Monday June 21, 2010

US date format: 6/21/2010, UK date format: 21/6/2010

It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see zodiac on June 21, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. In that special week of June people in US were listening to California Gurls by Katy Perry. Third Star, directed by Hattie Dalton, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2010 while Storm Prey by John Sandford was one of the best selling book. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Achtung Panzer: Kharkov 1943 or Lego Universe.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Historical Events

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Events

  • Mara gang members in El Salvador attack a bus on the outskirts of San Salvador, shooting at it before dousing it with gasoline and lighting it on fire, killing 14 and injuring 16. Gang members open fire on another bus shortly afterward, killing another 2 people. (Yahoo! News) (Aljazeera)
  • Iraq's electricity minister Karim Waheed offers his resignation on live television as ampquotIraqis are not capable of being patient in their sufferingampquot. Two people are shot dead by armed forces while protesting over lack of electricity generation blamed by Waheed on lack of funding. (BBC)
  • The death toll in Colombia's mine blast reaches 70, as 4 more charred corpses are retrieved. (''The Sydney Morning Herald'')
  • At least 46 people are killed and dozens more trapped after a mine blast in Henan, central China. (BBC) (Al Jazeera) (China Daily)
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Third Star

Third Star

Release year: 2010

Directed by: Hattie Dalton

Starring: Tom Burke, Benedict Cumberbatch, JJ Feild, Adam Robertson

Love Ranch

Love Ranch

Release year: 2010

Directed by: Taylor Hackford

Starring: Helen Mirren, Joe Pesci, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Gina Gershon

Die

Die

Release year: 2010

Directed by: Dominic James

Starring: John Pyper-Ferguson, Emily Hampshire, Caterina Murino, Elias Koteas

The Last Airbender

The Last Airbender

Release year: 2010

Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Noah Ringer, Nicola Peltz, Jackson Rathbone, Dev Patel

Country: United States of America

The Traveler

The Traveler

Release year: 2010

Directed by: Michael Oblowitz

Starring: Val Kilmer, Dylan Neal, Paul McGillion, Camille Sullivan

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 21, 2010?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Un-Thinkable (I'm Ready)
  2. - There Goes My Baby
  3. - OMG
  4. - Find Your Love
  5. - Lose My Mind

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - The Good Life
  2. - Lay Me Down
  3. - The Crow & The Butterfly
  4. - Between The Lines
  5. - 1901

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Cuando Me Enamoro
  2. - Dime Que Me Quieres
  3. - Bachata En Fukuoka
  4. - Nina Bonita
  5. - La Peinada

TV Series

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Storm Prey by John Sandford

Storm Prey

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When a simple robbery turns deadly, the thieves close in on the only witness: Lucas Davenport's wife...

Spoken From the Heart by Laura Bush

Spoken From the Heart

By:

In this brave, beautiful, and deeply personal memoir, Laura Bush, one of our most beloved and private first ladies, tells her own extraordinary story.Born in the boom-and-bust oil town of Midland, Texas, Laura Welch grew up as an only child …

The Spy by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

The Spy

By:

One man wants to destroy the world. One man can save it. Isaac Bell is on the case.

Death Echo by Elizabeth Lowell

Death Echo

By:

“Elizabeth Lowell has long set a standard of excellence for thrillers that never stint on either romance or suspense.”—BookPage New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Lowell cuts a razor-sharp new edge in

The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson

The Girl Who Played With Fire

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Part blistering espionage thriller, part riveting police procedural, and part piercing exposé on social injustice, this second book in the Millennium series is a masterful, endlessly satisfying novel.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Achtung Panzer: Kharkov 1943

Achtung Panzer: Kharkov 1943

Platform: Microsoft Windows

Genre: Real-time strategy, Wargame

Publisher: NA Paradox Interactive; EU Mamba Games

Lego Universe

Lego Universe

Platform: Microsoft Windows, OS X

Genre: Massively multiplayer online

Publisher: The Lego Group

Deadly Premonition

Deadly Premonition

Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Survival horror

Publisher: NA Ignition Entertainment; JP Marvelous Entertainment; EU Rising Star Games; JP Marvelous Entertainment; WW Rising Star Games; NA Rising Star Games; EU Mastertronic

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Mac OS

Genre: Graphic adventure

Publisher: BBC Wales Interactive

Army of Two: The 40th Day

Army of Two: The 40th Day

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: Electronic Arts

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


News articles

  • Allstate Adds Villain, With Car Insurance as the Hero The actor Dean Winters is portraying Mayhem, personifying the dangers drivers face every day. [..]
  • Another View: Don’t Gut Proxy Access Lucian A. Bebchuk, a Harvard law professor, argues that Congress should reject attempts to impose severe limits on the ability of shareholders to place director candidates on the corporate ballot. [..]
  • See all financial news of June 21st, 2010

Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $64.10
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $277.69
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $26.78
  • General Electric GE: opens at $16.21
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $131.42

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 91.03 JPY
  • 1 USD = 1.0234 CAD
  • 1 USD = 1.1119 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.7978 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 112.09 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 21, 2010?

On June 21, 2010 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is June 21, 2010?

On June 21, 2010 the zodiac sign was Cancer.

Who was the US President on June 21, 2010?

On June 21, 2010 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 21, 2010?

On June 21, 2010 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 21, 2010?

On June 21, 2010 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.