December 26th, 2010

December 26th, 2010, fell on a Sunday. It was day 360 of 2010. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years, 9 months and 0 days have passed since December 26th, 2010.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 26th, 2010:

  • United States: Firework - Katy Perry
  • United Kingdom: When We Collide - Matt Cardle

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

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

Take Me Back!

The date is December 26th, 2010 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. Christmas Day of 2010 has just passed and many people are relaxing at home and enjoying the holiday season.

In America, the song Firework by Katy Perry is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, When We Collide by Matt Cardle is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Tron Legacy 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. Pre-made comics called "Rage Comics" are extremely popular on the Internet at the moment, as people use them to share relatable experiences. People on the Internet are using the phrase "That Really Rustled My Jimmies" to express their annoyance at things.

Anti-government street demonstrations are taking place in Tunisia following the the self-immolation of a man called Mohamed Bouazizi. The protests have been caused by high unemployment and the cost of food. The US Military has officially repealed its controversial "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Futurama", "Dora the Explorer", "CSI: NY" and "The Vampire Diaries".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Battlefield: Bad Company 2", "Red Dead Redemption", "Call of Duty: Black Ops" and "Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Dora the Explorer", "One Tree Hill", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Curious George".


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 December 26th, 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.

  • Arab Spring

    The "Arab Spring" began during this period. Throughout the Arab world, a wave of demonstrations and protests were taking place. Governments in the Middle East were falling, concessions were being made and civil wars were breaking out.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 9 years, 9 months and 0 days have passed since December 26th, 2010.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 51 of 2010.
  • Leap Year: 2010 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on December 26th, 2010, will be 9 years of age.
  • People born in 2010 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1293321600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 26th, 2010:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 26th, 2010, will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Sagittarius.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2010 was the year of the Tiger (Yang Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 26th, 2010 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • 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.

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 26th of December:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 26th of December:

  • Boxing Day
  • St. Stephen's Day
  • Day of Goodwill (South Africa)
  • Second Christmas Day

Weather

Weather information for December 26th, 2010:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 4.9 degrees Celsius. 20cm of snow fell. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 21.6 degrees Fahrenheit. -5.78 degrees Celsius. Snow was reported. Precipitation: 0.76cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: -2.17 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on December 26th, 2010.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 26th, 2010 was probably conceived around the 18th of March, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 26th, 2010 is the 5th of October, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

Soccer Results

Premier League results from December 26th, 2010.

  • Aston Villa lose 2-1 at home to Tottenham.
  • Blackburn lose 2-0 at home to Stoke.
  • Bolton defeat West Brom 2-0.
  • Fulham lose 3-1 at home to West Ham.
  • Man United defeat Sunderland 2-0.
  • Newcastle lose 3-1 at home to Man City.
  • Wolves lose 2-1 at home to Wigan.

Video Games

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

  • Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood - Developed by Ubisoft.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops - FPS game developed by Treyarch.
  • 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.

How old was I?

Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on December 26th, 2010.

Videos

Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to December 26th, 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 December 26th, 2010.

  • 3,563 days have passed since this date.
  • 307,839,600 seconds have passed since the December 26th, 2010.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 359,146,200 times.
  • Since December 26th, 2010, earth has travelled approximately 158,845,233,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 51,306,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 26,474,206 steps. That's about 11,766 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,694,075 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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