What Happened on March 10, 2010

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Carlos Slim becomes the first Mexican and person from an emerging economy to top Forbes Richest Person list, with net worth of US$53.5 billion

Laureus Awards

Laureus World Sports Awards, Emirates Palace, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Sportsman: Usain Bolt; Sportswoman: Serena Williams; Team: Brawn F1 team

Famous Deaths

  • (Doyle) "Nick" Taylor, American rock guitarist (Bloodrock), dies in a car accident at 63
  • Corey Haim, Canadian actor (Silver Bullet, Lucas, License to Drive), dies of pneumonia at 38
  • Édgar Valcárcel, Peruvian pianist and composer, dies at 77
  • Micky Jones, Welsh rock guitarist (Man), dies of a brain tumor at 63

About March 10, 2010

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Imma Be - The Black Eyed Peas
  • UK #1 Song: Pass Out - Tinie Tempah