Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date 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 2nd of August, 2011 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 2nd of August, 2011, will be 7 years of age.
American Format: 08-02-2011 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 2011-08-02. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20110802" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1312239600.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 2nd of August:
Republic Day (Republic of Macedonia)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 2nd of August, 2011:
United States: Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO
United Kingdom: She Makes Me Wanna - JLS
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Cowboys & Aliens" 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 2nd of August, 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.
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 2nd of August, 2011:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 19.2 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). There were 3 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 74.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 23.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 2nd of August, 2011.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 2nd of August, 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 2nd of August, 2011. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 2nd of August, 2011.
2,905 days have passed since this date.
250,992,000 seconds have passed since the 2nd of August, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 292,824,000 times.
Since the 2nd of August, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 129,511,872,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 41,832,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 21,585,312 steps. That's about 9,593 miles!
Since this date, 3,011,904 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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