Monday 26 April 2010
It was Monday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 26, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Nothin' On You by B.o.B..
Just Wright, directed by Sanaa Hamri, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while Deception by Jonathan Kellerman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching How the Universe Works.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood or Batman: The Brave and the Bold – The Videogame.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 26 April 2010
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Which were the important events of 26 April 2010 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
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- Urs Felber: Swiss industrialist (Born 1942).
- Belgium's King Albert accepts the resignation of Prime Minister Yves Leterme, ending his government's term and leading to early elections in June 2010. (BBC)
- 2010 Thai political protests:
- Several grenade attacks occur at the homes of former Thai Prime Minister Banharn Silpa-archa and in Chiang Mai. (''Bangkok Post'')
- Red shirt protesters set up roadblocks to prevent police reinforcements from reaching the capital Bangkok. (Thai News Agency)
- Yellow shirt protesters say they will take action against the red shirts if the authorities do not deal with the protests. (Al Jazeera)
- Robotic submarines attempt to stop leaking oil in the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion. (''The Globe and Mail'')
- The British ambassador to Yemen, Timothy Torlot, survives an attempted suicide bombing. (''Washington Post'')
- Former dictator of Panama, Manuel Noriega is extradited from the United States to France. (CNN)
- Noma, located in Copenhagen, Denmark, is named as the ampquotworld's best restaurantampquot in ''Restaurant'' magazine's annual survey. (''The Guardian'')
- A 6.5~6.9 earthquake strikes near Taitung, south east of Taiwan. (Xinhua)
- By a 6-5 margin, a United States federal appeals court rules that a sex-discrimination lawsuit, the largest employment discrimination case in history, against Wal-Mart can continue. (''NY Times'')
- The United States Supreme Court agrees to hear a case challenging laws that forbid the selling of violent video games to minors. (''LA Times'')
- A Hamas militant is killed in Hebron after a shootout with the Israeli Defense Forces. (BBC)
- South Koreans pay tribute to the victims of the sinking of the ROKS ''Cheonan'' in March. (Al Jazeera)
- The Government of South Korea announces the completion of the world’s longest seawall in a reclaimed tidal flat in Gunsan, North Jeolla Province. (Korea Herald)
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Sport Games on 26 April 2010
Bundesliga 2Football (Germany)
- Cottbus - Union Berlin : 4 - 2
La Liga Primera DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Osasuna - Ath Bilbao : 0 - 0
Division 2Football (France)
- Le Havre - Caen : 1 - 1
ChampionshipFootball (United Kingdom)
- Crystal Palace - West Brom : 1 - 1
Planetary positions on this day
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Everything To Me - Monica
- Rihanna - Rude Boy
- My Chick Bad - Ludacris Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home) - Usher Featuring Plies
- Neighbors Know My Name - Trey Songz
- Over - Drake
- Nothin' On You - B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
- Lil Freak - Usher Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Say Something - Timbaland Featuring Drake
- Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy
Top #10 Latin songs
- Banda Los Recoditos - Ando Bien Pedo
- Nina Bonita - Chino & Nacho
- Dile Al Amor - Aventura
- Al Menos - La Original Banda el Limon de Salvador Lizarraga
- Me Gusta Todo De Ti - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- El Enamorado - Los Titanes de Durango
- Te Pido Perdon - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
- Carita De Angel - Larry Hernandez
- Colgando En Tus Manos - Carlos Baute Con Marta Sanchez
- Sin Evidencias - Banda MS
Top #10 Rock songs
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
Putting aside from the challenges facing Citigroup, Vikram S. Pandit, the bank’s chief executive, said he believed the world should embrace the “U.S. model” of development in order to foster long-term and sustainable economic growth. [..]
Babson College concluded its 2010 business plan competition on Thursday, with the $5,000 cash prize going to Crelligence Media, a digital video venture founded by a Babson senior, Alexander Debelov. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $41.55
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $77.04
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $76.57
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $53.93
- 1 CHF = 6.3729 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.8207 CNY
- 1 CAD = 1.0704 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.332 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?