Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Monday 30 August 2010

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of August people in US were listening to Love The Way You Lie by Eminem. The King's Speech, directed by Tom Hooper, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2010 while Crossfire by Dick Francis and Felix Francis was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching JonTron. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bloody Good Time or Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 2010 or at August 30 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 30 August 2010 and get them!


Which were the most popular movies released this week ?

The King's Speech

Directed by: Tom Hooper

Starring: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush, Helena Bonham Carter

Country: United States

More info

Black Swan

Directed by: Darren Aronofsky

Starring: Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Vincent Cassel

Country: United States

More info

127 Hours

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Starring: James Franco, Amber Tamblyn, Kate Mara

Country: United States

More info

Never Let Me Go

Directed by: Mark Romanek

Starring: Keira Knightley, Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield

Country: United States

More info


Directed by: Ethan Maniquis

Starring: Danny Trejo, Michelle Rodriguez, Robert De Niro

Country: United States

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 30 August 2010!


TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

The Squad: Prison Police

Country: United States

More info

Aerial America

Starring: Jim Conrad

Country: United States

More info

Through the Wormhole

Starring: Morgan Freeman

Country: United States

More info

Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule

Written by: Tim Heidecker, John C. Reilly, Eric Wareheim

Starring: John C. Reilly, Carol Kraft

Country: United States

More info

How the Universe Works

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

Country: United States

More info

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 30 August 2010 ?

  • International Day of the Disappeared
  • Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
  • Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
Famous Birthdays:
See famous people born on 30 August
Famous Deaths:
  • Alain Corneau: French film director and writer, he made his debut into the world of film as an assistant to director Costa-Gavras.
  • Four Israeli settlers, including a pregnant woman, are shot dead in a shooting outside Kiryat Arba, when a gunman opens fire on their car. Hamas claims responsibility for the murder. (Haaretz)
  • A gunman opens fire in Devínska Nová Ves, a borough of the Slovak capital Bratislava, killing 8 people and injuring 14 others. (Aljazeera)
  • Marco Antonio Leal García, the Mayor of Hidalgo, Tamaulipas, in northeastern Mexico, is shot dead while operating his car his 4-year-old daughter is wounded. (BBC)
  • The presidential palace in Somalia is shelled. (Aljazeera)
  • 6 civilians are killed and 19 others are injured in a shelling incident in Mogadishu. (''The Guardian'')

Featured Contents

Would you like to write an original contribution on a topic related to this specific date and get featured on Takemeback.to ? Send us your proposal!

Search For Your Ancestors

Sport Games on 30 August 2010

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Bologna - Inter : 0 - 0
See all Football game results of 30 August 2010
Bundesliga 2
Football (Germany)
  • Fortuna Dusseldorf - Hertha : 1 - 2
See all Football game results of 30 August 2010
La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • Ath Madrid - Sp Gijon : 4 - 0
See all Football game results of 30 August 2010
Division 2
Football (France)
  • Chateauroux - Evian Thonon Gaillard : 0 - 1
  • Grenoble - Le Mans : 0 - 1
See all Football game results of 30 August 2010

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 30 August 2010 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in August 2010?

  • Time: An American flag in the shape of a star and crescent
  • SportsIllustrated: Sports Illustrated: no.11442
  • Time: Jonathan Franzen


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


By: Dick Francis and Felix Francis

Shell-shocked after losing a foot during his tour in Afghanistan, Captain Tom Forsyth returns to his estranged mother's house. His mother has always put horses first and family last.

More info

The Postcard Killers

By: James Patterson, Liza Marklund

NYPD detective Jacob Kanon is on a tour of Europe's most gorgeous cities. But the sights aren't what draw him - he sees each museum, each cathedral, and each café through the eyes of his daughter's' killer.

More info

Star Island

By: Carl Hiaasen

Meet 22-year-old Cherry Pye (née Cheryl Bunterman), a pop star since she was fourteen-and about to attempt a comeback from her latest drug-and-alcohol disaster.

More info

Last Night At Chateau Marmont

By: Lauren Weisberger

Brooke loved reading the dishy celebrity gossip rag Last Night. That is, until her marriage became a weekly headline.Brooke was drawn to the soulful, enigmatic Julian Alter the very first time

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books


What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

2XL TrophyLite Rally

2XL TrophyLite Rally

Platform: iOS

Genre: Racing game

Apple Jack

Platform: Xbox 360

Publisher: Xbox Live Marketplace

More info

Bloody Good Time

Platform: Xbox Live Arcade, Microsoft Windows

Genre: First-person shooter

Publisher: Ubisoft

More info


Platform: Arcade, PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade, iOS, Android

Genre: Beat 'em up

Publisher: Konami

More info

Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet

Platform: Nintendo DS, Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Fighting, Beat 'em up

Publisher: THQ Vivendi Games

More info

Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 30 August 2010 is such a special date for you!