# What happened on January 11th 2011?

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## What was the first day of January 2011?

View the month calendar of January 2011 including week numbers.

January 2011.

January 1 New Year’s Day
January 17 Martin Luther King Day
January 24 Belly Laugh Day

### What’s special about January 11th?

This Day in History: January 11

On this day in 1935, Amelia Earhart, one of the world’s most celebrated aviators, made the first successful solo flight from Hawaii to California, a distance longer than that from the United States to Europe. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.

### Why is it called January?

January was named after Janus, the Roman god of beginnings and transitions, while February’s name is believed to stem from Februa, an ancient festival dedicated to ritual springtime cleaning and washing.

### How many Sundays were there in 2011?

There are exactly 52 Sundays in the year 2011.

## Is January a woman’s name?

The name January is both a boy’s name and a girl’s name meaning “month name”.

### How many Wednesdays were there in 2011?

There are exactly 52 Wednesdays in the year 2011. The answer to this question is not always simple. Most of the time, it will equal the number of weeks in a year, but that’s only true for some of the days of the week. Most years have 365 days, but a leap year has 366 days.

### Does any month have 5 Sundays?

July 2022 has 5 Fridays, 5 Saturdays, and 5 Sundays. This happens only once every 823 years.

Which of the following year will have a similar calendar to the year 2011? Years with Same Calendar as 2011

Years with same starting weekday and equal number of days to 2011
Year Compared to year 2011 Since last
2011 selected year + 6 years
2022 11 years after + 11 years
2033 22 years after + 11 years

## What major world events happened in 2011?

United States — June Spacecraft Launches

• Bomb blast hits the city of Oslo.
• United States Gabrielle Giffords.
• United Kingdom Rioting across parts of London.
• United States tornado Joplin, Missouri.
• United States “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell”

### What is celebrated on 1st January?

New Year’s Day is a festival observed in most of the world on 1 January, the first day of the year in the modern Gregorian calendar.

### What was 2011 known for?

Overview. The threat of nuclear disaster in Japan and the killing of Osama bin Laden by Navy SEALs were two of the breaking news stories that captured the greatest amount of public attention in 2011. But Americans also kept a steady watch on the economy at home.

### What fun facts happened in 2011?

2011’s biggest pop culture moments

• Charlie Sheen’s meltdown. Perhaps no star had a wilder roller coaster ride in 2011 than Charlie Sheen.
• The Oscar host fiasco.
• The Royal Wedding.
• The success of Bridesmaids.
• Oprah’s final episode.
• Harry Potter ends.
• Friday Night Lights says goodbye.

### Is January 3rd a holiday?

2022 Daily Holidays that fall on January 3, include:

Festival of Sleep Day. Fruitcake Toss Day. Handsel Day – January 3, 2022 (First Monday in January)

What is celebrated January 2nd? NATIONAL SCIENCE FICTION DAY – January 2 – National Day Calendar.

What happened in 2011 in the UK? 26 March – hundreds of thousands of people marched in London against government budget cuts with the protests later turning violent. The 2011 United Kingdom census was conducted. A 47-year-old taxi driver, Christopher Halliwell, was charged with the murder of Sian O’Callaghan.

What was happening in November 2011? 2011 Syrian uprising: At least 20 people and 13 soldiers are killed in ongoing fighting in the city of Homs. (Reuters) President of Syria Bashar al-Assad agrees with the Arab League to end the crackdown on the uprising in Syria, releasing political prisoners and allowing international news agencies back into Syria.

## Is January 11 a special day?

January 11th also marks National Hot Toddy Day and National Milk Day.

### What happened in the summer of 2011 in the United States?

The 2011 North American heat wave was a deadly summer 2011 heat wave that affected the Southern Plains, the Midwestern United States, Eastern Canada, the Northeastern United States, and much of the Eastern Seaboard, and had Heat index/Humidex readings reaching upwards of 131 °F (55 °C).

### Who is born on January 11th?

More celebrities with birthdays today

Actor Phyllis Logan (“Downton Abbey”) is 66. Guitarist Vicki Peterson of The Bangles is 64. Actor Kim Coles (“Living Single”) is 60. Former child actor Dawn Lyn (“My Three Sons”) is 59.

### Who died in January 11?

Deaths: January 11

• Tato Bores. Actor | La Argentina de Tato.
• Ángel Goded. Cinematographer | Frida, naturaleza viva.
• Ariel Sharon. Self | Ben Gurion Zoher.
• César Bertrand. Writer | Humor a la italiana.
• David Margulies. Actor | Ghostbusters.
• David Vine. Actor | A Bucket o’ French & Saunders.
• Éric Rohmer.
• Fernando Luján.

## What is celebrated on 13th January?

January 13th also marks National Gluten-Free day and National Rubber Ducky Day.

### What is celebrated 15th January?

Army Day is celebrated on 15 January every year in India, in recognition of Field Marshal Kodandera M. Cariappa’s (then a Lieutenant General) taking over as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army from General Francis Roy Bucher , the last British Commander-in-Chief of India, on 15 January 1949.

### Is January a male or female name?

Jan (name)

 Origin Gender Unisex (Gender-Neutral) Word/name Hebrew Meaning “YHWH has been gracious” Other names

Who are the 12 months named after? Tradition had it that Romulus named the first month, Martius, after his own father, Mars, the god of war. This month was followed by Aprilis, Maius, and Iunius, names derived from deities or aspects of Roman culture.

## What happened in the year 2011 in India?

2 April – India beat Sri Lanka and wins the 2011 Cricket World Cup. Dorjee Khandu, Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh since 2007, dies in a helicopter crash. Anna Hazare undertakes fast for Jan Lokpal Bill at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi. Supreme Court grants bail to civil rights activist Binayak Sen.