May 31st, 2010

May 31st, 2010, fell on a Monday. Day 151 of 2010. Decade: 2010s.

10 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since May 31st, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on May 31st, 2010:

  • The flotilla incident occurs when 13 Israeli soldiers raid a flotilla that is headed for Gaza. 9 activists are killed
  • Football: Jose Mourinho becomes manager of Real Madrid.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 31st, 2010:

  • United States: OMG - Usher ft will.i.am
  • United Kingdom: Dirtee Disco - Dizzee Rascal

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Iron Man 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.

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 31st, 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.

  • Eurovision 2010

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

  • The final episode of LOST

    On the 23rd of May, 2010, the popular television show LOST came to an end.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 0 months and 4 days have passed since May 31st, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on May 31st, 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 1275260400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around May 31st, 2010:

  • 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.
  • 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 6th, 2010: Long Island serial killer: Megan Waterman goes missing after placing escort advertisements on Craigslist.
  • June 11th, 2010: The 2010 FIFA World Cup starts in South Africa.
  • June 11th, 2010: The A-Team (2010), starring Liam Neeson, is released in cinemas.
  • June 11th, 2010: The Karate Kid (2010), starring Jaden Smith, is released in cinemas.
  • June 16th, 2010: AOL sell social networking website Bebo to Criterion Capital Partners.
  • June 17th, 2010: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 2010 NBA Finals after they defeat the Boston Celtics 4-3.
  • June 18th, 2010: Toy Story 3 (2010) is released.
  • June 25th, 2010: The comedy movie Grown Ups (2010) is released.
  • June 30th, 2010: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) is released in cinemas.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 31st, 2010, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: May 31st, 2010 falls under the Deer.
  • 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.

  • 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.
  • Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
  • One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.

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 31st of May:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 31st of May:

  • Spring Bank Holiday (UK)
  • Memorial Day (USA)

Weather

Weather information for May 31st, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.0 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 72.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 22.39 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 13.39 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on May 31st, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on May 31st, 2010 was probably conceived around the 21st of August, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on May 31st, 2010 is the 10th of March, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • Red Dead Redemption - Open-world adventure game that was set in the wild west.
  • 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.

31st of May

Events that have occurred on the 31st of May:

  • May 31st, 1984: Six inmates on death row escape the Mecklenburg Correctional Center in Virginia.
  • May 31st, 1984: The song "Ghostbusters" is released by Parker, Jr.
  • May 31st, 1998: Geri Halliwell announces that she is leaving the Spice Girls.
  • May 31st, 2005: Watergate scandal: FBI Associate Director Mark Felt is revealed to be "Deep Throat".
  • May 31st, 2008: Usain Bolt breaks the world record for the 100 meter sprint.
  • May 31st, 1961: Football: Portuguese side Benfica win the European Cup after they defeat Barcelona 3-2 at the Wankdorf Stadium in Bern, Germany.
  • May 31st, 1970: The 1970 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Mexico.
  • May 31st, 1972: Football: Ajax win the European Cup after two goals from Cruyff helps them to defeat Internazionale 2-0.
  • May 31st, 1975: 18-year-old Mona Blades goes missing while hitchhiking in New Zealand.
  • May 31st, 1979: The Muppet Movie (1979) is released.
  • May 31st, 1983: The Philadelphia 76ers win the 1983 NBA Finals after they defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 4-0.
  • May 31st, 1986: The 1986 FIFA World Cup begins in Mexico.
  • May 31st, 1996: The movie DragonHeart (1996) is released in cinemas.
  • May 31st, 1996: The Fugees release their song Killing Me Softly with His Song.
  • May 31st, 2002: The 2002 FIFA World Cup kicks off in South Korea and Japan.
  • May 31st, 2004: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) is released in movie theaters.
  • May 31st, 2006: The first episode of reality TV show "The Hills" is aired.
  • May 31st, 2009: Italian defender Paolo Maldini plays his final game.
  • May 31st, 2009: George Tiller is murdered by an anti-abortion extremist in Wichita, Kansas.
  • May 31st, 2017: Trump makes his infamous "covfefe" Tweet.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about May 31st, 2010.

  • 3,657 days have passed since this date.
  • 315,964,800 seconds have passed since the May 31st, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 368,625,600 times.
  • Since May 31st, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 163,037,836,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 52,660,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,172,973 steps. That's about 12,077 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,791,578 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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