February 2011 calendar

February 2011

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in February 2011.
The US president was Barack Obama (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was David Cameron (Conservative), Pope Benedict XVI was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on February 2011: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 2011?


  • 01 Feb 2011 Protests in Egypt 2011
  • 02 Feb 2011 Protests in Egypt 2011:
  • 03 Feb 2011 Regional authorities are given all available IPv4 blocks.
  • 04 Feb 2011 Protests in Egypt 2011:
  • 05 Feb 2011 Protests in Egypt 2011:
  • 06 Feb 2011 Protests in Egypt 2011:
  • 07 Feb 2011 Stand-off at the Cambodian-Thai Border
  • 08 Feb 2011 Witnesses claim that the US sent a spy drone to Loder in south Yemen, but witnesses say it was destroyed by Al-Qaeda.
  • 09 Feb 2011 Somali pirates capture an oil supertanker off Oman's coast
  • 10 Feb 2011 Protests in Egypt 2011:
  • 11 Feb 2011 After 18 days of protests, the Egyptian Revolution culminates with Hosni Mubarak's resignation and the transfer to the Supreme Military Council.
  • 12 Feb 2011 2010-2011 Algerian protests:
  • 13 Feb 2011 India will withdraw 10,000 troops from Jammu & Kashmir this year, and resume peace negotiations.
  • 14 Feb 2011 The 2011 Bahraini uprising began.
  • 15 Feb 2011 The 2011 Sacagawea Native American Dollar is launched by the US Mint in Plymouth, Massachusetts.
  • 16 Feb 2011 Piracy
  • 17 Feb 2011 2011 Bahraini protests:
  • 18 Feb 2011 Yesterday, more than a thousand non-citizen Kuwaiti residents demonstrated to demand rights for Kuwaiti citizens.
  • 19 Feb 2011 2011 Libyan Civil War:
  • 20 Feb 2011 Arab Spring
  • 21 Feb 2011 Arab Spring
  • 22 Feb 2011 Christchurch, New Zealand, is struck by a 6.3 magnitude earthquake at just 5 km from the surface. It causes widespread destruction and kills hundreds.
  • 23 Feb 2011 Libyan civil war 2011
  • 24 Feb 2011 Final Launch of Space Shuttle Discovery
  • 25 Feb 2011 The Fianna Fail-led government in Ireland suffered the worst defeat of any sitting government since 1921, when the Irish state was formed.
  • 26 Feb 2011 Libyan civil war 2011
  • 27 Feb 2011 Six people are killed during a failed coup attempt against the presidential palace of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
  • 28 Feb 2011 Arab Spring
  • 11 Feb 2011 Arab Spring: The first wave of the Egyptian revolution culminates in the resignation of Hosni Mubarak and the transfer of power to the Supreme Military Council after 17 days of protests.
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Which were the top hits in February 2011?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Grenadeyoutube
  2. - Black And Yellow
  3. - Born This Way
  4. - Fireworkyoutube
  5. - F**kin' Perfect


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?


Which were the most popular books released in February 2011?

Swamplandia! by Karen Russell



A New York Times Best Book of the yearOne of Granta’s Best Young American NovelistsSelected to the New Yorker’s 20 Under 40Nominated For the Orange Prize Thirteen-year old Ava Bigtree has died

The Sentry by Robert Crais

The Sentry


Joe Pike saves the life of a man. The man's family is oddly bitter after Joe Pike saves his life. Perhaps they aren't who they seem, even the seductive Dru.

The Inner Circle by Brad Meltzer

The Inner Circle


Stories are not known by everyone. Hidden stories. These stories are my favorite. Because I work at the National Archives, those stories are my livelihood.

The Help by Kathryn Stockett

The Help


Aibileen, a black maid from 1962 Jackson, Mississippi is now unable to keep her bitterness in check. Minny, her friend, has never been able to keep her mouth shut. But now she must keep secrets about her employer which leave …

The Hidden Reality by Brian Greene

The Hidden Reality


The Elegant Universe and The Fabric of the Cosmos are bestsellers. They tackle the most difficult question in modern physics, cosmology and cosmology: Is the universe the only universe?