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What day of the week was April 24, 2011?


April 24, 2011 was a Sunday and it was the 114th day of the year 2011 in the Gregorian calendar.

April 24, 2011 can also be written as 4/24/2011 in the US and as 24/4/2011 in UK and Europe.

April 24, 2011 in April 2011 calendar

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April 24, 2011: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on April 24, 2011:

  • Nigeria is home to more than 500 victims.
  • Sudanese military clashes result in the deaths of 57 civilians.
  • Nato strikes iranian fishermen, inflicting injuries on them and some civilian deaths.
  • After easter mass in baghdad, at least four people were injured as they tried to enter a catholic church.
  • A group of fifteen israeli jewish worshippers entered nablus, palestine to pray at the jewish holy site joseph's tomb. they did not coordinate their visit with idf officials as required by law. as the jewish worshippers were about to leave nablus after finishing their prayers, a palestinian authority police jeep opened fire on their cars. five israelis sustained injuries in the attack, while limor livnat's nephew was also hurt.
  • Arab spring
  • 2011 syrian protests. police and soldiers fire on rooftops in jabla killing and injuring local residents. a separate investigation is requested into friday's massacre that claimed the lives of nearly 100 people and saturday's murders of mourners at funerals.
  • Protests in morocco 2011: tens of thousands protest against the government, demanding an end to corruption.
  • 2011 libyan civil war: the death toll continues to rise in misrata, libya. manu brabo, a spanish photojournalist, calls his parents from tripoli's military prison.
  • 2011 egyptian revolution: hosni moubarak, who was ousted from power by popular revolt in february 2011, will be transferred to a military hospital at cairo under pressure to face trial for corruption and killing protesters.
  • In indonesia, a magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes southeastern sulawesi.
  • Flooding of the red river of the north forces the evacuation of the roseau river anishinabe first nation community in manitoba.
  • In a vote against confidence, sato kilman, the vanuatu prime minster, is reelected. serge vohor is elected the new prime minister of vanuatu.
  • In the united kingdom, secretary of state for energy and climate change chris huhne of liberal democrats threatens legal action over ampquotuntruthsampquot told by conservatives opposed to the alternative vote system as the country prepares to vote on the issue.
  • Scottish:
  • The uk police are relieved that an old firm match between celtic & rangers went ahead without any violence due to the parcel bombs being sent amid rising sectarian tensions.
  • Ynet reports that "palestinian sources report that local palestinian youths gathered at the joseph tomb's compound soon after the incident and set the fire to it."
  • Tunisian revolution: thousands demonstrate in tunis to demand the resignation of interim prime minister beji caid el sebsi. this is a link to the old guard that was brought down in january's popular revolt. also, zine el abidine ben ali will be prosecuted for fleeing to saudi arabia on charges of murder and drug-trafficking.
  • Saudi arabian protests 2011: women protestors gather in saudi arabia to demand a vote, but they are defeated and arrested by authorities.
  • 2011 yemeni protests - mass protests continue across the country in protest of the saleh regime's claim that the country's leader will soon resign after 32 years of rule. protesters demand his immediate resignation.
  • Pope benedict xvi celebrates easter mass at saint peter's square in vatican city. he calls for diplomacy, dialogue and peace to end the ongoing violence in libya.
  • Bahrain's crown prince salman bin hamad bin isa al khalifa vowed "deep regret" to not attend friday's wedding to prince william and catherine middleton in the uk. this is due to his preoccupation about a popular uprising against his father's long-standing rule.
  • Floods and landslides caused by torrential rains in rio grande do sul result in at least 10 deaths.
  • Scottish football: the uk police are relieved that an old firm match between celtic rangers and celtic was played without any violence due to the parcel bombs being sent amid rising sectarian tensions. (the new york times), (the irish times), (the guardian) neil lennon, the celtic manager, is reported to strathclyde police for making a gesture. however, police say they won't pursue the matter.
  • After making a gesture to his celtic manager neil lennon, he was reported to strathclyde police. however, police have announced that they will not pursue the matter.
  • Wikileaks starts publishing the guantanamo bay files leak.

April 24, 2011: What were the magazines covers that day?

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April 24, 2011: What were the main match results that day?

Bundesliga 1 - Football (Germany)

  • Nurnberg - Mainz : 0 - 0
  • Wolfsburg - FC Koln : 4 - 1

Bundesliga 2 - Football (Germany)

  • Augsburg - Aachen : 1 - 2
  • Fortuna Dusseldorf - Bielefeld : 2 - 0
  • Union Berlin - Ingolstadt : 1 - 1

La Liga Primera Division - Football (Spain)

  • Ath Madrid - Levante : 4 - 1
  • Hercules - La Coruna : 1 - 0
  • Mallorca - Getafe : 2 - 0
  • Santander - Malaga : 1 - 2
  • Sevilla - Villarreal : 3 - 2

La Liga Segunda Division - Football (Spain)

  • Barcelona B - Betis : 0 - 3
  • Gimnastic - Alcorcon : 2 - 0

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April 24, 2011: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for April 24th is Taurus.

