8th of July, 2011
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 8th of July, 2011, fell on a Friday.
7 years, 7 months and 18 days have passed since the 8th of July, 2011.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of
Day 189 of
2011. Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Cancer.
Zodiac Element: Water.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: The 8th of July, 2011 falls under the Woodpecker.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.
Age: Anyone born on the 8th of July, 2011, will be 7 years of age.
American Format: 07-08-2011 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2011-07-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20110708" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1310079600.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of July, 2011:
United States: Rolling In The Deep - Adele
United Kingdom: Don't Wanna Go Home - Jason Derulo Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
Transformers 3" 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 8th of July, 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.
Fifty Shades of Grey
During the second half of 2011, an erotic novel called Fifty Shades of Grey became one of the fastest selling books of all time.
Weather information for the 8th of July, 2011:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.4 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 72.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 22.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 15.61 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.27cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 8th of July, 2011. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 8th of July, 2011 was probably conceived around the
28th of September, 2010. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of July, 2011 is the
16th of April, 2012. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
20th of June, 2011: Jackass member Ryan Dunn is killed in a car crash.
21st of June, 2011: Maroon 5 release their song "Moves like Jagger".
22nd of June, 2011: After 16 years, fugitive Whitey Bulger is arrested in Santa Monica, California.
24th of June, 2011: Cars 2 (2011) is released in cinemas.
29th of June, 2011: The film Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011) is released.
5th of July, 2011: The song "Somebody That I Used to Know" is released by Gotye.
10th of July, 2011: The News of the World publishes its last issue.
12th of July, 2011: Ireland's debt rating is downgraded to junk status.
15th of July, 2011: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (2011) is released.
22nd of July, 2011: Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) is released.
22nd of July, 2011: Anders Behring Breivik carries out the 2011 Norway attacks, killing 77 people.
23rd of July, 2011: Amy Winehouse is found dead in her London home after an alcohol overdose.
5th of August, 2011: Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011) is released in cinemas. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of July:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.
The Office - The US version of The Office, starring Steve Carell as Michael Scott.
House - Medical drama starring Hugh Laurie.
Desperate Housewives - TV show about housewives living in suburban America.
CSI: NY - New York City version spin-off of the CSI franchise.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition - Reality TV show in which houses are renovated during a one-week period.
One Tree Hill - Set in the fictional town of Tree Hill in North Carolina.
Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off. Computer Games
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
L.A. Noire - Detective crime-solving game starring Officer Cole Phelps.
Duke Nukem Forever - The long-awaited sequel to Duke Nukem 3D.
Portal 2 - Puzzle-solving game developed by Valve Corporation.
Crysis 2 - The second game in the series.
Homefront - A military FPS game.
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood - Developed by Ubisoft.
Call of Duty: Black Ops - FPS game developed by Treyarch.
Fallout: New Vegas - Open-world RPG game.
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty - Real-time strategy game. Celebrity Birthdays
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of July:
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Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 8th of July, 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 8th of July, 2011. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of July, 2011.
2,787 days have passed since this date.
240,800,400 seconds have passed since the 8th of July, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 280,933,800 times.
Since the 8th of July, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 124,253,006,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 40,133,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 20,708,834 steps. That's about 9,204 miles!
Since this date, 2,889,605 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Friday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Sexta-feira. Random Dates
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