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2010 ([[Roman numerals|Template:Roman]]) was Template:Year article header/zc.

2010 was designated as:

Pronunciation[edit source | edit]

There is a debate among experts and the general public on how to pronounce specific years of the 21st century in English. The year 2010 is pronounced either "twenty-ten" or "two thousand [and] ten".[2] 2010 was the first year to have a wide variation in pronunciation, as the years 2000 to 2009 were generally pronounced "two thousand (and) one, two, three, etc." as opposed to the less common "twenty-oh-_".

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January[edit source | edit]

Damaged buildings in Port-au-Prince following the Haiti earthquake on January 12.
Remains of Tu-154 after crash on April 10, 2010 that killed Polish president Lech Kaczyński

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  • September 4 – A 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocks Christchurch, New Zealand causing large amounts of damage but no direct fatalities.[57] It is the first in a series of earthquakes between 2010 and 2012 that resulted in the deaths of 187 people and over $40 billion worth of damage.[58][59] Seismologists noted that the earthquake sequence was highly unusual, and likely to never happen again anywhere else in the world.[60]
  • September 7Israel becomes the 33rd member of the OECD.[61]

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  • Arab spring
  • gamification[92]

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