28th of May, 2011

The 28th of May, 2011, fell on a Saturday. Day 148 of 2011. Decade: 2010s.

8 years, 8 months and 28 days have passed since the 28th of May, 2011.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 28th of May, 2011:

  • The Kings of Leon headline at Slane.
  • The 2011 UEFA Champions League Final is held between Barcelona and Manchester United. Barcelona win 3-1.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 28th of May, 2011:

  • United States: Rolling In The Deep - Adele
  • United Kingdom: Give Me Everything - Pitbull

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Hangover Part II" 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 28th of May, 2011.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Planking.

    A popular fad called "planking" was gaining media exposure around this time.

  • Eurovision 2011

    The 2011 Eurovision song contest is held in Dusseldorf, Germany. Azerbaijan win the contest with the song "Running Scared" by Ell & Nikki.

  • Osama Bin Laden.

    On the 2nd of May, 2011, al-Qaeda founder and 9/11 mastermind Osama Bin Laden was killed by a United States special forces military unit during a raid in Abbottabad, Pakistan.

  • Good Guy Greg.

    An "Advice Animal" meme called "Good Guy Greg" would have been popular during this period.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 8 years, 8 months and 28 days have passed since the 28th of May, 2011.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 of 2011.
  • Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 28th of May, 2011, will be 8 years of age.
  • People born in 2011 belong to the "Generation Z" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1306537200.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 28th of May, 2011:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 28th of May, 2011, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 28th of May, 2011 falls under the Deer.
  • 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.

  • 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.
  • Two and a Half Men - Starring Charlie Sheen.
  • CSI: Miami - Miami-based spin-off.

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" - "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"


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 28th of May:


Weather

Weather information for the 28th of May, 2011:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 15.7 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 58.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 14.83 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 22.35cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 12.94 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Barack Obama was the President of the United States on the 28th of May, 2011.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 28th of May, 2011 was probably conceived around the 18th of August, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 28th of May, 2011 is the 6th of March, 2012. (Rough Estimate).

Computer Games

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

  • L.A. Noire - Detective crime-solving game starring Officer Cole Phelps.
  • Duke Nukem Forever - The long-awaited sequel to Duke Nukem 3D.
  • Portal 2 - Puzzle-solving game developed by Valve Corporation.
  • 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.

28th of May

Events that have occurred on the 28th of May:

  • 28th of May, 1977: 165 people die when a fire breaks out at the Beverly Hills Supper Club .
  • 28th of May, 1995: A 7.6 magnitude earthquake kills 2000 people in Russia
  • 28th of May, 1998: Actor Phil Hartman is shot and killed by his wife. Hartman had voiced The Simpsons characters such as Lionel Hutz and Troy McClure
  • 28th of May, 2010: Actor Gary Coleman dies.
  • 28th of May, 2010: Football: It is announced that Jose Mourinho will become the next manager of Real Madrid.
  • 28th of May, 1969: Football: A.C. Milan win the European Cup after they defeat Ajax 4-1.
  • 28th of May, 1975: Football: Bayern Munich win the European Cup after defeating Leeds United 2-0.
  • 28th of May, 1980: Football: Nottingham Forest win the European Cup after defeating Hamburg 1-0.
  • 28th of May, 1993: The movie Cliffhanger (1993), starring Sylvester Stallone, is released in cinemas.
  • 28th of May, 1993: The movie Super Mario Bros. (1993) is released.
  • 28th of May, 1997: Football: Borussia Dortmund win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Juventus 3-1.
  • 28th of May, 2002: Rapper Eminem releases his album The Eminem Show.
  • 28th of May, 2003: Football: A.C Milan win the UEFA Champions League after they defeat Juventus on penalties.
  • 28th of May, 2006: Football: Andriy Shevchenko joins Chelsea for £30.8 million.
  • 28th of May, 2016: Real Madrid win the UEFA Champions League Final after they defeat Atletico Madrid on penalties.
  • 28th of May, 2016: A gorilla called Harambe is shot dead after a child falls into his enclosure at Cincinnati Zoo.

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 28th of May, 2011.

  • 3,195 days have passed since this date.
  • 276,051,600 seconds have passed since the 28th of May, 2011.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 322,060,200 times.
  • Since the 28th of May, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 142,442,625,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 46,008,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 23,740,438 steps. That's about 10,551 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,312,619 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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