June 22nd, 2011, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 173 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.
9 years, 2 months and 26 days have passed since June 22nd, 2011.
On This Date
Events that occurred on June 22nd, 2011:
After 16 years, fugitive Whitey Bulger is arrested in Santa Monica, California.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on June 22nd, 2011:
United States: Rolling In The Deep - Adele
United Kingdom: Changed The Way You Kissed Me - Example
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Green Lantern" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is June 22nd, 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, Changed The Way You Kissed Me by Example is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Green Lantern 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.
A blackhat hacking group called "LulzSec" are currently in the news following a number of high profile attacks on companies such as Sony.
An Advice Animal meme called "Good Guy Greg" is beginning to take off in popularity. In Canada, a riot has broken out in Vancouver following the Vancouver Canucks defeat against the Boston Bruins in ice hockey. A photo of a couple kissing on the ground while riot police stand around them is currently going viral. Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner has announced his intention to resign from Congress following revelations that he sent explicit photographs to a woman on Twitter and then lied about it.
Tributes are pouring in following the news that Jackass member Ryan Dunn has been killed in a car crash at the age of 34. People are stunned by the news that fugitive Whitey Bulger has finally been arrested in Santa Monica, California, after 16 years of being on the run.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "House", "Breaking Bad", "Modern Family" and "White Collar".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Fallout: New Vegas", "Homefront", "Portal 2" and "Duke Nukem Forever". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "One Tree Hill", "LazyTown", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse" and "Team Umizoomi".
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 22nd, 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.
Fifty Shades of Grey
During the second half of 2011, an erotic novel called Fifty Shades of Grey became one of the fastest selling books of all time.
Basic facts and information about this date:
9 years, 2 months and 26 days have passed since June 22nd, 2011.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 2011.
Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on June 22nd, 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 1308697200.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around June 22nd, 2011:
May 25th, 2011: Scotty McCreery wins the 10th season of American Idol.
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on June 22nd, 2011.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on June 22nd, 2011 was probably conceived around the 12th of September, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 22nd, 2011 is the 31st 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 22nd, 2011.
3,376 days have passed since this date.
291,686,400 seconds have passed since the June 22nd, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 340,300,800 times.
Since June 22nd, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 150,510,182,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 48,614,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 25,085,030 steps. That's about 11,149 miles!
Since this date, 3,500,237 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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