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.
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.
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.
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 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.
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 17th of September, 2011.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 17th of September, 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 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.
2,803 days have passed since this date.
242,179,200 seconds have passed since the 17th of September, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 282,542,400 times.
Since the 17th of September, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 124,964,467,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 40,363,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 20,827,411 steps. That's about 9,257 miles!
Since this date, 2,906,150 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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