June 1st, 2011, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 152 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.
9 years, 2 months and 6 days have passed since June 1st, 2011.
On This Date
Events that occurred on June 1st, 2011:
NBA star Shaquille O'Neal announces his retirement on social media.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 1st, 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.
Take Me Back!
The date is June 1st, 2011 and it's a Wednesday. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In America, the song Rolling In The Deep by Adele is on top of the singles charts.
Over in the UK, Give Me Everything by Pitbull is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Hangover Part II is at the top of the Box Office. Pre-made comics called "Rage Comics" are extremely popular on the Internet at the moment, as people use them to share relatable experiences.
It's 2011, so the music charts are being dominated by artists such as Adele, LMFAO, Katy Perry and Bruno Mars. Anti-government protests are currently taking place in cities across Syria. A civil war is raging on in Libya. Large battles are taking place between Colonel Gaddafi's government forces and Libyan rebels, who are being supported by NATO.
A fad called "planking", which involves a person lying face down in an unusual location, is popular at the moment. The ongoing trial of Casey Anthony for the murder her 2-year-old daughter Caylee is receiving widespread attention on social media.
Actress Lindsay Lohan has just received a 120-day jail sentence for theft. Former Serbian general Ratko Mladić has been arrested in Lazarevo, northern Serbia for war crimes and crimes against humanity.
Kim Kardashian and NBA player Kris Humphries have recently become engaged. Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner has come under fire following reports that he sent a woman explicit photographs over Twitter. Weiner is currently denying that he sent the photographs. Barcelona have won the 2011 UEFA Champions League after defeating Manchester United 3-1 in the final.
A blackhat hacking group called "LulzSec" are currently in the news following a number of high profile attacks on companies such as Sony. NBA star Shaquille O'Neal has announced on social media that he will be retiring. An Advice Animal meme called "Good Guy Greg" is beginning to take off in popularity.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "One Tree Hill", "The Office", "Bones" and "Community". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty", "Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood", "Homefront" and "L.A. Noire". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "One Tree Hill", "LazyTown", "Team Umizoomi" and "Victorious".
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 June 1st, 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 popular fad called "planking" was gaining media exposure around this time.
Good Guy Greg.
An "Advice Animal" meme called "Good Guy Greg" would have been popular during this period.
Basic facts and information about this date:
9 years, 2 months and 6 days have passed since June 1st, 2011.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 22 of 2011.
Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 1st, 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 1306882800.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around June 1st, 2011:
May 2nd, 2011: 9/11 mastermind Osama Bin Laden is killed by a United States special forces military unit in Pakistan.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on June 1st, 2011.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 1st, 2011 was probably conceived around the 22nd of August, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 1st, 2011 is the 10th of March, 2012. (Rough Estimate).
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
L.A. Noire - Detective crime-solving game starring Officer Cole Phelps.
Terraria - Action-adventure sandbox game.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about June 1st, 2011.
3,355 days have passed since this date.
289,872,000 seconds have passed since the June 1st, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 338,184,000 times.
Since June 1st, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 149,573,952,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 48,312,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 24,928,992 steps. That's about 11,080 miles!
Since this date, 3,478,464 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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