Tuesday 23 February 2010
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on February 23, 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.
Remember Me, directed by Allen Coulter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while The Postmistress by Sarah Blake was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Parenthood.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing DJMAX Technika 2 or Castlevania Puzzle: Encore of the Night.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 23 February 2010
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Which were the important events of 23 February 2010 ?
- Saint Milburga
- Roman Empire - Terminalia held in honor of Terminus.
- Russia - Defender of the Fatherland Day (formerly Red Army Day or Day of Soviet Army and Navy).
- Blessed odilia of Mombeek
- Guyana - Mashramani-Republic Day.
- Brunei - National Day.
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Polycarp of Smyrna (died 155)
- Saint Lazarus (d.867)
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- Unknown criminals pour more than 2.5 million liters of diesel oil and other hydrocarbons into the river Lambro, in Northern Italy, causing an environmental disaster.
- Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and the main Darfur rebel group, the Justice and Equality Movement, sign a ceasefire deal. (BBC)
- Former Irish Green Party leader Trevor Sargent resigns as Minister of State for Food and Horticulture after admitting ampquotan error of judgmentampquot involving his contacts with the Garda Síochána. (''The Irish Times'')
- Assassination of Hamas official in Dubai:
- One of the first five passport holders used a vacant Dublin home address belonging to the brother of former Taoiseach Albert Reynolds. (''The Irish Times'')
- A United Nations report says mobile phones are used by around 4.6 billion in total or two-thirds of the world population, including more than half of people in the developing world. (''Globe and Mail'')
- China increases controls on the internet, requiring anyone who wishes to set up a website to produce identification and meet regulators. (''China Daily'')
- Mauritania recalls its ambassador from Mali after the latter released four members of Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb. (Reuters South Africa)
- Iranian authorities arrest the leader of the Jundullah, Abdolmalek Rigi, a Sunni militant organisation based in southeastern Iran. (CNN)
- At least five people are killed and dozens buried in a landslide near Bandung in West Java, Indonesia. (''New Straits Times'')
- A 250lb car bomb explodes outside a courthouse in Newry, Northern Ireland, the first such bomb to explode in the area since 2000. (BBC)
- Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen carries out a major cabinet reshuffling, bringing in female ministers in charge of Defence and Foreign Affairs, the first in Denmark's history. (''Copenhagen Post'')
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Sport Games on 23 February 2010
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Doncaster - Leicester : 0 - 1
- Scunthorpe - Ipswich : 1 - 1
ConferenceFootball (United Kingdom)
- Gateshead - Altrincham : 1 - 0
- Oxford - AFC Wimbledon : 2 - 0
- Tamworth - Kettering Town : 1 - 3
League 1Football (United Kingdom)
- Charlton - Brighton : 1 - 2
- Gillingham - Leyton Orient : 1 - 1
- Hartlepool - Carlisle : 4 - 1
- Leeds - Oldham : 2 - 0
League 2Football (United Kingdom)
- Aldershot - Dag and Red : 2 - 3
- Bournemouth - Barnet : 3 - 0
- Bury - Morecambe : 0 - 0
- Cheltenham - Torquay : 1 - 1
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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
- Alicia Keys - Try Sleeping With A Broken Heart
- Say Something - Timbaland Featuring Drake
- Ludacris - How Low
- Say Aah - Trey Songz Featuring Fabolous
- Mary J. Blige - I Am
- Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy
- BedRock - Young Money Featuring Lloyd
- I Invented Sex - Trey Songz Featuring Drake
- 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
- Mientes - Camila
- Colgando En Tus Manos - Carlos Baute Con Marta Sanchez
- La Calabaza - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- Did It Again (Lo Hecho Esta Hecho) - Shakira
- Se Me Va La Voz - Alejandro Fernandez
- El Doctorado - Tony Dize
- Hay Ojitos - Intocable
Top #10 Rock songs
- Break - Three Days Grace
- Your Decision - Alice In Chains
- Muse - Uprising
- If You Only Knew - Shinedown
- Pearl Jam - Just Breathe
- I Will Not Bow - Breaking Benjamin
- Savior - Rise Against
- Kings And Queens - Thirty Seconds To Mars
- Phoenix - 1901
- Weezer - (If You're Wondering If I Want You To) I Want You To
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
More than half the nation’s residency programs to train doctors in internal medicine accepted drug industry money, a survey found. [..]
Iceland wants the U.S. to help ensure that Britain and the Netherlands do not use a dispute over its collapsed banks to hold up international loans. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $48.00
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $66.85
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $68.38
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $50.37
- 1 CHF = 6.3004 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4656 CNY
- 1 CAD = 1.0255 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.086 CNY
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