Taurus is the 2nd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between April 20th and May 20th belong to the Taurus sign: discover Taurus personality and who should a Taurus marry.

Babies born in April are either Aries or Taurus. People born before April 19th are Aries, while people born from April 20th have the sign of Taurus.

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April 24, 2011: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for April 24, 2011 is Rabbit and the associated element is Metal.

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April 24, 2011: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on April 24, 2011 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on April 24, 2011 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on April 24, 2011 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 44% full, rising at 01:36 am and setting at 12:46 pm.

The previous full moon was on Apr 18, 2011 while the next full moon would come on May 17, 2011.

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Who was born on April 24, 2011?


Whose famous birthday is on April 24th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on April 24th:

  • Shirley MacLaine
    Shirley MacLaine

    American actress, writer, and dancer.

  • Kelly Clarkson
    Kelly Clarkson

    Kelly clarkson is an american singer known for winning the first season of american idol and for hits like 'since u been gone' and 'stronger...

  • Aidan Gillen
    Aidan Gillen

    Aidan gillen is an irish actor known for his roles in popular tv series such as game of thrones and the wire.

  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand

    American actress and singer, who rose steadily from 1961 to do tv, records, broadway and magazine covers.

  • Djimon Hounsou
    Djimon Hounsou

    Djimon hounsou is a well-known movie actor, recognized for his roles in films such as 'gladiator' and 'blood diamond'.

  • Jill Ireland
    Jill Ireland

    British actress who has been playing lead roles since the 1950s.

  • Stacy Haiduk
    Stacy Haiduk

    American actress.

  • Alejandro Fernández
    Alejandro Fernández

    Mexican singer.

  • Derek Luke
    Derek Luke

    American actor.

  • Sue Grafton
    Sue Grafton

    American mystery novelist, screenplay writer and tv producer.

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How old is someone born on April 24, 2011?


Someone born on April 24, 2011 is:

13 years 1 month old,

or 157 months

or 682 weeks and 5 days old,

or 4779 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on April 24, 2011?

There are 335 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday April 24th 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on April 24, 2011?

You belong to the Gen Z generation if you were born on April 24, 2011.

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April 24, 2011: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on April 24, 2011:

  • Sathya Sai Baba

    Indian guru, spiritual figure (born 1926).

  • Satina Devi

    Satina Devi was an Indian spiritual leader and the founder of the Satya Sai Baba movement.

  • Joan Peyser
  • Trần Lệ Xuân
  • Marie-France Pisier
  • Mario Cornali
  • Denis Mahon
  • Aitzol Aramaio

What famous deaths happened on April 24th?

Famous deaths on April 24th:

  • Louise Dresser
    Louise Dresser

    Actress (state fair ship comes in mammy), is killed at 86.

  • John Carroll
    John Carroll

    Georgetown university was founded by an ex-jesuit archbishop and american archbishop (d. 1815).

  • Pat Paulsen
    Pat Paulsen

    At 69, comedian (smothers brothers show) dies.

  • Bud Abbott
    Bud Abbott

    Comedy comedian abbott and costello, dies at the age of 78.

  • Wallis Simpson

    American socialite and jet-set woman from 1931.

  • Eliazer Weizman

    First President of Israel.

  • Daniel Defoe

    Daniel Defoe was an English writer, journalist, and pamphleteer, who is widely regarded as the founder of the English novel.

  • Savien Defoe

    An English writer known for his novel Robinson Crusoe and his pioneering work in journalism.

  • Maxmilian Theodor Felix von Laue

    German physicist awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1914.

  • Cina Jilani

    Pakistani writer and human rights activist known for her advocacy work and literary contributions.

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April 24, 2011: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on April 24, 2011:

  • Genocide Remembrance Day in Armenia.
  • Republic Day in The Gambia (1970).
  • Newman's Day.
  • 24-Hour Comics Day.

Observances on April 24, 2011:

  • World Immunization Week, 24-30 April [WHO]
  • International Day of Multilateralism and Diplomacy for Peace

Saints celebrated on April 24, 2011:

  • Saint Alexander (died 178)
  • Saint Maria-Euphrasia Pelletier (d.1868)
  • Saint Honorius
  • Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen
  • Saint Egbert of Northumbria
  • Saint Deodatus
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April 24, 2011: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on April 24, 2011 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week April 18th and April 24th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


April 24, 2011: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on April 24, 2011 was E.T. by Katy Perry, according to the music chart for the week April 18th and April 24th.

April 24, 2011: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on April 24, 2011 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week April 18th and April 24th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - E.T.
  2. - S&M
  3. - Just Can't Get Enough
  4. - F**K You (Forget You)
  5. - Born This Way

April 24, 2011: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on April 24, 2011 was Look At Me Now by Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, according to the R&B music chart for the week April 18th and April 24th.

