May 10th, 2010

May 10th, 2010, fell on a Monday. It was day 130 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 8 months and 15 days have passed since May 10th, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on May 10th, 2010:

  • UK politics: Gordon Brown announces that he will be stepping down as Labour Leader.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 10th, 2010:

  • United States: Nothin' On You - B.o.B. ft Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Good Times - Roll Deep

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 May 10th, 2010 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 2010 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual.

In America, the song Nothin' On You by B.o.B. ft Bruno Mars is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Good Times by Roll Deep 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.

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.

Bones actor David Boreanaz has publicly admitted that he was unfaithful to his wife, Jaime Bergman. A 36-minute-long stock market crash has recently been caused by automated trading programs. The Conservative Party, led by David Cameron, have just become the largest party in the the House of Commons following the 2010 United Kingdom general election. Gordon Brown's Labour Party have lost 97 seats. As a result, it looks increasingly likely that the Conservative Party will to return to power for the first time in 13 years.

Italian manager Carlo Ancelotti has just led Chelsea to their third Premier League title following an 8-0 win over Wigan Athtelic. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Futurama", "Smallville", "One Tree Hill" and "Modern Family". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Borderlands", "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2", "Mass Effect 2" and "Heavy Rain".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Peppa Pig", "The Hills", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Sonny with a Chance". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3", "ZhuZhu Pets" and "iPad".


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 May 10th, 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.

  • Eurovision 2010

    The 2010 Eurovision song contest is held in Oslo, Norway. Germany win the contest with the song "Satellite" by Lena.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 8 months and 15 days have passed since May 10th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 10th, 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 1273446000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 10th, 2010:

  • April 10th, 2010: Soccer: Portsmouth F.C. are relegated from the Premier League.
  • 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 19th, 2010: Youtuber FPSRussia starts his channel.
  • April 29th, 2010: PewDiePie creates his Youtube channel.
  • April 30th, 2010: Irish presenter Gerry Ryan dies.
  • May 2nd, 2010: Irish politics: Opinion polls show that Labour are more popular than Fianna Fail.
  • 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 7th, 2010: Katy Perry releases her single "California Gurls", featuring Snoop Dogg.
  • May 9th, 2010: Chelsea win the Premier League title after defeating Wigan 8-0 on the final day of the season.
  • This date: May 10th, 2010
  • 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 24th, 2010: Slipknot bassist Paul Gray dies from an accidental overdose at the age of 38.
  • 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.
  • May 30th, 2010: The FaZe Clan Youtube channel is created.
  • May 31st, 2010: Football: Jose Mourinho becomes manager of Real Madrid.
  • May 31st, 2010: The flotilla incident occurs when 13 Israeli soldiers raid a flotilla that is headed for Gaza. 9 activists are killed.
  • June 1st, 2010: Rapper Nicki Minaj releases her debut single "Your Love".
  • June 3rd, 2010: Football: Liverpool sack manager Rafael Benitez.
  • June 3rd, 2010: "Maude" and "The Golden Girls" actress Rue McClanahan dies after suffering from a brain hemorrhage. .
  • June 4th, 2010: 7-year-old Kyron Horman goes missing from Skyline Elementary School in Portland, Oregon.
  • June 4th, 2010: Irish politics: An expenses scandal forces Fianna Fáil Senator Larry Butler to resign the party whip.
  • June 5th, 2010: Irish politics: An expenses scandal forces Fianna Fáil Senator Ivor Callely to resign the party whip.
  • June 6th, 2010: Long Island serial killer: Megan Waterman goes missing after placing escort advertisements on Craigslist.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 10th, 2010, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 10th, 2010 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

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.

  • 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

2010 - Toys & Games

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

  • iPad
  • ZhuZhu Pets
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

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.
  • Farmville - Agriculture-simulation social network game.
  • Minecraft - The alpha version of Minecraft is released on the PC.
  • Mafia Wars - Social media game developed by Zynga.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 10th of May:


Weather

Weather information for May 10th, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.7 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 43.0 degrees Fahrenheit. 6.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.11 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on May 10th, 2010?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 10th, 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 May 10th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 31st of July, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 10th, 2010 is the 17th of February, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on May 10th, 2010.

Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 10th, 2010.

  • 3,913 days have passed since this date.
  • 338,086,800 seconds have passed since the May 10th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 394,434,600 times.
  • Since May 10th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 174,452,788,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 56,347,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 29,075,465 steps. That's about 12,922 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,057,042 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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