February 2nd, 2011, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 33 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.
10 years, 0 months and 23 days have passed since February 2nd, 2011.
On This Date
Events that occurred on February 2nd, 2011:
Manchester United right back Gary Neville announces his retirement.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 2nd, 2011:
United States: Hold It Against Me - Britney Spears
United Kingdom: We R Who We R - Kesha
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "The Rite" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is February 2nd, 2011 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. In America, the song Hold It Against Me by Britney Spears is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, We R Who We R by Kesha is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Rite is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister.
The term "hipster" is currently growing in use. The word is being used to describe people who are pretentious and deliberately anti-mainstream. Pre-made comics called "Rage Comics" are extremely popular on the Internet at the moment, as people use them to share relatable experiences. A wave of demonstrations and protests have been taking place across the Middle East, in what has become known as the "Arab Spring".
It's 2011, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Adele, LMFAO, Katy Perry and Bruno Mars. In soccer, Fernando Torres has transferred to Chelsea in a £50 million deal. Meanwhile, Liverpool have replaced Torres by purchasing Andy Carroll from Newcastle for £35. They have also secured the signing of Ajax striker Luis Suarez. Protesters in Egypt are continuing to take to the streets in defiance of president Hosni Mubarak.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "CSI: Miami", "One Tree Hill", "Glee" and "Jersey Shore". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Red Dead Redemption", "StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty", "Halo: Reach" and "Fallout: New Vegas". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Go, Diego, Go!", "Curious George", "iCarly" and "Glee".
If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Xbox 360", "PlayStation 3" and "iPad".
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 February 2nd, 2011.
The "Arab Spring" began during this period. Throughout the Arab world, a wave of demonstrations and protests were taking place. Governments in the Middle East were falling, concessions were being made and civil wars were breaking out.
The movie "The Artist" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 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.
Who were the best football players in 2011?
In 2011, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Xavi, Andrés Iniesta, Wayne Rooney, Luis Suárez, Diego Forlán, Samuel Eto'o, Iker Casillas, Neymar and Mesut Özil.
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.
Who were the best NBA players in 2011?
In 2011, the best NBA players were Derrick Rose, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, Pau Gasol, Dirk Nowitzki, Amar'e Stoudemire, Dwyane Wade, Russell Westbrook, LaMarcus Aldridge, Zach Randolph, Al Horford, Manu Ginóbili and Chris Paul.
2011 in music.
Popular music artists in 2011 included Enrique Iglesias, Adele, 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.
Adele - "Rolling in the Deep"
"Rolling in the Deep" by Adele would go on to win a Grammy for 2011's Record of the Year.
Basic facts and information about this date:
10 years, 0 months and 23 days have passed since February 2nd, 2011.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 05 of 2011.
Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on February 2nd, 2011, will be 10 years of age.
People born in 2011 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1296604800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around February 2nd, 2011:
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 2nd of February:
Weather information for February 2nd, 2011:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.6 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
New York, USA: Temperature: 21.5 degrees Fahrenheit. -5.83 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 8.89cm.
London, England: Temperature: 6.44 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported.
Who was the US President on February 2nd, 2011?
Barack Obama was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 2nd, 2011?
David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on February 2nd, 2011 was probably conceived around the 25th of April, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 2nd, 2011 is the 12th of November, 2011. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from February 2nd, 2011.
Birmingham and Man City draw 2-2.
Blackburn lose 1-0 at home to Tottenham.
Blackpool lose 3-1 at home to West Ham.
Bolton defeat Wolves 1-0.
Fulham defeat Newcastle 1-0.
Liverpool defeat Stoke 2-0.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about February 2nd, 2011.
3,676 days have passed since this date.
317,606,400 seconds have passed since the February 2nd, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 370,540,800 times.
Since February 2nd, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 163,884,902,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 52,934,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,314,150 steps. That's about 12,140 miles!
Since this date, 3,811,277 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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