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November 27th, 2011.

November 27th, 2011, was a Sunday. It was day 331 of 2011. The decade was the 2010s.

9 years, 6 months and 14 days have passed since November 27th, 2011.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Sagittarius.

On this day.

What happened on November 27th, 2011?

  • Soccer manager and former player Gary Speed commits suicide at the age of 42.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 27th, 2011.

  • United States: We Found Love - Rihanna ft Calvin Harris
  • United Kingdom: We Found Love - Rihanna ft Calvin Harris
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Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Immortals" was at the top of the box office on November 27th, 2011.

Take me back to November 27th, 2011!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is November 27th, 2011 and it's a Sunday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

In America, Thanksgiven Day and Black Friday have recently come and passed. People are now beginning to look forward to Christmas. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. The song We Found Love by Rihanna ft Calvin Harris is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom.

Barack Obama is currently the President of the United States and the movie Immortals is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, David Cameron is the current Prime Minister. Video rental stores such as Blockbuster are continuing to close their doors at the moment. This is due to the increasing popularity of online streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu.

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, Maroon 5, LMFAO, Katy Perry, Rihanna and Bruno Mars. A fad called "planking", which involves a person lying face down in an unusual location, is popular at the moment.

Meanwhile, in the Middle East, protests in Syria have snowballed and a civil war has started. Armed militias are currently springing up across the country. The FPS game "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" has just been released by Infinity Ward. Meanwhile, "The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim" has been released by Bethesda. A Skyrim meme called "I took an arrow to the knee" is currently doing its rounds on websites such as Youtube and Reddit.

A new sandbox game called "Minecraft" has just been released for the PC. A new meme format called "[10] guy" is currently being used to poke fun at how people think and act while they are stoned. The slang phrase YOLO (You only live once) was beginning to rise in popularity at this time.

Soccer fans are in shock following the recent suicide of Gary Speed. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "House", "The Office", "RuPaul's Drag Race" and "Game of Thrones". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Homefront", "Crysis 2", "Batman: Arkham City" and "Battlefield 3".

Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Peppa Pig", "Mickey Mouse Clubhouse", "Curious George" and "iCarly". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as the Xbox 360, the PlayStation 3, the iPad and the LeapPad Explorer.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on November 27th, 2011.

  • YOLO.

    YOLO.

    The motto "YOLO" is continuing to rise in popularity. In November of 2011, rapper Drake further popularizes the acronym.

  • I took an arrow to the knee.

    I took an arrow to the knee.

    A meme called "I took an arrow to the knee" took off in popularity at the end of 2011. The meme spawned from a quote in the video game Skyrim.

  • Battlefield 3.

    Battlefield 3.

    Around this time, there was major hype around the release of DICE's FPS game "Battlefield 3", which was seen as a competitor to the popular Call of Duty franchise. The game was released in North America on the October 25th, 2011.

  • Fifty Shades of Grey.

    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.

  • Good Guy Greg.

    Good Guy Greg.

    An "Advice Animal" Internet meme called "Good Guy Greg" would have been popular during this period. The purpose of the meme was to highlight the good things that people can do.

  • Planking is popular.

    Planking is popular.

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

  • Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.

    Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.

    English model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was named as FHM's sexiest woman in 2011.

  • Adele - "Rolling in the Deep"

    Adele - "Rolling in the Deep"

    "Rolling in the Deep" by Adele went on to win a Grammy for 2011's Record of the Year.

  • 2011 in music.

    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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 2011?

    Who were the best NBA players in 2011?

    In 2011, the best NBA players were Derrick Rose, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Dwight Howard, Pau Gasol, Dirk Nowitzki, Amar'e Stoudemire, Dwyane Wade, Russell Westbrook, LaMarcus Aldridge, Zach Randolph, Al Horford, Manu Ginóbili and Chris Paul.

  • Time Person of the Year 2011.

    Time Person of the Year 2011.

    "The Protester" was named as the Time Person of Year in 2011. This was due to the Arab Spring and the Occupy Wall Street movement.

