Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin has come out and announced that he is gay. Monster Garage host Jesse James has publicly apologized to his actress wife Sandra Bullock for being unfaithful to her. His publicist has also announced that James will be checking into a rehabilitation facility in the hope of solving his personal issues and saving his marriage. Wrestling fans are in mourning following reports that Chris Kanyon has committed suicide.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "24", "Lost", "The Office" and "Bones". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Assassin's Creed II", "Left 4 Dead 2", "Heavy Rain" and "Battlefield: Bad Company 2". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Peppa Pig", "iCarly", "Sonny with a Chance" and "Team Umizoomi".


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 April 2nd, 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, 5 months and 18 days have passed since April 2nd, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 13 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 2nd, 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 1270162800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 2nd, 2010:

  • 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 16th, 2010: Serbian singer Ksenija Pajcin is murdered by her boyfriend in Belgrade.
  • March 17th, 2010: The last episode of Scrubs is aired.
  • March 26th, 2010: The movie Kick-Ass (2010) is released.
  • March 26th, 2010: How to Train Your Dragon (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • March 29th, 2010: Singer Ricky Martin comes out as gay.
  • April 10th, 2010: Polish Air Force Tu-154 crashes. The President of Poland, Lech Kaczynski, is killed along with 95 people.
  • April 13th, 2010: The song "Airplanes" is released by B.o.B.
  • April 14th, 2010: Icelandic Volcano Eyjafjallajokull erupts. The resulting smoke leads to the closure of many airspaces throughout Europe.
  • April 30th, 2010: Irish presenter Gerry Ryan dies.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 2nd, 2010, will have the star sign Aries.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Pisces.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 2nd, 2010 falls under the Falcon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.

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.

"Victorious" - "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 2nd of April:


Weather

Weather information for April 2nd, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 8.4 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 65.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.67 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.44 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 April 2nd, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 2nd, 2010 was probably conceived around the 23rd of June, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 2nd, 2010 is the 10th of January, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • 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.
  • Minecraft - The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on April 2nd, 2010.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 2nd, 2010.

  • 3,824 days have passed since this date.
  • 330,393,600 seconds have passed since the April 2nd, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 385,459,200 times.
  • Since April 2nd, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 170,483,097,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 55,065,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 28,413,850 steps. That's about 12,628 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,964,723 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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