Saturday 14 August 2010US date format: 8/14/2010, UK date format: 14/8/2010
It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 14, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat).
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem.
Burning Bright, directed by Carlos Brooks, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while Super Sad True Love Story by Gary Shteyngart was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Offspring.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle of the Immortals or Azkend.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Paraguay - Flag Day
- St. Maximilian Kolbe
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of several saints: St. Eusebius of Rome
- United States - National Code talkers Day
- Pakistan - Independence Day
- RC saints - Maximilian Kolbe (Polish Franciscan priest martyred by Nazis in 1941)
- Morocco - Allegiance of Oued Eddahab or Rfo de Oro
- United States - National Creamsicles Day
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- 2010 Summer Youth Olympic Games, first ever Youth Olympics, officially starts in Singapore.
- 6 Eritrean migrants attempting to enter Israel are shot dead by smugglers and Egyptian border guards, while several others are injured. (''Al-Masry Al-Youm'')
- 2 more people are killed during protests in Kashmir. (Press TV)
- 16 people are killed by gunmen in the Balochistan province of Pakistan in the towns of Aab-e-Ghum and Quetta. (Voice of America)
- Lebanon fatally shoots and kills Abd-al-Rahman Awad, the suspected leader of Fatah al-Islam. (AFP via ''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- 6 policemen are killed during 2 attacks in Baghdad, with 2 of the corpses burning in public. (AFP via Google News)
- 3 children are wounded after a wheelie bin explodes in Lurgan, County Armagh. (''The Guardian'')
- Two UNAMID peacekeepers are abducted by armed men in Nyala in the Darfur region of Sudan. (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
- Hungarian actress Zsa Zsa Gabor is rehospitalised for an operation days after her release. (BBC)
- A rally takes place outside Google's offices in the U.S. state of California against a proposal to change online data treatment. (BBC)
- The United Nations states Niger faces its worst hunger crisis in history, worse than 2005 when thousands of people were left to starve to death. (AP via ''San Jose Mercury News'')
- China announces a national day of mourning for the victims of mudslides in the northwest of the country, as the death toll rises to 1,239 people. (Aljazeera)
- 2010 Pakistan floods
- Robert Zoellick, the President of the World Bank estimates that the 2010 Pakistan floods have caused $1 billion in damages to crops. (''Los Angeles Times'')
- The Prime Minister of Pakistan Yusuf Raza Gilani estimates that 20 million people have been affected by the floods. (Aljazeera)
- The United Nations estimates that the relief efforts are yet to reach six million people. (Reuters)
- Russia announces that it is slowly bringing the 2010 Russian wildfires under control. (RIA Novosti)
- 9 people are wounded after a bridge collapses from the Gungahlin Drive Extension onto the Barton Highway in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
- Eight people are killed and 12 injured as a vehicle runs into a crowd during the California 200 Off-road racing event near Lucerne Valley, California. (AP via ''Seattle PI'')
- Release of Uri Brodsky:
Sport Games on 14 August 2010
Jupiler LeagueFootball (Belgium)
- Anderlecht - Germinal : 4 - 0
- Gent - Eupen : 2 - 1
- Kortrijk - St Truiden : 2 - 0
- Mechelen - Lierse : 1 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Arles - Lens : 0 - 1
- Brest - Auxerre : 1 - 1
- Lorient - Nice : 1 - 2
- Nancy - Rennes : 0 - 3
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Barnsley - Crystal Palace : 1 - 0
- Derby - Cardiff : 1 - 2
- Doncaster - Bristol City : 1 - 1
- Ipswich - Burnley : 1 - 1
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Crawley Town - Grimsby : 0 - 1
- Darlington - Newport County : 1 - 0
- Gateshead - Kettering Town : 0 - 0
- Hayes & Yeading - Bath City : 2 - 1
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Top #10 R&B songs
- There Goes My Baby - Usher
- Alicia Keys - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
- Find Your Love - Drake
- Ride - Ciara Featuring Ludacris
- Your Love - Nicki Minaj
- Miss Me - Drake Featuring Lil Wayne
- Pretty Boy Swag - Soulja Boy Tell'em
- Love All Over Me - Monica
- OMG - Usher Featuring will.i.am
- B.M.F. (Blowin' Money Fast) - Rick Ross Featuring Styles P
Top #10 Latin songs
- Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
- Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Yerbatero - Juanes
- Alejate De Mi - Camila
- Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- No Puedo Volver - Intocable
- Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
- Stand By Me - Prince Royce
- Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) - Shakira Featuring Freshlyground
- Te Recordare - El Trono de Mexico
Top #10 Rock songs
- The Crow & The Butterfly - Shinedown
- Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
- Another Way To Die - Disturbed
- Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
- Phoenix - Lisztomania
- Cage The Elephant - In One Ear
- The Good Life - Three Days Grace
- Thirty Seconds To Mars - This Is War
- Muse - Uprising
- Savior - Rise Against
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