May 31st, 2010, fell on a Monday. It was day 151 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.
10 years, 7 months and 15 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.
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.
Take Me Back!
The date is May 31st, 2010 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. The summer of 2010 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual.
In America, the song OMG by Usher ft will.i.am is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Dirtee Disco by Dizzee Rascal is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Iron Man 2 is at the top of the Box Office.
In the United Kingdom, David Cameron 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.
The video game "Red Dead Redemption" has just been released by Rockstar. The last episode of the series "Lost" has just been aired on television. There are currently polarized reactions to the show's finale. Rock fans are mourning the death of Slipknot bassist Paul Gray, who recently passed away at the age of 38 due to an accidental overdose.
The TV shows "Law & Order" and "24" have both recently come to an end. Lee DeWyze has won the 9th season of American Idol. In soccer, Jose Mourinho's side Inter Milan have just won the 2010 UEFA Champions League after beating Bayern Munich 2-0 in the final. Following the win, it has been announced that Mourinho will be taking over as the new manager of Spanish side Real Madrid.
Tributes are pouring in for actor Gary Coleman, who has passed away at the age of 42. In showbiz news, singer Shania Twain has divorced her husband Robert John Lange after 14 years of marriage. Germany have won the Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Satellite" by Lena.
A recent military operation by Israel against six civilian ships calling themselves the "Gaza Freedom Flotilla" has left nine activists dead. The incident has sparked widespread international condemnation. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Last of the Summer Wine", "Smallville", "House" and "Modern Family". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Borderlands", "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2", "Heavy Rain" and "Red Dead Redemption".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Peppa Pig", "Hannah Montana" and "Victorious". 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 31st, 2010.
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.
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 and information about this date:
10 years, 7 months and 15 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 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.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 31st, 2010?
David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
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).
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about May 31st, 2010.
3,882 days have passed since this date.
335,408,400 seconds have passed since the May 31st, 2010.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 391,309,800 times.
Since May 31st, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 173,070,734,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 55,901,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 28,845,122 steps. That's about 12,820 miles!
Since this date, 4,024,901 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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