Wednesday 27 October 2010
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Scorpio (see planets position on October 27, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include René Zazzo .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Like A G6 by Far*East Movement.
Love and Other Drugs, directed by Edward Zwick, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010
while Painted Ladies by Robert B. Parker was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rake.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asphalt 6: Adrenaline or 101 MiniGolf World.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 27 October 2010
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Which were the important events of 27 October 2010 ?
- St. Namatius
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Independence Day (from Britain, 1979)
- Turkmenistan - Independence Day (from USSR, 1991)
- St. Desiderius
- R.C. saints - October 27th is the feast day of the following Roman Catholic Saints: St. Abraham the Poor
- St. Vincent, Sabina, & Christeta
- St. Capitolina
- St. Odhran
- St. Elesbaan
- St. Florentius
- St. Frumentius, the saint who introduced Christianity into Ethiopia.
- St. Gaudiosus
- St. Abban of Murnevin
- René Zazzo: French psychologist and pedagogue, whose research related to child psychology.
- A NATO soldier is killed in a roadside bomb attack in Afghanistan, taking the 2010 death toll for allied troops in Afghanistan to 603. (AFP)
- Several people are injured in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir during protests marking the anniversary of the arrival of Indian forces in the region in 1947. (''Hindustan Times'')
- Clashes between pro-government forces and al-Shabaab militants in southern Somalia kill 17 people. (Press TV)
- A United States drone attack kills three in Pakistan. (AFP)
- At least three people are killed in an explosion in Baghdad, Iraq. (CNN)
- Security forces raid Taliban hideouts in northern Baghlan province of Afghanistan eliminating five insurgents. (''China Daily'')
- An Islamic Jihad terrorist is killed when three men who approached an Israeli security fence from the Gaza Strip are fired upon by Israel Defense Forces tanks. (Arutz Sheva)
- Israeli Police send seven hundred officers to the Arab town of Umm al-Fahm ahead of a march by right wing activists on the twentieth anniversary of the murder of Rabbi Meir Kahane and use tear gas to stop violent clashes between the activists and Arabs. (CNN)
- Warner Bros. and New Line confirm that the ''The Hobbit'' films will be shot in New Zealand. (BBC)
- American bank Wells Fargo admits it made mistakes in 55,000 real estate foreclosure cases. (AP via ''Today Online'')
- One sailor drowns and 12 are missing after a freighter carrying Chinese crew capsized off Taiwan. (''Straits Times'')
- Floods in 18 Thai provinces kill 59 people. (UPI)
- Fatalities caused by the eruption of Mount Merapi in Indonesia's Yogyakarta province rises, with 28 people known to have been killed by hot ash. (Xinhua)
- Indonesian tsunami
- The death toll from the tsunami following the October 2010 Sumatra earthquake reaches at least 282 with hundreds of people still missing. (BBC)
- Concerns are raised about the effectiveness of the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning System. (BBC)
- Factory fishing ship catches fire off the Isles of Scilly, with 111 crew onboard. ( (CNN)
- A surprise trip by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to China has been confirmed. (People Daily)
- North Korea demands 500,000 tonnes of rice and 300,000 of fertilizer from South Korea in return for family reunions. (CNN)
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Sport Games on 27 October 2010
- Ajax - Heerenveen : 3 - 1
- Feyenoord - VVV Venlo : 3 - 0
- Graafschap - AZ Alkmaar : 2 - 1
- Groningen - Den Haag : 3 - 1
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 2010 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Deuces - Chris Brown Featuring Tyga & Kevin McCall
- Bottoms Up - Trey Songz Featuring Nicki Minaj
- Can't Be Friends - Trey Songz
- Holding You Down (Goin In Circles) - Jazmine Sullivan
- Love All Over Me - Monica
- No Hands - Waka Flocka Flame Featuring Roscoe Dash & Wale
- Fancy - Drake Featuring T.I. & Swizz Beatz
- Right Above It - Lil Wayne Featuring Drake
- There Goes My Baby - Usher
- All I Want Is You - Miguel Featuring J. Cole
Top #10 Latin songs
- Nina De Mi Corazon - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
- I Like It - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Pitbull
- Danza Kuduro - Don Omar & Lucenzo
- Corazon Sin Cara - Prince Royce
- Al Diablo Lo Nuestro - Espinoza Paz
- Cuando Me Enamoro - Enrique Iglesias Featuring Juan Luis Guerra
- El Malo - Aventura
- La Despedida - Daddy Yankee
- Dime Que Me Quieres - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
- Sergio Vega - Millonario de Amor
Top #10 Rock songs
- Stone Sour - Say You'll Haunt Me
- Neon Trees - Animal
- Kings Of Leon - Radioactive
- The Black Keys - Tighten Up
- Mumford & Sons - Little Lion Man
- Love-Hate-Sex-Pain - Godsmack
- Lay Me Down - The Dirty Heads Featuring Rome
- Avenged Sevenfold - Nightmare
- Linkin Park - Waiting For The End
- Kick In The Teeth - Papa Roach
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Stock Markets and Exchange Rates
The telecom equipment provider will sell itself for $31.50 a share in cash, although it has until Dec. 5 to find a higher offer. [..]
State-owned Dubai World has secured support from all its creditors for a $25 billion debt restructuring plan, a spokesman said on Wednesday, helping to avoid a drawn-out battle with a special tribunal. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $39.23
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $86.36
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $74.22
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $42.55
- 1 CHF = 6.7456 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.4992 CNY
- 1 CAD = 0.9631 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.496 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?