April 17th, 2011, fell on a Sunday. It was day 107 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.
9 years, 2 months and 15 days have passed since April 17th, 2011.
On This Date
Events that occurred on April 17th, 2011:
The first episode of Game of Thrones is aired.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 17th, 2011:
United States: E.T. - Katy Perry ft Kanye West
United Kingdom: On The Floor - Jennifer Lopez
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Hop" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is April 17th, 2011 and it's a Sunday. People are enjoying their weekend. The summer of 2011 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.
In America, the song E.T. by Katy Perry ft Kanye West is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, On The Floor by Jennifer Lopez is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Hop is at the top of the Box Office.
It's 2011, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Adele, LMFAO, Katy Perry and Bruno Mars. People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition", "Prison Break" and "Breaking Bad". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Fallout: New Vegas", "Call of Duty: Black Ops", "Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood" and "Crysis 2".
Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Fairly OddParents", "One Tree Hill", "Phineas and Ferb" and "Wizards of Waverly Place".
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 April 17th, 2011.
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.
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, 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.
A video called "Nyan Cat" goes viral.
Basic facts and information about this date:
This date fell on a weekend.
9 years, 2 months and 15 days have passed since April 17th, 2011.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 15 of 2011.
Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on April 17th, 2011, will be 9 years of age.
People born in 2011 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1302994800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around April 17th, 2011:
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 17th, 2011, will have the star sign Aries.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
Native American Zodiac: April 17th, 2011 falls under the Falcon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition 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.
Bones - Crime comedy-drama TV series.
Prison Break - TV serial drama about how one man must save his falsely-accused brother from a death sentence.
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.
2011 - Kid's TV
Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 2011.
"Jake and the Never Land Pirates" - "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"
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of April:
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on April 17th, 2011.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on April 17th, 2011 was probably conceived around the 8th of July, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 17th, 2011 is the 25th of January, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
Premier League results from April 17th, 2011.
Arsenal and Liverpool draw 1-1.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
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.
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty - Real-time strategy game.
Red Dead Redemption - Open-world adventure game that was set in the wild west.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about April 17th, 2011.
3,364 days have passed since this date.
290,649,600 seconds have passed since the April 17th, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 339,091,200 times.
Since April 17th, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 149,975,193,600 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 48,441,600 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 24,995,866 steps. That's about 11,109 miles!
Since this date, 3,487,795 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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