Sunday 10 January 2010
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of January people in US were listening to TiK ToK by Ke$ha.
The Spy Next Door, directed by Brian Levant, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Tiere bis unters Dach.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dive: The Medes Islands Secret or Active Life: Explorer.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 10 January 2010 ?
- Margaret Thatcher day in the Falkland Islands
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- Three Palestinian Islamic Jihad operatives are killed while firing mortars into Israel from Gaza. (''The Jerusalem Post'')
- Winter of 2009–2010 in Europe: More than 160 people are trapped in vehicles overnight in Germany, dozens of flights are cancelled, Berlin and Leipzig are buried under 30cm of snow, parts of Schleswig-Holstein remain unreachable. The electricity of 80,000 people is cut off by snow in Poland. Eurostar services are affected in Belgium, Britain and France. (BBC)
- Ivo Josipović wins in the second round of the presidential election, and is elected third President of Croatia. (BBC)
- Sheikh Issa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, brother of the leader of the United Arab Emirates, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, is acquitted of beating a former business partner in a videotaped attack. (Al-Bawaba)
- China overtakes Germany to become the world's largest exporter. (Al Jazeera)
- Ahead of the Iraqi parliamentary election, 2010, the De-Ba'athification Commission recommends banning the leaders of the Iraqi National Dialogue Front, the Coalition for Iraqi National Unity and 13 other parties for links to Saddam Hussein's banned Ba'ath Party. (''The Washington Post'')
- With the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations due to get underway in Angola, confusion surrounds the participation of Togo following the fatal attack on their team bus. Their Prime Minister Gilbert Houngbo sends a plane to bring them home. (BBC)
- The ''Sunday Mirror''s defence correspondent Rupert Hamer is killed in an explosion in Afghanistan, becoming the first British journalist to be killed there and the first to be killed in a war zone since 2003. (''The Daily Telegraph'')
- Britain is set to ban a Muslim group, Al-Muhajiroun, also known as Islam4UK, that recently caused outrage by proposing a demonstration in the town that receives the bodies of British war dead killed abroad, the Home Office says. (CNN)
- President of Sinn Féin Gerry Adams receives a death threat. (''The Irish Times'')
- It is revealed that ''AHS Centaur'', an Australian hospital ship dating from World War II, has been viewed for the first time since it was torpedoed by the Japanese in May 1943 killing 268 people. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- Some more churches are attacked in Malaysia. (News24)
- 15 people are killed and 15 are injured, five seriously, when a bus and truck collide on a major highway in the Sahara Desert in Ghardaïa Province, Algeria. (Reuters)
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Sport Games on 10 January 2010
Serie AItalian Football
- Bologna - Cagliari : 0 - 1
- Fiorentina - Bari : 2 - 1
- Genoa - Catania : 2 - 0
- Juventus - Milan : 0 - 3
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Espanol - Zaragoza : 2 - 1
- La Coruna - Osasuna : 1 - 0
- Malaga - Ath Bilbao : 1 - 1
- Real Madrid - Mallorca : 2 - 0
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Girona - Las Palmas : 0 - 2
- Hercules - Cartagena : 2 - 0
- Huesca - Villarreal B : 0 - 1
- Levante - Real Union : 1 - 0
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Leicester - Ipswich : 1 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 2010 ?
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Top #10 R&B songs
- It Kills Me - Melanie Fiona
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- Money To Blow - Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne & Drake
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
- Papers - Usher
- Bad Habits - Maxwell
- Ludacris - How Low
- Jay-Z + Alicia Keys - Empire State Of Mind
- Baby By Me - 50 Cent Featuring Ne-Yo
Top #10 Latin songs
- Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga - Me Gusta Todo De Ti
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- Looking For Paradise - Alejandro Sanz Featuring Alicia Keys
- Te Ira Mejor Sin Mi - Joan Sebastian
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Te Ves Fatal - El Trono de Mexico
- Equivocada - Thalia
- Estuve - Alejandro Fernandez
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Muse - Uprising
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Thirty Seconds To Mars - Kings And Queens
- Foo Fighters - Wheels
- Alice In Chains - Check My Brain
- Savior - Rise Against
- Phoenix - 1901
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