October 23rd, 2010

October 23rd, 2010, fell on a Saturday. It was day 296 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 2 months and 26 days have passed since October 23rd, 2010.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 23rd, 2010:

  • Katy Perry and Russell Brand are married in India.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 2010:

  • United States: Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars
  • United Kingdom: Forget You - Cee Lo Green

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Paranormal Activity 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is October 23rd, 2010 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker. Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. Halloween of 2010 is quickly approaching and stores are selling costumes and decorations.

In America, the song Just The Way You Are by Bruno Mars is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Forget You by Cee Lo Green is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Paranormal Activity 2 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.

Pre-made comics called "Rage Comics" are extremely popular on the Internet at the moment, as people use them to share relatable experiences. A new photo-sharing app called Instagram has just been released. Jimmy McMillan, who is running in New York's state gubernatorial election, has risen to fame because of his campaign slogan "The Rent is Too Damn High".

In celebrity news, pop star Katy Perry and Russell Brand have just been married in India. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Desperate Housewives", "Sons of Anarchy", "White Collar" and "Jersey Shore". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Mafia Wars", "Assassin's Creed II", "Battlefield: Bad Company 2" and "Red Dead Redemption".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Ben 10", "Sonny with a Chance" and "Victorious". 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 October 23rd, 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.

  • 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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 10 years, 2 months and 26 days have passed since October 23rd, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on October 23rd, 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 1287788400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 23rd, 2010:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 23rd, 2010, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 23rd, 2010 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

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

2010 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2010:

  • iPad
  • ZhuZhu Pets
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Video Games

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

  • Fallout: New Vegas - Open-world RPG game.
  • 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.
  • Farmville - Agriculture-simulation social network game.
  • Mafia Wars - Social media game developed by Zynga.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of October:


Weather

Weather information for October 23rd, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.9 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 50.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 10.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 6.1cm.

US President

Who was the US President on October 23rd, 2010?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 2010?

  • David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 23rd, 2010 was probably conceived around the 13th of January, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 23rd, 2010 is the 2nd of August, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from October 23rd, 2010.

  • Birmingham defeat Blackpool 2-0.
  • Chelsea defeat Wolves 2-0.
  • Sunderland defeat Aston Villa 1-0.
  • Tottenham and Everton draw 1-1.
  • West Brom defeat Fulham 2-1.
  • West Ham lose 2-1 at home to Newcastle.
  • Wigan and Bolton draw 1-1.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 23rd, 2010.

  • 3,740 days have passed since this date.
  • 323,139,600 seconds have passed since the October 23rd, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 376,996,200 times.
  • Since October 23rd, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 166,740,033,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 53,856,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,790,006 steps. That's about 12,351 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,877,675 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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