Wednesday June 01, 2011

US date format: 6/1/2011, UK date format: 1/6/2011

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on June 1, 2011). The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Carey Sextuplets . In that special week of June people in US were listening to Rolling In The Deep by Adele. Shaitan, directed by Bejoy Nambiar, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2011 while Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Division. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dark Souls or Black Mirror III: Final Fear.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 2011, at June 01 across the years or at June 2011 calendar.

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 01, 2011?


Holidays

  • Samoa - Independence Day 1962.
  • Roman Empire - Festival in honour of Carna.
  • Children's Day in some countries.
  • Commemoration of Justin Martyr (Anglican).
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Events

  • Arab Spring:
  • 2011 Syrian uprising:
  • Syrian civil war:: The torture and eventual killing of a 13-year-old child held in custody causes further outcry among the people of Daraa. (Al Jazeera)
  • 2011 Yemeni uprising:
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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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The Artist

The Artist

Directed by: Michel Hazanavicius

Starring: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell

Country: United States of America

Drive

Drive

Directed by: Nicolas Winding Refn

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston, Albert Brooks

Country: United States of America

X-Men: First Class

X-Men: First Class

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Kevin Bacon

Country: United States of America

Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, Kathy Bates, Kurt Fuller

Country: United States of America

We Need to Talk About Kevin

We Need to Talk About Kevin

Directed by: Lynne Ramsay

Starring: Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly, Ezra Miller, Jasper Newell

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 01, 2011?
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Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Motivation
  2. - Sure Thing
  3. - Look At Me Now
  4. - Far Away
  5. - My Last

Top #5 Rock songs

  1. - Rope
  2. - Country Song
  3. - Help Is On The Way
  4. - The Cave
  5. - Shake Me Down

Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - You
  2. - Te Amo y Te Amo
  3. - Lluvia Al Corazon
  4. - Me Encantaria
  5. - El Culpable

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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My Babysitter's a Vampire

My Babysitter's a Vampire

Directed by: Bruce McDonald

The Division

The Division

Directed by: Eric Won

Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones

Written by:

Starring: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington

Country: United States of America

Half in the Bag

Half in the Bag

Starring: Mike Stoklasa, Jay Bauman, Rich Evans

Country: United States of America

Smarter Every Day

Smarter Every Day

How old am I?

If June 1st, 2011 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in June 2011?

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin

Something Borrowed

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Rachel White is the consummate good girl. A hard-working attorney at a large Manhattan law firm and a diligent maid of honor to her charmed best friend Darcy, Rachel has always played by all the rules.

The Final Storm by Jeff Shaara

The Final Storm

By:

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER With the war in Europe winding down in the spring of 1945, the United States turns its vast military resources toward a furious assault on the last great

Does The Noise In My Head Bother You? by Steven Tyler

Does The Noise In My Head Bother You?

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“Steven Tyler is one of the giants of American music, who’s been influential for a whole generation of Rock ’n’ Roll fans around the world.

Heaven Is for Real by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent

Heaven Is for Real

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A young boy emerges from life-saving surgery with remarkable stories of his visit to heaven. Heaven Is for Real is the true story of the four-year old son of a small town Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from …

The Fifth Witness by Michael Connelly

The Fifth Witness

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Mickey Haller has fallen on tough times. He expands his business into foreclosure defense, only to see one of his clients accused of killing the banker she blames for trying to

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dark Souls

Dark Souls

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Microsoft Windows

Genre: Action role-playing

Publisher: JP FromSoftware

Big Huggin'

Big Huggin'

Platform: Personal Computer

Genre: Affective videogames

Publisher: Critical Gameplay

Black Mirror III: Final Fear

Black Mirror III: Final Fear

Platform: Windows

Genre: Adventure, horror

Publisher: Viva Media

Child of Eden

Child of Eden

Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Genre: Rail shooter, Music game

Publisher: Ubisoft

Army of Darkness: Defense

Army of Darkness: Defense

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Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates


Stock Markets

  • ExxonMobil XOM: opens at $83.55
  • Apple AAPL: opens at $348.87
  • Microsoft MSFT: opens at $24.99
  • General Electric GE: opens at $19.47
  • International Business Machines IBM: opens at $168.90

Exchange Rates

  • 1 USD = 80.89 JPY
  • 1 USD = 0.977 CAD
  • 1 USD = 0.8421 CHF
  • 1 USD = 6.479 CNY
  • 1 EUR = 115.91 JPY

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 01, 2011?

On June 01, 2011 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 01, 2011?

On June 01, 2011 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 01, 2011?

On June 01, 2011 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 01, 2011?

On June 01, 2011 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 01, 2011?

On June 01, 2011 Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 01, 2011?

On June 01, 2011 several famous people were born including, Carey Sextuplets.


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