February 4th, 2011

February 4th, 2011, fell on a Friday. It was day 35 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.

10 years, 2 months and 17 days have passed since February 4th, 2011.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 4th, 2011:

  • United States: Hold It Against Me - Britney Spears
  • United Kingdom: We R Who We R - Kesha

Movie Box Office

Which movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Roommate" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is February 4th, 2011 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

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 Roommate 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. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "House", "Bones" and "Sons of Anarchy". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Heavy Rain", "Halo: Reach", "Fallout: New Vegas" and "Call of Duty: Black Ops".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "iCarly", "Glee" and "Good Luck Charlie". Popular toys include the likes of "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 4th, 2011.

  • Arab Spring

    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 Artist

    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

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 10 years, 2 months and 17 days have passed since February 4th, 2011.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 05 of 2011.
  • Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on February 4th, 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 1296777600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 4th, 2011:

  • January 7th, 2011: The King's Speech (2010) is released in cinemas.
  • January 8th, 2011: Football: Kenny Dalglish returns as manager of Liverpool.
  • January 8th, 2011: House Representative Gabby Giffords is shot in the head by Jared Lee Loughner in Casas Adobes, Arizona.
  • January 10th, 2011: Lionel Messi is awarded the 2010 FIFA Ballon d'Or.
  • January 14th, 2011: Arab Spring: The Tunisian Government is overthrown.
  • January 22nd, 2011: Irish Taoiseach Brian Cowen resigns as the leader of Fianna Fail.
  • January 23rd, 2011: Irish politics: The Green Party withdraws from government.
  • January 24th, 2011: Adele releases her single "Someone like You".
  • January 24th, 2011: The best-selling album "21" is released by Adele.
  • January 24th, 2011: A suicide attack kills 37 people at the Domodedovo International Airport in Russia.
  • January 25th, 2011: The chart-topping single "Party Rock Anthem" is released by LMFAO.
  • January 25th, 2011: Sky Sports sack soccer pundits Andy Gray and Richard Keys for making sexist remarks.
  • January 25th, 2011: The Egyptian Revolution of 2011 begins.
  • January 28th, 2011: Liverpool striker Fernando Torres hands in a transfer request to join Chelsea.
  • January 31st, 2011: Fernando Torres transfers from Liverpool to Chelsea.
  • January 31st, 2011: Football: Luis Suarez joins Liverpool.
  • February 2nd, 2011: Manchester United right back Gary Neville announces his retirement.
  • This date: February 4th, 2011
  • February 6th, 2011: Super Bowl XLV: The Green Bay Packers defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers by 31-25 at the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Black Eyed Peas perform at the halftime show.
  • February 11th, 2011: Musician "Bad News Brown" is found murdered in an alleyway in Montreal, Canada.
  • February 11th, 2011: Arab Spring: Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigns.
  • February 15th, 2011: Arab Spring: Anti-government protests begin in Libya.
  • February 18th, 2011: The Black Eyed Peas release their song "Just Can't Get Enough".
  • February 20th, 2011: Arab Spring: Anti-government protests in Libya spread to the capital Tripoli.
  • February 22nd, 2011: 181 people are killed when an earthquake hits Christchurch, New Zealand.
  • February 25th, 2011: Ireland's Fianna Fail-led government is heavily defeated in the 2011 General Election.
  • February 27th, 2011: The 83rd Academy Awards are held at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. Best Actor: Colin Firth (The King's Speech). Best Actress: Natalie Portman (Black Swan).
  • February 27th, 2011: Soccer: Chelsea left-back Ashley Cole accidentally shoots a 21-year-old student with an air rifle.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 4th, 2011, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 4th, 2011 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • Jersey Shore - Reality TV series.
  • White Collar - Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • Community - Sitcom that is set at a community college.
  • The Vampire Diaries - Supernatural teen drama.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.
  • Sons of Anarchy - Crime drama series about a biker gang.
  • Real Housewives of New York City - American reality television series.
  • Breaking Bad - Series about a high school chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after he is diagnosed with lung cancer.
  • How I Met Your Mother - Sictom starring Neil Patrick Harris.

2011 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2011.

  • Good Luck Charlie
  • Victorious
  • Team Umizoomi
  • Big Time Rush
  • Glee
  • The Suite Life on Deck
  • Wizards of Waverly Place
  • iCarly
  • Phineas and Ferb
  • Curious George
  • Mickey Mouse Clubhouse
  • Ben 10
  • Go, Diego, Go!
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • One Tree Hill
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

2011 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 2011:

  • iPad
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

Video Games

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

  • Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood - Developed by Ubisoft.
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops - FPS game developed by Treyarch.
  • Fallout: New Vegas - Open-world RPG game.
  • Civilization V - Turn-based strategy game.
  • Halo: Reach - First-person shooter game developed by Bungie.
  • StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty - Real-time strategy game.
  • Red Dead Redemption - Open-world adventure game that was set in the wild west.
  • Alan Wake - Action-adventure game developed by Remedy Entertainment.
  • God of War III - Action-adventure game developed by Santa Monica Studio.
  • Battlefield: Bad Company 2 - Military FPS game.
  • Heavy Rain - An interactive drama adventure game that was released on the PS3.
  • Farmville - Agriculture-simulation social network game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 4th of February:


Weather

Weather information for February 4th, 2011:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.3 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 21.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -6.11 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.83 degrees Celsius. It was a windy day.

US President

Who was the US President on February 4th, 2011?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on February 4th, 2011?

  • David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Brian Cowen was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 4th, 2011 was probably conceived around the 27th of April, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 4th, 2011 is the 14th of November, 2011. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 4th, 2011.

  • 3,730 days have passed since this date.
  • 322,268,400 seconds have passed since the February 4th, 2011.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 375,979,800 times.
  • Since February 4th, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 166,290,494,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 53,711,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 27,715,082 steps. That's about 12,318 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,867,221 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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