Thursday April 29, 2010

US date format: 4/29/2010, UK date format: 29/4/2010

It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on April 29, 2010). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat). 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 Every Last One by Anna Quindlen was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching How the Universe Works. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pac-Man Championship Edition or Dragon Collection.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?

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Just Wright

Directed by: Sanaa Hamri

Starring: Queen Latifah, Common, Paula Patton, James Pickens Jr.


Directed by: Andrew Shortell

Starring: Sara Foster, Cary Elwes, Michael Biehn, Gabriel Mann

Iron Man 2

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle

Country: United States of America

I Love You Too

Directed by: Daina Reid

Starring: Brendan Cowell, Peter Dinklage, Yvonne Strahovski, Peter Helliar


Directed by: Sajid Khan

Starring: Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Arjun Rampal, Deepika Padukone


Historical Events

Which were the important events of April 29, 2010?


  • Saint Robert Blessed Robrecht Gruuthuuse (d.1157)
  • Saint Hugh of Cluny
  • International Dance Day.
  • Japan (public holiday since 1927, traditionally the start of the Golden Week holiday period.) The Emperor's Birthday (1927-1988. Holiday of Emperor Hirohito's birthday until his death in 1989).
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  • Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico

    Famous Deaths

  • AS Douglas: British computer scientist, creator of...
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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of April 29, 2010?

    Top #10 R&B songs

  1. Everything To Me - Monica
  2. Rihanna - Rude Boy
  3. My Chick Bad - Ludacris Featuring Nicki Minaj
  4. Hey Daddy (Daddy's Home) - Usher Featuring Plies
  5. Neighbors Know My Name - Trey Songz
  6. Over - Drake
  7. Nothin' On You - B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars
  8. Lil Freak - Usher Featuring Nicki Minaj
  9. Say Something - Timbaland Featuring Drake
  10. Robin Thicke - Sex Therapy

    Top #5 Rock songs

  1. Stone Temple Pilots - Between The Lines
  2. Your Decision - Alice In Chains
  3. Savior - Rise Against
  4. Muse - Uprising
  5. The Good Life - Three Days Grace

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?

How the Universe Works

Starring: Mike Rowe, Michelle Thaller, Hakeem Oluseyi, Phil Plait

Country: United States of America

Las Aparicio

Directed by: Moises Ortiz-Urquidi

Open House

Directed by: Andrew Paquin

The Last Song

Directed by: Julie Anne Robinson


Directed by: Ron Howard

Magazine Covers

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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?

Every Last One

By: Anna Quindlen

Mary Beth Latham has built her life around her family, around caring for her three teenage children and preserving the rituals of their daily life.

I Just Want You To Know

By: Kate Gosselin

The 9.8 million viewers of TLC's Jon and Kate Plus Eight recognize Kate Gosselin as the practical mom of eight who has come into their homes for over 100 episodes of

Courage and Consequence: My Life as a Conservative in the Fight

By: Karl Rove

America’s most brilliant political mastermind recounts his controversial journey through Republican politics and into George W. Bush’s White House.From the moment he set foot on it, Karl Rove has rocked America’s political stage.

Chelsea Chelsea Bang Bang

By: Chelsea Handler

WHAT . . . A RIOT! Life doesn't get more hilarious than when Chelsea Handler takes aim with her irreverent wit. Who else would send all-staff emails to smoke out the dumbest people on her show? Now, in this new …


By: Kitty Kelley

For the past twenty-five years, no one has been better at revealing secrets than Oprah Winfrey. On what is arguably the most influential show in television history, she has gotten her


What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dragon Collection

Platform: Android, iOS, i-mode, EZweb

Genre: Social network game

Pac-Man Championship Edition

Platform: Android Xbox Live Arcade iOS PlayStation Portable PlayStation 3 Nintendo 3DS J2ME Roku Maemo 5

Genre: Maze, Arcade

Publisher: Namco Bandai Games

Cosmos X2

Platform: Nintendo DSi (DSiWare)

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Saturnine Games

Angel Beats!

Genre: Action, Comedy-drama, Supernatural

Chip 'N Dale: Rescue Rangers

Platform: Mobile Phone

Genre: Minigames

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

    News articles

  • Amadeus Raises $1.74 Billion in I.P.O. With $1.74 billion raised, Amadeus IT Holding has completed the largest initial public offering in Western Europe since 2008, Bloomberg News reported. [..]
  • Bringing an Innovative Razor to the Masses How two brothers in Florida invented a razor and tried to take shelf space from Gillette and Schick. [..]
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    Stock Markets

  • Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $40.76
  • Union Pacific UNP: opens at $76.87
  • United Technologies UTX: opens at $75.31
  • HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $52.61
  • Visa V: opens at $93.77

    Exchange Rates

  • 1 CHF = 6.3046 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 6.7851 CNY
  • 1 CAD = 1.0763 CHF
  • 1 AUD = 6.334 CNY
  • 1 AUD = 1.0043 CHF

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