Monday 8 February 2010
It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on February 8, 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.
Greenberg, directed by Noah Baumbach, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while I, Sniper by Stephen Hunter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Past Life.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Disney Channel All Star Party or Avalon Heroes.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 February 2010
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Which were the important events of 8 February 2010 ?
- Nirvana Day - an annual Buddhist festival.
- Saint Jerome Emiliani.
- Saint Juventius
- Saint Mengold of Huy
- Saint Jacoba (d.1239)
- Slovenia - Pre?eren Day, the Slovenian cultural holiday.
- Boy Scouts of America - Scout Sunday; The Sunday preceding February 8 is designated as Scout Sunday and the following Saturday is designated as Scout Sabbath.
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- John Murtha: American colonel and politician (d. 2010).
- US Democratic Representative John Murtha, chairman of the House of Representatives defense appropriations subcommittee, dies at age 77, from complications related to gallbladder surgery.
- The NASA space shuttle Endeavour blasts off from Florida, carrying six astronauts on a voyage to install the last two main pieces of the International Space Station.
- A freak storm in the Hindukush mountains of Afghanistan triggers a series of at least 36 avalanches, burying over two miles of road, killing at least 172 people and trapping over 2,000 travellers.
- Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir could still face charges of genocide in Darfur. (BBC)
- Dr. Conrad Murray is charged with involuntary manslaughter in pop singer Michael Jackson's death. (BBC)
- The sodomy trial of Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim is halted after his lawyers attempt to have the judge removed. (UPI)
- Ukrainian opposition leader Viktor Yanukovych appears to win the 2010 presidential election, with 98% of the ballots counted. (''The Hindu'')
- At least 17 Indian soldiers are killed in an avalanche in Kashmir. (BBC)
- The World Health Organisation confirms that a cholera outbreak which has spread along the north coast of Papua New Guinea has hit more than 2,000 people, killing around 50 of them. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- A colony of Galapagos Islands sea lions relocate 1,500 kilometres, the first time they have set up a colony outside the islands. (BBC)
- The Boeing 747-8 takes its maiden flight, lasting just under four hours.
- A series of avalanches at the Salang tunnel in Afghanistan is presumed to kill 64 people, with at least 400 injuries reported. (''Toronto Sun'')
- Reform of the banking system was one of the key themes at this year’s World Economic Forum in Davos. European Parliament Vice-President Silvana Koch-Mehrin said ampquotThere was general disapproval of the disproportionate self-rewarding in the banking sectorampquot. (Gov Monitor)
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Sport Games on 8 February 2010
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Munich 1860 - Ahlen : 0 - 1
Division 2Football (France)
- Arles - Caen : 0 - 0
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Colchester - Southend : 2 - 0
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Gallipoli - Grosseto : 2 - 2
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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
- Mary J. Blige - I Am
- Say Something - Timbaland Featuring Drake
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy
- Sade - Soldier Of Love
Top #10 Latin songs
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Banda Los Recoditos - Ando Bien Pedo
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Colgando En Tus Manos - Carlos Baute Con Marta Sanchez
- Did It Again (Lo Hecho Esta Hecho) - Shakira
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
- El Doctorado - Tony Dize
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- Muse - Uprising
- Your Decision - Alice In Chains
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - 1901
- Pearl Jam - Just Breathe
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
After a 17-year slump, consumers’ use of coupons is rising. [..]
The editor of Health said cost concerns did not drive the decision to recycle recipes from Real Simple. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $46.30
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $62.18
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $66.28
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $47.15
- 1 CHF = 6.361 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.3488 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9977 CHF
- 1 AUD = 5.902 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?