Friday 30 April 2010
It was Friday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 30, 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 Silver Borne by Patricia Briggs was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching How the Universe Works.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Asphalt 6: Adrenaline or Blood Drive.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 30 April 2010
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Which were the important events of 30 April 2010 ?
- Sweden - Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustav, an official flag day.
- Mexico - Children's Day.
- The Netherlands - Queen's Day.
- Saint Pope Pius V
- LaVeyan Satanism - Walpurgisnacht, or Walpurgis Night, as noted in The Satanic Bible.
- Saint Eutropius
- Saint Maximus, 3rd century martyr
- Saint Marianus and James, martyrs in Numidia in 259
- Scandinavia - The arrival of spring, Walpurgis Night.
- Saint Joseph Benedict Cottolengo
- Roman Empire - third day of the Floralia in honor of Flora.
- Blessed Hildegard
- Blessed Radolf of Affligem
- Blessed Rosemonde
- Vietnam - Liberation Day.
- Bealtaine Eve (From either Irish Bealtaine or Scottish Gaelic). Originally a Celtic Druid holiday.
- Saint Suitbert the Younger (d. 807)
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- Gerry Ryan: Irish radio and television host (d. 2010).
- Hailed as the largest World's Fair in history, Expo 2010 opens in Shanghai, China.
- The oil spill resulting from the explosion of the ''Deepwater Horizon'' drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico reaches the Louisiana coast. (CBS News)
- Maltese President George Abela is hospitalised after sustaining an injury in his China hotel and has to cancel his appearance at the official inauguration. (''The Times of Malta'')
- At least eight villagers die following a landslide in Kenya, with others hospitalised or missing and homes destroyed. (BBC)
- French senator Charles Pasqua is convicted and sentenced on charges of corruption which occurred whilst he was interior minister in the 1990s. (''China Post'')
- Tonga's Attorney-General suddenly resigns amidst allegations the government is trying to take over his judiciary. (TVNZ)
- Deepwater Horizon drilling rig explosion aftermath:
- Landfall of the giant oil spill will result in widespread environmental harm to animals, birds and coastline areas. (CNN)
- Weather threatens to impede cleanup efforts. (''Houston Chronicle'')
- Former Pakistani spy Khalid Khawaja is murdered a previously unknown militant group - Asian Tigers - claims responsibility. (''The Wall Street Journal'')
- Protesters in Thailand storm a hospital amid rising tension between pro- and anti-government factions. (''NY Times'')
- The United States Justice Department opens a criminal investigation into alleged fraud by Goldman Sachs. (''Washington Post'')
- The Nigerian House of Representatives announces the creation of ten new states, five in the north and five in the south, by 2011. (''AllAfrica.com'')
- China and South Korea discuss the potential security threat presented by North Korean aggression. (''Washington Post'')
- Iran threatens to ampquotcut off Israel's feetampquot if Israel attacks Syria. (''Jerusalem Post'')
- China moves to increase classroom security after a series of unrelated attacks on schools injure dozens of children and kill ten. (''LA Times'')
- One of Ireland's most recognisable broadcasters, Gerry Ryan, who co-presented Eurovision Song Contest 1994 sixteen years ago today, is discovered dead at his Dublin home after failing to present this morning's edition of ''The Gerry Ryan Show'' on national radio station RTÉ 2fm. (Sky News)
- Russian businessman Vasily Bukhtienko, who established a Joseph Stalin museum in Volgograd, is beat to death by electric shocks. (BBC)
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Sport Games on 30 April 2010
La Liga Segunda DivisionFootball (Spain)
- Elche - Villarreal B : 2 - 3
Division 2Football (France)
- Ajaccio - Metz : 1 - 1
- Angers - Laval : 2 - 1
- Arles - Nantes : 1 - 0
- Brest - Tours : 2 - 0
Le ChampionnatFootball (France)
- Auxerre - Marseille : 0 - 0
Serie BFootball (Italy)
- Ancona - Grosseto : 1 - 1
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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
Dubai World, which is in talks to restructure $26 billion in debt, is offering lenders an additional 1 percent in interest upon maturity of new debt, but the deal is unlikely to satisfy banks, analysts told Reuters on Thursday. [..]
Essar Energy, will reduce the asking price for its $2.5 billion flotation to below its planned price range, The Financial Times reported. [..]
- Gilead Sciences GILD: opens at $41.07
- Union Pacific UNP: opens at $77.87
- United Technologies UTX: opens at $76.02
- HP Inc. HPQ: opens at $53.00
- 1 CHF = 6.3364 CNY
- 1 CAD = 6.7072 CNY
- 1 CAD = 1.055 CHF
- 1 AUD = 6.313 CNY
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?