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June 30th, 2010.

June 30th, 2010, was a Wednesday. It was day 181 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 11 months and 19 days have passed since June 30th, 2010.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Cancer.

On this day.

What happened on June 30th, 2010?

  • The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • The Alpha version of Minecraft is released.

Music charts.

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

  • United States: California Gurls - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: California Gurls - Katy Perry
Play the top hits from 2010.
A Spotify playlist of hit songs from 2010. Take a trip back to the peak days of Bruno Mars, Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Kesha.
Toy Story 3

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Toy Story 3" was at the top of the box office on June 30th, 2010.

Take me back to June 30th, 2010!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is June 30th, 2010 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Cancer. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

The song California Gurls by Katy Perry is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Toy Story 3 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. Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu. It's 2010, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Kesha, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Eminem and Bruno Mars.

In South Africa, the 2010 FIFA World Cup is currently taking place and stadiums are being filled with the sound of vuvuzelas. In celebrity news, actress Megan Fox has married 90210 star Brian Austin Green in Hawaii. Julia Gillard has just become the first female Prime Minister of Australia following the resignation of Kevin Rudd.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition", "Desperate Housewives", "Prison Break" and "Sons of Anarchy". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Farmville", "Halo 3: ODST", "Borderlands" and "Mass Effect 2". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Ben 10", "iCarly", "Wizards of Waverly Place" and "Good Luck Charlie".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3, ZhuZhu Pets and the iPad.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on June 30th, 2010.

  • Talking Tom Cat.

    Talking Tom Cat.

    In the summer of 2010, a new app called "Talking Tom Cat" was released on the iTunes App Store. The app consisted of a 3D cat called Tom who would repeat what the user said in a high-pitched voice.

  • Toy Story 3.

    Toy Story 3.

    The film "Toy Story 3" was being shown in movie theaters at the time. The movie went on to gross over $1.1 billion dollars.

  • A new Karate Kid film is showing at movie theaters.

    A new Karate Kid film is showing at movie theaters.

    In June and July of 2010, the martial arts film "The Karate Kid" was showing at movie theaters. The film starred Will Smith's son Jaden Smith as Dre Parker, a 12-year-old boy who moves from Detroit to Beijing with his widowed mother.

  • The 2010 FIFA World Cup is taking place in South Africa.

    The 2010 FIFA World Cup is taking place in South Africa.

    The 2010 FIFA World Cup was taking place in South Africa at this time. The competition was won by Spain after they defeated the Netherlands 1-0 in the final.

  • Vuvuzelas.

    Vuvuzelas.

    At this time, the world was talking about the constant buzzing of the vuvuzela instrument, which was being heard during World Cup games in South Africa.

  • Lady Antebellum - "Need You Now"

    Lady Antebellum - "Need You Now"

    The song "Need You Now" by Lady Antebellum won a Grammy for 2010's Record of the Year.

  • 2010 in music.

    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.

  • The highest paid celebrities in 2010.

    The highest paid celebrities in 2010.

    According to Forbes, the highest paid celebrities in 2010 were Oprah Winfrey, Beyoncé, James Cameron, Lady Gaga, Tiger Woods, Britney Spears, U2, Sandra Bullock, Johnny Depp and Madonna.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 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.

  • Time Person of the Year 2010.

    Time Person of the Year 2010.

    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was named as the Time Person of the Year for 2010.

  • Who were the best football players in 2010?

    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.

  • 2010 in movies.

    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.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster were beginning to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

  • The King's Speech.

    The King's Speech.

    "The King's Speech" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2010.

  • World Economic Crisis.

    World Economic Crisis.

    During this period, most countries were still reeling from the world economic crisis that hit in 2008. Unemployment increased, property prices fell, the stock market struggled and bailouts became a popular tool to keep struggling countries afloat.

  • Cheryl Cole.

    Cheryl Cole.

    English singer Cheryl Cole was named as FHM's sexiest woman in both 2009 and 2010.

  • Smartphones are becoming more and more popular.

