August 9th, 2010, fell on a Monday. It was day 221 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.
10 years, 3 months and 23 days have passed since August 9th, 2010.
On This Date
Events that occurred on August 9th, 2010:
The song "Love the Way You Lie" is released by Eminem and Rihanna.
August 9th, 2010 relates to an event in a movie, book, game or television series:
District 9 - Eviction notices are served to the aliens living in District 9.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on August 9th, 2010:
United States: Love The Way You Lie - Eminem ft Rihanna
United Kingdom: Beautiful Monster - Ne-Yo
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Other Guys" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is August 9th, 2010 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Leo. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.
In America, the song Love The Way You Lie by Eminem ft Rihanna is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Beautiful Monster by Ne-Yo is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Other Guys 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.
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. Actor Charlie Sheen has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor assault against his wife Brooke Mueller. The incident took place eight months previously, on Christmas Day of 2009. Rescuers in Chile are currently working to release 33 men who have become trapped following a cave-in at a gold and copper mine near the city of Copiapó. The ongoing effort to rescue the miners is receiving widespread media attention.
In celebrity news, British pop star Robbie Williams has married actress Ayda Field in Beverly Hills. People are watching popular TV shows such as "One Tree Hill", "CSI: NY", "RuPaul's Drag Race" and "White Collar". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Mafia Wars", "Farmville", "Assassin's Creed II" and "Left 4 Dead 2".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Ben 10", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Big Time Rush". 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 August 9th, 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.
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.
2010 Copiapo mining accident.
A cave-in at mine in Copiapo, Chile, results in 33 men being trapped 700 meters underground. The men spend 69 days underground before freed on the 13th of October, 2010.
Basic facts and information about this date:
10 years, 3 months and 23 days have passed since August 9th, 2010.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 32 of 2010.
Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on August 9th, 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 1281308400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around August 9th, 2010:
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 9th, 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 9th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 30th of October, 2009. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 9th, 2010 is the 19th of May, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
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?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about August 9th, 2010.
3,767 days have passed since this date.
325,472,400 seconds have passed since the August 9th, 2010.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 379,717,800 times.
Since August 9th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 167,943,758,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 54,245,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,990,626 steps. That's about 12,440 miles!
Since this date, 3,905,669 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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