April 30th, 2010

April 30th, 2010, fell on a Friday. It was day 120 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 2 months and 15 days have passed since April 30th, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on April 30th, 2010:

  • Irish presenter Gerry Ryan dies.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 30th, 2010:

  • United States: Rude Boy - Rihanna
  • United Kingdom: Once - Diana Vickers

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Nightmare on Elm Street" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is April 30th, 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, Once by Diana Vickers is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Nightmare on Elm Street 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. People are watching popular TV shows such as "King of the Hill", "One Tree Hill", "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" and "Lost". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Batman: Arkham Asylum", "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2", "Mass Effect 2" and "Heavy Rain".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "One Tree Hill", "Curious George" and "The Suite Life on Deck".


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 30th, 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, 2 months and 15 days have passed since April 30th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on April 30th, 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 1272582000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around April 30th, 2010:

  • April 2nd, 2010: Clash of the Titans (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • April 2nd, 2010: Wrestler Chris Kanyon commits suicide.
  • 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.
  • May 6th, 2010: The Conservative Party become the largest party in the 2010 United Kingdom general election.
  • May 7th, 2010: The film Iron Man 2 (2010) is released.
  • May 9th, 2010: Chelsea win the Premier League title after defeating Wigan 8-0 on the final day of the season.
  • May 10th, 2010: UK politics: Gordon Brown announces that he will be stepping down as Labour Leader.
  • May 15th, 2010: Chelsea win the FA Cup final after beating Portsmouth 1-0.
  • May 18th, 2010: The video game "Red Dead Redemption" is released.
  • May 21st, 2010: Shrek Forever After (2010) is released in movie theaters.
  • May 22nd, 2010: The 2010 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Inter Milan and Bayern Munich. Inter win 2-0.
  • May 23rd, 2010: The last episode of Lost is aired.
  • May 24th, 2010: The last episode of the television show "Law & Order" is aired. The series had been running for nearly 20 years.
  • May 24th, 2010: The series finale of 24 is aired.
  • May 26th, 2010: Lee DeWyze wins the 9th season of American Idol.
  • May 26th, 2010: Real Madrid sack manager Manuel Pellegrini.
  • May 28th, 2010: Football: It is announced that Jose Mourinho will become the next manager of Real Madrid.
  • May 28th, 2010: Actor Gary Coleman dies.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 30th, 2010, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: April 30th, 2010 falls under the Beaver.
  • 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.

  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition 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.
  • Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
  • 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.
  • Lost - Mystery drama series about a group of plane crash survivors that are stranded on a strange island.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.

2010 - Kid's TV

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

"Good Luck Charlie" - "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 30th of April:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 30th of April:

  • Walpurgis Night (Sweden)

Weather

Weather information for April 30th, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.7 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 59.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 15.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11.72 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 4.06cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 30th, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on April 30th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 21st of July, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 30th, 2010 is the 7th of February, 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?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about April 30th, 2010.

  • 3,729 days have passed since this date.
  • 322,185,600 seconds have passed since the April 30th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 375,883,200 times.
  • Since April 30th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 166,247,769,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 53,697,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,707,962 steps. That's about 12,315 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,866,227 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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