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August 1st, 2010

August 1st, 2010, fell on a Sunday. It was day 213 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since August 1st, 2010.



Fictional Date

August 1st, 2010 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • The Simpsons: Lisa's engagement to Hugh Parkfield is ended. This was during an episode (1995) in which a fortune teller told Lisa about her future.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on August 1st, 2010:

  • United States: California Gurls - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: We No Speak Americano - Yolanda Be Cool

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Inception" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is August 1st, 2010 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Leo. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song California Gurls by Katy Perry is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, We No Speak Americano by Yolanda Be Cool is the number one hit song.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Inception 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. Missing NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been found shot to death near a wooded area outside of Memphis, Tennessee.

A local news interview of Antoine Dodson telling people to "hide yo kids, hide yo wife, and hide yo husband" because "they rapin' err'body out here" has become an Internet sensation. The video has inspired several musical remixes, such as the "Bed Intruder Song" by The Gregory Brothers. Over 1,600 people have been killed by recent floods in Pakistan. Jersey Shore star "Snooki" has been arrested in New Jersey for disturbing the peace.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Breaking Bad", "Modern Family", "White Collar" and "Jersey Shore". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2", "Left 4 Dead 2", "Battlefield: Bad Company 2" and "StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "LazyTown", "Curious George", "iCarly" and "Victorious".


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 August 1st, 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 10 years, 2 months and 30 days have passed since August 1st, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 30 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on August 1st, 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 1280617200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around August 1st, 2010:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 1st, 2010, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 1st, 2010 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

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.
  • 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.

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" - "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 1st of August:


Weather

Weather information for August 1st, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 18.2 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 72.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 22.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 18.83 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on August 1st, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on August 1st, 2010 was probably conceived around the 22nd of October, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 1st, 2010 is the 11th of May, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty - Real-time strategy game.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on August 1st, 2010.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to August 1st, 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 August 1st, 2010.

  • 3,744 days have passed since this date.
  • 323,485,200 seconds have passed since the August 1st, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 377,399,400 times.
  • Since August 1st, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 166,918,363,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 53,914,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,819,727 steps. That's about 12,364 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,881,822 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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