August 1st, 2010, fell on a Sunday. It was day 213 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.
10 years, 5 months and 22 days have passed since August 1st, 2010.
August 1st, 2010 relates to an event in a movie, book, game 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.
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. 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. 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 "Futurama", "Dora the Explorer", "The Office" and "Sons of Anarchy".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Batman: Arkham Asylum", "Borderlands", "Left 4 Dead 2" and "Heavy Rain". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "Ben 10", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Curious George". Popular toys include the likes of "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 August 1st, 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.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
10 years, 5 months and 22 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:
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 9th, 2010: Former soccer player Paul Gascoigne appears at a stand-off between British police and a fugitive called Raoul Moat.
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.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 1st, 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 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).
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on August 1st, 2010.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about August 1st, 2010.
3,828 days have passed since this date.
330,742,800 seconds have passed since the August 1st, 2010.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 385,866,600 times.
Since August 1st, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 170,663,284,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 55,123,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 28,443,881 steps. That's about 12,642 miles!
Since this date, 3,968,914 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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