11th of May, 2001

The 11th of May, 2001, fell on a Friday. Day 131 of 2001. Decade: 2000s.

18 years, 10 months and 22 days have passed since the 11th of May, 2001.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 11th of May, 2001:

  • A Knight's Tale (2001) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 11th of May, 2001:

  • United States: All For You - Janet Jackson
  • United Kingdom: It's Raining Men - Geri Halliwell

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Mummy Returns" 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 11th of May, 2001.

  • Jennifer Lopez

    American singer Jennifer Loper (aka J. Lo) tops the FHM sexiest woman list in both 2000 and 2001.

  • Nokia 3310

    Throughout this period of time, the Nokia 3310 would have been one of the most popular cell phones on the market. The phone included a game called "Snake" and it allowed people to customize its cover.

  • A Beautiful Mind

    "A Beautiful Mind" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2001.

  • 2001 in movies.

    Movies released in 2001 included Shrek, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, Monsters, Inc., Ocean's Eleven, Pearl Harbor, The Mummy Returns, Jurassic Park III, Planet of the Apes, Hannibal, Moulin Rouge!, Spy Kids, The Fast and the Furious and The Others.

  • Time Person of the Year 2001

    New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani is listed as the Time Person of the Year for 2001.

  • 2001 in music.

    Popular music artists in 2001 included Lenny Kravitz, Jennifer Lopez, Shaggy, Janet Jackson, Destiny's Child, Lifehouse, Nelly, Eve, Blu Cantrell, Usher, Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Ginuwine and Nickelback.

  • U2 - "Walk On"

    "Walk On" by U2 would go on to win a Grammy for 2001's Record of the Year.

  • Eurovision 2001

    The 2001 Eurovision song contest is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Estonia win the contest with the song "Everybody" by Tanel Padar, Dave Benton and 2XL.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 18 years, 10 months and 22 days have passed since the 11th of May, 2001.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 19 of 2001.
  • Leap Year: 2001 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 11th of May, 2001, will be 18 years of age.
  • People born in 2001 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 989535600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 11th of May, 2001:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 11th of May, 2001, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2001 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 11th of May, 2001 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.

Television Shows

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

  • My Wife and Kids - Comedy sitcom about a family called the Kyles.
  • Grounded for Life - Sitcom about an Irish Catholic family.
  • Dark Angel - Starring Jessica Alba.
  • Andromeda - Sci-fi TV series.
  • Dora the Explorer - Kid's TV series.
  • Malcolm in the Middle - TV show about a dysfunctional family and their genius son.
  • The Amanda Show - Starring Amanda Bynes.
  • Roswell - TV show about the town of Roswell.
  • Angel - Spin-off show of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer".
  • The West Wing - Political drama.
  • Futurama - Animated series.
  • The Sopranos - Crime drama about the life of a New Jersey mobster.

2001 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2001.

"The Fairly OddParents" - "My Wife and Kids" - "Lizzie McGuire" - "Grounded for Life" - "Malcolm in the Middle" - "Roswell" - "Rocket Power" - "Dora the Explorer" - "SpongeBob SquarePants" - "Ed, Edd n Eddy" - "Bob the Builder" - "The Powerpuff Girls" - "The Wild Thornberrys" - "That '70s Show" - "CatDog" - "Dawson's Creek" - "Bear in the Big Blue House" - "City Guys" - "Recess" - "The Angry Beavers" - "Pokemon" - "Daria" - "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" - "7th Heaven" - "Moesha" - "Dexter's Laboratory" - "Friends" - "Rugrats" - "The Simpsons"


2001 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2001:

  • PlayStation 2
  • Razor (scooter)
  • Poo-Chi (robot dog)
  • The Dreamcast
  • Groovy Girls

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 11th of May:


Weather

Weather information for the 11th of May, 2001:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.0 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 65.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.83 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 19.11 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Jnr. was the President of the United States on the 11th of May, 2001.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 11th of May, 2001 was probably conceived around the 1st of August, 2000. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 11th of May, 2001 is the 18th of February, 2002. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 2 - Iconic skateboarding game with a great soundtrack.
  • Spider-Man - An action game that was released by Activision for the PlayStation.
  • Final Fantasy IX - Fantasy RPG game.
  • Diablo II - The second game in the series.
  • Deus Ex - RPG game that was released by Eidos Interactive in 2000.

11th of May

Events that have occurred on the 11th of May:

  • 11th of May, 1981: Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter Bob Marley dies from cancer.
  • 11th of May, 1985: 56 spectators are killed during the Bradford City stadium fire.
  • 11th of May, 1966: Football: Spanish side Real Madrid win the European Cup after they defeat Partizan Belgrade 2-1.
  • 11th of May, 1995: The Sega Saturn is released in America.
  • 11th of May, 1996: FA Cup Final 1996: A late 85th minute goal from Eric Cantona helps Manchester United secure a 1-0 victory over Liverpool.
  • 11th of May, 2007: The film 28 Weeks Later (2007) is released.
  • 11th of May, 2008: Manchester United regain their Premier League title after defeating Wigan 2-0 in the final game of the season .
  • 11th of May, 2013: Wigan Athletic win the FA Cup after defeating Manchester City 1-0.
  • 11th of May, 2014: Manchester City win the Premier League after a 2-0 victory over West Ham.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 11th of May, 2001.

  • 6,901 days have passed since this date.
  • 596,246,400 seconds have passed since the 11th of May, 2001.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 695,620,800 times.
  • Since the 11th of May, 2001, earth has travelled approximately 307,663,142,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 99,374,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 51,277,190 steps. That's about 22,790 miles!
  • Since this date, 7,154,957 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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