  • Who were the best football players in 2011?

    Who were the best football players in 2011?

    In 2011, the best soccer players were Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Xavi, Andrés Iniesta, Wayne Rooney, Luis Suárez, Diego Forlán, Samuel Eto'o, Iker Casillas, Neymar and Mesut Özil.

  • 2011 in movies.

    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.

  • The Artist.

    The Artist.

    The movie "The Artist" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 2011.

  • Video rental stores are closing down.

    Video rental stores are closing down.

    From 2010 onward, video rental stores such as Blockbuster were beginning to close down. This was due to the popularity of new online streaming services such as Netflix and the Internet in general. Although a few stores and franchises continued to hobble along, it was only a matter of time before they were also forced to close their doors.

  • Smartphones are becoming more and more popular.

    Smartphones are becoming more and more popular.

    During this period, smartphones with touchscreens and 3G Internet capabilities started to replace the "dumber" cell phones of the past. Up until this point, the focus had been on making phones that were smaller and more compact. However, rising mobile Internet usage and the introduction of higher quality phone cameras started to reverse this trend. As a result, phones started to get larger.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 9 years, 6 months and 14 days have passed since November 27th, 2011.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 47 of 2011.
  • Leap Year: 2011 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on November 27th, 2011, will be 9 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 2011 belong to the Generation Z generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1322352000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around November 27th, 2011.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 27th, 2011, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2011 was the year of the Rabbit (Yin Fire).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 6.
  • Native American Zodiac: November 27th, 2011 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.
  • Birth flower (November): The Chrysanthemum.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • American Horror Story - Anthology horror series.
  • Homeland - Spy thriller about CIA operative Carrie Mathison.
  • Suits - Legal drama television series.
  • Game of Thrones - Fantasy drama series.
  • The Walking Dead - Post-apocalyptic horror series with zombies.
  • Jersey Shore - Reality TV series.
  • White Collar - Crime series about a con artist who works as a CI for the FBI.
  • Modern Family - Mockumentary family sitcom.
  • Community - Sitcom that is set at a community college.
  • The Vampire Diaries - Supernatural teen drama.
  • Glee - Musical TV series.
  • RuPaul's Drag Race - Reality competition series.

Kid's TV shows on November 27th, 2011.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 2011.

  • Jessie
  • 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
  • LazyTown
  • Peppa Pig
  • One Tree Hill
  • The Fairly OddParents
  • Dora the Explorer

Popular toys and games in 2011.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 2011.

  • The LeapPad Explorer
  • The iPad
  • The PlayStation 3
  • The Xbox 360

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • Saints Row: The Third - Open world adventure game.
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim - Open world RPG that was developed by Bethesda Game Studios.
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 - The third game in the Modern Warfare series. Developed by Infinity Ward. Contained multiplayer maps such as Dome and Hardhat.
  • Battlefield 3 - FPS game developed by DICE.
  • Batman: Arkham City - Action-adventure game that is set in the Batman universe.
  • Gears of War 3 - Sci-fi first-person-shooter game that was released on the XBox 360.
  • 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.
  • Civilization V - Turn-based strategy game.
  • Halo: Reach - First-person shooter game developed by Bungie.
  • Farmville - Agriculture-simulation social network game.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 2011.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out November 27th, 2017 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 27th of November.

Weather on November 27th, 2011.

Historical weather information for November 27th, 2011.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.3 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 57.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 14.28 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.89 degrees Celsius.

US President.

Barack Obama was the President of the United States on November 27th, 2011.

UK Prime Minister.

David Cameron was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 27th, 2011.

Irish Taoiseach.

Enda Kenny was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about November 27th, 2011.

  • A total of 3,485 days have passed since this date.
  • 497 weeks have passed.
  • 301,100,400 seconds have passed since the November 27th, 2011.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 351,283,800 times.
  • Since November 27th, 2011, the earth has travelled approximately 155,367,806,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 50,183,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 25,894,634 steps. That's about 11,509 miles!
  • Since this date, 3,613,205 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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