Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
Zodiac Element: Earth.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: The 6th of May, 2011 falls under the Beaver.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
Age: Anyone born on the 6th of May, 2011, will be 8 years of age.
American Format: 05-06-2011 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2011-05-06. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20110506" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1304636400.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 6th of May, 2011:
United States: S & M - Rihanna
United Kingdom: Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Fast Five" was at the top of the box office on this date.
News Topics, Fads & Culture
Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 6th of May, 2011.
Time Person of the Year 2011
"The Protester" is named as the Time Person of Year in 2011. This follows the Arab Spring and the Occupy Wall Street movement.
2011 in music.
Popular music artists in 2011 included Enrique Iglesias, Pink, Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez, Wiz Khalifa, Katy Perry, The Black Eyed Peas, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Adele, Bruno Mars, Pitbull, Lady Gaga, LMFAO, Nicki Minaj, Maroon 5, David Guetta and Gym Class Heroes.
The 2011 Eurovision song contest is held in Dusseldorf, Germany. Azerbaijan win the contest with the song "Running Scared" by Ell & Nikki.
Osama Bin Laden.
On the 2nd of May, 2011, al-Qaeda founder and 9/11 mastermind Osama Bin Laden was killed by a United States special forces military unit during a raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan.
Weather information for the 6th of May, 2011:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 17.3 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. There were 4 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 49.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 9.78 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 6th of May, 2011.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 6th of May, 2011. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
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Visualize the days that have passed since the 6th of May, 2011. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 6th of May, 2011.
2,943 days have passed since this date.
254,275,200 seconds have passed since the 6th of May, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 296,654,400 times.
Since the 6th of May, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 131,206,003,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 42,379,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,867,667 steps. That's about 9,719 miles!
Since this date, 3,051,302 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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