July 5th, 2011, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 186 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.
9 years, 0 months and 5 days have passed since July 5th, 2011.
On This Date
Events that occurred on July 5th, 2011:
The song "Somebody That I Used to Know" is released by Gotye.
Casey Anthony is found not guilty of murdering her 2-year-old daughter Caylee.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on July 5th, 2011:
United States: Rolling In The Deep - Adele
United Kingdom: Don't Wanna Go Home - Jason Derulo
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Cars 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is July 5th, 2011 and it's a Tuesday. The 4th of July celebrations in America have come and passed. 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, Don't Wanna Go Home by Jason Derulo is the number one hit song. Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Cars 2 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. An Advice Animal meme called "Good Guy Greg" is beginning to take off in popularity. Google have just launched their new social network "Google+" and people are wondering if it can challenge Facebook for the top spot.
People are watching popular TV shows such as "Two and a Half Men", "House", "Prison Break" and "Bones". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty", "Call of Duty: Black Ops", "Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood" and "Portal 2". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Phineas and Ferb", "Big Time Rush" and "Good Luck Charlie".
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 July 5th, 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.
Google+ is launched.
In June of 2011, Google launched their social network Google+. The site launched with a feature called "Circles", which allowed users to organize their friend list into groups when sharing content.
Basic facts and information about this date:
9 years, 0 months and 5 days have passed since July 5th, 2011.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 27 of 2011.
Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
Age: Anyone born on July 5th, 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 1309820400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around July 5th, 2011:
June 8th, 2011: Rapper Ja Rule begins a two year prison sentence for attempted possession of a weapon.
June 10th, 2011: Irish politics: Brian Lenihan passes away from pancreatic cancer.
June 12th, 2011: The Dallas Mavericks win the 2011 NBA Finals after they defeat the Miami Heat 4-2.
June 16th, 2011: Democratic congressman Anthony Weiner resigns following a "sexting scandal.".
Barack Obama was the President of the United States on July 5th, 2011.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on July 5th, 2011 was probably conceived around the 25th of September, 2010. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on July 5th, 2011 is the 13th of April, 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 July 5th, 2011.
3,293 days have passed since this date.
284,515,200 seconds have passed since the July 5th, 2011.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 331,934,400 times.
Since July 5th, 2011, earth has travelled approximately 146,809,843,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 47,419,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 24,468,307 steps. That's about 10,875 miles!
Since this date, 3,414,182 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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