Tuesday 2 February 2010
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 2, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of February people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha.
Shutter Island, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while I, Alex Cross by James Patterson was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Past Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Army of Two: The 40th Day or DJMAX Portable Hot Tunes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 2 February 2010
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Which were the important events of 2 February 2010 ?
- Ancient Latvia - Veja Diena observed.
- St. Adelbald
- Catholicism - Candlemas, The Presentation of the Lord, The Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary, World Day for Consecrated Life (also February 3 in the United States).
- United States and Canada - Groundhog Day.
- Scotland - A quarter day in the Christian calendar (due to Candlemas).
- Paganism - Imbolc (in northern hemisphere), Lughnasadh (in southern hemisphere).
- Czech Republic - Hromnice.
- St. Cornelius
- France - CrOpe Day.
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- Russia and Ukraine accuse each other of espionage, while the latter detains one Russian and expels four others. (''Kyiv Post'')
- A hearing whether to repeal the Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy is held in the United States allowing the possibility of openly gay people to become active-duty members of the United States armed forces. ( BBC)
- The World Food Programme announces the number of hungry people in Sudan has quadrupled since August 2009 to 4.3 million. (''Taiwan News'')
- China says that relations will be undermined if U.S. President Barack Obama meets the Dalai Lama. (CBC)
- ''The Lancet'' medical journal issues a full retraction of a paper that caused a 12-year international controversy over alleged links between the MMR vaccine and autism. (Reuters)
- Finance Minister of Germany Wolfgang Schaeuble says that the German government will buy stolen information on Swiss bank accounts, offered in a CD that contained 1,500 names in exchange for 2.5nbspmillion euros, to pursue tax evasion. (Bloomberg)
- Nominations for the 82nd Academy Awards are announced. ''Avatar'' and ''The Hurt Locker'' lead the way with nine nominations each, and are both among ten nominees for Best Picture, the first time more than five films have been up for consideration since 1943. (CNN)
- Paul Volcker testifies before the Banking Committee of the United States Senate about the so-called ampquotVolcker rule,ampquot an administration proposal to separate banks from hedge funds and have them close down their risk-taking prop desks. (L.A. Times)
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Sport Games on 2 February 2010
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Mechelen - Germinal : 1 - 0
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Preston - Barnsley : 1 - 4
- Watford - Sheffield United : 3 - 0
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Histon - York : 1 - 1
- Wrexham - Mansfield : 2 - 1
Division 3Football (United Kingdom)
- Livingston - Queens Park : 2 - 0
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Which were the top hits in that special week of February 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Ludacris - How Low
- Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Sade - Soldier Of Love
- Mary J. Blige - I Am
- Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy
- Say Something - Timbaland Featuring Drake
Top #10 Latin songs
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Banda Los Recoditos - Ando Bien Pedo
- Did It Again (Lo Hecho Esta Hecho) - Shakira
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
- El Doctorado - Tony Dize
- Estuve - Alejandro Fernandez
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- Muse - Uprising
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Your Decision - Alice In Chains
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - 1901
- Pearl Jam - Just Breathe
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
More elite fliers are competing for fewer seats in the front of the plane. [..]
The carriers British Air, American and Iberia offered regulators a proposal to ensure competition on some overseas flights in an effort to have their joint marketing plan approved. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $47.65
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $62.49
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $67.89
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $48.30
- 1 CHF = 6.47 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4537 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9978 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.05 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?