Tuesday 4 May 2010
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 4, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Nothin' On You by B.o.B..
Robin Hood, directed by Ridley Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while The Shadow of Your Smile by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Universal Dead.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Clash of the Titans or Doctor Who: The Adventure Games.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 4 May 2010
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Which were the important events of 4 May 2010 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
Famous Birthdays:See famous people born on 04 May
- 13 inches of rain falls on Nashville, Tennessee, over two days, close to doubling the previous rainfall record. A levee protecting the southern park of the city is breached, causing parts of Nashville to be evacuated. 17 deaths are killed in Tennessee, mostly from drowning in flash floods.
- ''Nude, Green Leaves and Bust'' by Pablo Picasso sells in New York for US$106.5 million, setting another new world record for a work of art sold at auction.
- Thailand's Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and anti-government ampquotRed Shirtampquot protesters reach a qualified agreement to hold general elections in November, but questions over the dissolution of parliament prevent an end to the two-month standoff in central Bangkok. (AP)
- Former Argentine President Néstor Kirchner is unanimously elected the first Secretary General of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) at a heads of state summit held in Campana, Argentina. Semana (Colombia)
- U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents arrest Faisal Shahzad, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Pakistan, in connection with the attempted car bombing in Times Square as he tried to flee the country. (''USA Today'')
- Air travel disruption after the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption:
- Flights in and out of Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland are grounded for several hours. (BBC News)
- The Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico causes slowing shipping and increased prices for gasoline, food and other items in the United States. (MSNBC)
- A new European Jewish group, JCall, supported by thousands of European Jews is founded to lobby for a resolution to the Middle East conflict. (Al Jazeera)
- At least 10 people die and 14 are injured in a fire at a dormitory for railway workers in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- Dozens of people are injured when panic breaks out at the Remembrance of the Dead in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. (NOS)
- Experts announce a rescue plan intended to preserve the existence of the endangered snubfin dolphin, the only dolphin unique to Australia. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
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Sport Games on 4 May 2010
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Almeria - Villarreal : 4 - 2
- Barcelona - Tenerife : 4 - 1
- Getafe - Sp Gijon : 1 - 1
- Valencia - Xerez : 3 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Bastia - Vannes : 1 - 2
- Chateauroux - Arles : 3 - 0
- Dijon - Sedan : 3 - 1
- Guingamp - Strasbourg : 2 - 0
Premier LeagueUK Soccer
- Celtic - Rangers : 2 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Everything To Me - Monica
- Rihanna - Rude Boy
- My Chick Bad - Ludacris Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Neighbors Know My Name - Trey Songz
- Over - Drake
- Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home) - Usher Featuring Plies
- Nothin' On You - B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
- Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
- Lil Freak - Usher Featuring Nicki Minaj
- There Goes My Baby - Usher
Top #10 Latin songs
- Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
- Banda Los Recoditos - Ando Bien Pedo
- Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Te Pido Perdon - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- El Enamorado - Los Titanes de Durango
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Stand By Me - Prince Royce
- Sin Evidencias - Banda MS
- Colgando En Tus Manos - Carlos Baute Con Marta Sanchez
Top #10 Rock songs
- Stone Temple Pilots - Between The Lines
- Your Decision - Alice In Chains
- The Good Life - Three Days Grace
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - 1901
- Muse - Uprising
- Muse - Resistance
- Cryin' Like A Bitch! - Godsmack
- Give Me A Sign (Forever And Ever) - Breaking Benjamin
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Clive Cowdery’s Resolution has secured bank backing to the tune of billions of dollars in order to finance a potential bid for the U.K. assets of Prudential, The Telegraph reported. [..]
Fed chairman Ben Bernanke has argued that lax regulation, not short-term rates, was behind the bubble. The transcripts show the Fed’s thinking as housing prices rose. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $39.36
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $76.44
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $75.61
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.20
- 1 CHF = 6.1774 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.6592 CNY
- 1 CAD = 1.0771 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.2 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?