23rd of July, 2011

The 23rd of July, 2011, fell on a Saturday. Day 204 of 2011. Decade: 2010s.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 23rd of July, 2011:

  • Amy Winehouse is found dead in her London home after an alcohol overdose.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of July, 2011:

  • United States: Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO
  • United Kingdom: Glad You Came - The Wanted

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Captain America" 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 23rd of July, 2011.

  • 2011 in movies.

    Popular movies in 2011 included Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1, Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, Kung Fu Panda 2, Fast Five, The Hangover Part II, The Smurfs, Cars 2, Drive, Super 8, Moneyball and Limitless.

  • 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.

  • Planking.

    A popular fad called "planking" was gaining media exposure around this time.

  • 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.

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2.

    The movie "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2" was being played in movie theaters at the time. The movie went on to gross over $1.3 billion dollars.

  • Anders Behring Breivik

    On the 22nd of July, 2011, Anders Behring Breivik carries out a terrorist attack in Norway. He kills 8 people with a bomb at the government buildings in Oslo and he shoots 69 people dead on the island of Utøya.

  • Amy Winehouse.

    The world is shocked by the death of singer Amy Winehouse. On the 23rd of July, 2011, Winehouse died of accidental alcohol poisoning.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of July:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 8 years, 4 months and 1 days have passed since the 23rd of July, 2011.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 29 of 2011.
  • Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 23rd of July, 2011, will be 8 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1311375600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 23rd of July, 2011:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 23rd of July, 2011, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 23rd of July, 2011 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of July will have the birthstone Ruby.

Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 23rd of July:

  • Revolution Day (Egypt)

Weather

Weather information for the 23rd of July, 2011:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 19.9 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 81.4 degrees Fahrenheit. 27.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 15.39 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.52cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 23rd of July, 2011.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 23rd of July, 2011 was probably conceived around the 13th of October, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 23rd of July, 2011 is the 1st of May, 2012. (Rough Estimate).

23rd of July

Events that have occurred on the 23rd of July:


Television

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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of July, 2011.

  • 3,043 days have passed since this date.
  • 262,918,800 seconds have passed since the 23rd of July, 2011.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 306,738,600 times.
  • Since the 23rd of July, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 135,666,100,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 43,819,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 22,611,017 steps. That's about 10,049 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,155,026 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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