July 6th, 2010

July 6th, 2010, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 187 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 2 months and 17 days have passed since July 6th, 2010.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 6th, 2010:

  • United States: California Gurls - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: California Gurls - Katy Perry

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is July 6th, 2010 and it's a Tuesday. The 4th of July celebrations in America have come and passed. 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 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 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.

In South Africa, the 2010 FIFA World Cup is currently taking place and stadiums are being filled with the sound of vuvuzelas. Socialite Paris Hilton is in the news after being escorted out of a World Cup game in South Africa for smoking marijuana. A Youtube video of Paul "Bear" Vasquez' ecstatic reaction to a Double Rainbow has become an Internet sensation.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "CSI: Miami", "The Hills", "Breaking Bad" and "The Vampire Diaries". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2", "Assassin's Creed II", "Heavy Rain" and "Red Dead Redemption". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "The Fairly OddParents", "Hannah Montana" and "Sonny with a Chance".


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 July 6th, 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.

  • Vuvuzelas

    The world is talking about the constant buzzing of the vuvuzela instrument, which is heard during World Cup games in South Africa.

  • 2010 FIFA World Cup

    The 2010 FIFA World Cup is taking place in South Africa. The competition is won by Spain on the 11th of July, 2010.

  • Toy Story 3.

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

  • Mel Gibson's Rant

    A phone recording of actor Mel Gibson is released. During the phone call, Gibson tells Oksana Grigorieva that it would be her own fault if she got "raped by a pack of n*ggers."

  • Double Rainbow.

    A video called "Double Rainbow" by Paul "Bear" Vasquez is going viral around this time. The video was originally uploaded in January of 2010. However, the video quickly picked up millions of views after talk show host Jimmy Kimmel tweeted about it on the 3rd of July, 2010.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 2 months and 17 days have passed since July 6th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on July 6th, 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 1278370800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around July 6th, 2010:

  • 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 21st, 2010: Eminem releases the album "Recovery".
  • June 25th, 2010: The comedy movie Grown Ups (2010) is released.
  • June 30th, 2010: The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • July 8th, 2010: The Decision: LeBron James announces that he will be leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for Miami Heat.
  • July 9th, 2010: Animated comedy movie Despicable Me (2010) is released.
  • 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 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 24th, 2010: Bruno Mars releases his single "Just the Way You Are".
  • August 5th, 2010: 33 men trapped are trapped following a cave-in at a mine near Copiapó.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on July 6th, 2010, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: July 6th, 2010 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

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"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of July:


Weather

Weather information for July 6th, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.1 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 79.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 26.56 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 17.94 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on July 6th, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on July 6th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 26th of September, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 6th, 2010 is the 15th of April, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Video 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on July 6th, 2010.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to July 6th, 2010. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about July 6th, 2010.

  • 3,732 days have passed since this date.
  • 322,444,800 seconds have passed since the July 6th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 376,185,600 times.
  • Since July 6th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 166,381,516,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 53,740,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,730,253 steps. That's about 12,325 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,869,338 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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