17th of September, 2011

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 17th of September, 2011, fell on a Saturday.
  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • On this exact date: The Occupy Wall Street movement begins.
  • Decade: 2010s.
  • 7 years, 1 months and 3 days have passed since the 17th of September, 2011.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 37 of 2011.
  • Day 260 of 2011.
  • Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 17th of September, 2011 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of September will have the birthstone Sapphire.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 17th of September, 2011, will be 7 years of age.
  • American Format: 09-17-2011 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 2011-09-17. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "20110917" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1316214000.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of September, 2011:

  • United States: Moves Like Jagger - Maroon 5 ft Christina Aguilera
  • United Kingdom: All About Tonight - Pixie Lott

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Contagion" 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 17th of September, 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.

  • Nope! Chuck Testa

    An advertisement video for American taxidermist Chuck Testa goes viral.

  • Fall of Muammar Gaddafi

    In September and October of 2011, the Libyan Civil War was coming to a close. Muammar Gaddafi's regime was on the brink of defeat. In the middle of September, the UN recognized the National Transitional Council as the legal representative of Libya. On the 20th of October, Muammar Gaddafi was captured and assassinated by rebels. Three days later, the NCT announced that they had secured victory against the regime.

  • Occupy Wall Street

    During this period, a protest movement called "Occupy Wall Street" began to receive widespread media attention.

Weather

Weather information for the 17th of September, 2011:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.3 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 54.2 degrees Fahrenheit. 12.33 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 13.72 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 17th of September, 2011.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 17th of September, 2011 was probably conceived around the 8th of December, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 17th of September, 2011 is the 26th of June, 2012. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

Soccer Results

Premier League results from the 17th of September, 2011.

  • Swansea defeat West Brom 3-0.
  • Everton defeat Wigan 3-1.
  • Bolton lose 2-1 at home to Norwich.
  • Blackburn defeat Arsenal 4-3.
  • Aston Villa and Newcastle draw 1-1.
  • Wolves lose 3-0 at home to QPR.

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 17th of September:

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • 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.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.

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.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of September:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 17th of September, 2011. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of September, 2011.

  • 2,591 days have passed since this date.
  • 223,862,400 seconds have passed since the 17th of September, 2011.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 261,172,800 times.
  • Since the 17th of September, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 115,512,998,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 37,310,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 19,252,166 steps. That's about 8,557 miles!
  • Since this date, 2,686,349 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Saturday" in other languages is:

  • German: Samstag.
  • French: Samedi.
  • Italian: Sabato.
  • Spanish: Sabado.
  • Portuguese: Sabado.

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