April 24, 2011: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on April 24, 2011 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week April 18th and April 24th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Look At Me Now
  2. - All Of The Lights
  3. - Did It On'em
  4. - Moment 4 Life
  5. - 6 Foot 7 Foot

April 24, 2011: What was the number 1 Latin song on that day?

The number 1 Latin song on April 24, 2011 was Lluvia Al Corazon by Mana, according to the Latin music chart for the week April 18th and April 24th.

April 24, 2011: What was the Latin music chart on that day?

The Latin music chart on April 24, 2011 is the list of the most popular Latin songs for the week April 18th and April 24th. It included the following Top 5 Latin songs:

  1. - Lluvia Al Corazon
  2. - Me Encantaria
  3. - Ni Lo Intentes
  4. - Danza Kuduro
  5. - Corazon Sin Cara

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April 24, 2011: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on April 24, 2011 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Kick-Ass

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Matthew Vaughn

Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Garrett M. Brown

Country: United States of America

Let Me In

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Matt Reeves

Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Chloë Grace Moretz, Richard Jenkins, Cara Buono

Country: United States of America

Rabbit Hole

Release year: 2011

Directed by: John Cameron Mitchell

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Aaron Eckhart, Dianne Wiest, Miles Teller

Country: United States of America

The Debt

Release year: 2011

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Helen Mirren, Sam Worthington, Tom Wilkinson, Ciarán Hinds

Country: United States of America

Bridesmaids

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Paul Feig

Starring: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne, Terry Crews

Country: United States of America

April 24, 2011: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on April 24, 2011 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

My Babysitter's a Vampire

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Bruce McDonald

Love Thy Neighbour

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Andy Smith

Camelot

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Marty Callner

Rango

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Gore Verbinski

Mad Love

Release year: 2011

Directed by: Antonia Bird

April 24, 2011: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on April 24, 2011 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

Live Wire by Harlan Coben

Live Wire

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#1 New York Times bestseller Harlan Coben exposes another side to Myron Bolitar, a sports agent in this thrilling thriller Lex escapes after Suzze T, a former tennis star, and Lex, her rock star husband, receives a Facebook question asking …

The Pale King by David Foster Wallace

The Pale King

By:

The IRS Regional Examination Center in Peoria (Illinois) agents look ordinary enough for David Foster Wallace, a newly arrived trainee.

Mystery by Jonathan Kellerman

Mystery

By:

Long-time customers Alex Delaware and Robin Castagna are sad to see the Fauborg Hotel close in Beverly Hills. They used to go there for cocktails.

The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connell

The Lincoln Lawyer

By:

Movie: Attorney wins his first client high-paying; trouble begins.

Moonwalking With Einstein by Joshua Foer

Moonwalking With Einstein

By:

This blockbuster sensation charts an incredible journey of the mind and revolutionizes our notion of memory. Moonwalking With Einstein is an instant bestseller that is poised for greatness.

April 24, 2011: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on April 24, 2011 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II – Retribution

Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II – Retribution

Platform: Microsoft Windows, Cloud (OnLive)

Genre: Tactical role-playing game, Real-time tactics (Campaign, The Last Stand), Real-time strategy (Skirmish)

Publisher: THQ (former) Sega (current)

Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat

Marvel Super Hero Squad: Comic Combat

Platform: Wii, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Fighting, Beat 'em up

Publisher: THQ Vivendi Games

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: Square Enix

Nicktoons MLB

Nicktoons MLB

Platform: Xbox 360, Wii, Nintendo DS, Nintendo 3DS

Genre: Baseball game

Publisher: 2K Play

Dance Dance Revolution Freedom

Dance Dance Revolution Freedom

Platform: iOS

Genre: Music

Publisher: Konami

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Who was the US President on April 24, 2011?

On April 24, 2011 the US President was Barack Obama (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 24, 2011?

On April 24, 2011 the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on April 24, 2011?

On April 24, 2011 the Pope was Benedict XVI.

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What is special about April 24th?

April 24th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 24th day of the month of April. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on April 24th, such as:

  • 2019 - At least 60 people have been killed by floods and mudslides that occurred in durban, south africa, and the surrounding kwazulu-natal region.
  • 2018 - Protests at the gaza border in 2018: israel defense forces arrest two terrorists who attempted to cross gaza's border into israel armed with a knife & a grenade.
  • 2017 - 2017 camp shaheen attack - the afghan minister for defense, abdullah habibi, and qadam shah shahim (the chief of staff of afghanistan's afghan national army) resigned following a taliban attack at camp shaheen, near mazar-i-sharif, that left over 140 people dead.

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What happened in 2011?

2011 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Heritage Numismatic Auctions, Tampa, Florida conducts coin auctions at FUN Convention (January 9-9).
  • Heritage Auction Galleries holds its Heritage Auctions Signature currency auction at the Florida United Numismatists convention, Tampa, Florida. A Series 1861 US10 demand paper, handwritten "for" the only known one, VG-8, goes for $109,250.
  • US Mint Director Edmund Moy resigns.

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What was the calendar for April 2011?

April 2011 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with April being the 4th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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