What happened this day in history January 4, 2010

What are the important events that happened on January 4, 2010? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

January 4, 2010: Facts & Myths About This Day

January 4, 2010 is the 4th day of the year 2010 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 361 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is December 22, 2009 – a Monday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 350,712 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘tetragon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $130.30. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Ox is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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January 4, 2010 Historical Events

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    The Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building is officially opened.

Who died on January 4, 2010?

  • 2010
    Casey Johnson, American heiress and socialite (b. 1979)
  • 2010
    Johan Ferrier, Surinamian politician (b. 1910)
  • 2010
    Rory Markas, American sportscaster (b. 1955)
  • 2010
    Sandro, Argentine songwriter (b. 1945)
  • 2010
    Tsutomu Yamaguchi, Japanese Businessman, and Survivor of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Atomic Bombings (b. 1916)

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