    Smartphones are becoming more and more popular.

    During this period, smartphones with touchscreens and 3G Internet capabilities started to replace the "dumber" cell phones of the past. Up until this point, the focus had been on making phones that were smaller and more compact. However, rising mobile Internet usage and the introduction of higher quality phone cameras started to reverse this trend. As a result, phones started to get larger.

  • Dubstep.

    Dubstep.

    Throughout 2009 and 2010, a dance music genre called Dubstep began to soar in popularity.

  • HD TV becomes the norm.

    HD TV becomes the norm.

    In the late naughties, HD TV became the norm and flat screen television sets started to became more affordable.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 10 years, 11 months and 19 days have passed since June 30th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 26 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on June 30th, 2010, will be 10 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2010 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1277852400.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around June 30th, 2010.

  • 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.
  • June 9th, 2010: Comedian James Corden and actor Sir Patrick Stewart have an on stage "spat" during the 2010 Glamour awards.
  • 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 11th, 2010: Irish politics: Opinion polls show that Labour are the most popular party in Ireland.
  • June 14th, 2010: Irish politics: Fine Gael leader Enda Kenny sacks Richard Bruton due to a leadership challenge.
  • 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 18th, 2010: Rapper Eminem releases his album "Recovery".
  • June 21st, 2010: Eminem releases the album "Recovery".
  • June 24th, 2010: Labor leader Julia Gillard becomes the first female Prime Minister of Australia following the resignation of Kevin Rudd.
  • June 25th, 2010: The comedy movie Grown Ups (2010) is released.
  • June 26th, 2010: The "Talking Tom Cat" app is released on the Apple App Store.
  • This date: June 30th, 2010
  • July 1st, 2010: Soccer: Roy Hodgson becomes the new manager of Liverpool.
  • July 8th, 2010: The Decision: LeBron James announces that he will be leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for Miami Heat.
  • July 9th, 2010: The animated comedy movie Despicable Me (2010) is released.
  • July 9th, 2010: Former soccer player Paul Gascoigne appears at a stand-off between British police and a fugitive called Raoul Moat.
  • July 9th, 2010: The film "Predators" is released in movie theaters.
  • July 11th, 2010: Spain win the World Cup after defeating The Netherlands 1-0.
  • July 13th, 2010: The final episode of reality TV show "The Hills" is aired.
  • July 16th, 2010: The film Inception (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • July 16th, 2010: Former U.S. State Department employee Kendall Myers is sentenced to life in prison for spying for Cuba.
  • July 19th, 2010: NBA player Lorenzen Wright is shot dead in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • July 20th, 2010: Actress Lindsay Lohan is sentenced to 90 days in jail for a parole violation.
  • July 20th, 2010: The Youtube channel for CaptainSparklez is founded.
  • July 20th, 2010: Bruno Mars releases his single "Just the Way You Are".

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 30th, 2010, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually .
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 30th, 2010 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • 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.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on June 30th, 2010.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired 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

Popular toys and games in 2010.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2010.

  • The iPad
  • ZhuZhu Pets
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Red Dead Redemption - Open-world adventure game that was set in the wild west.
  • Alan Wake - Action-adventure game developed by Remedy Entertainment.
  • God of War III - Action-adventure game developed by Santa Monica Studio.
  • 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.
  • Mafia Wars - Social media game developed by Zynga.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2010.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out June 30th, 2016 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 30th of June.

Weather on June 30th, 2010.

Historical weather information for June 30th, 2010.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 21.7 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 59.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 15.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 20.5 degrees Celsius.

US President.

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

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 30th, 2010.

Irish Taoiseach.

Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 4,007 days have passed since this date.
  • 572 weeks have passed.
  • 346,204,800 seconds have passed since the June 30th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 403,905,600 times.
  • Since June 30th, 2010, the earth has travelled approximately 178,641,676,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 57,700,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 29,773,613 steps. That's about 13,233 miles!
  • Since this date, 4,154,458 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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