What happened Nov 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.

What was hot in 2011?

Billboard Year-End Hot 100 singles of 2011

No. Title Artist(s)
1 “Rolling in the Deep” Adele
2 “Party Rock Anthem” LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and GoonRock
3 “Firework” Katy Perry
4 “E.T.” Katy Perry featuring Kanye West

What was happening in June 2011?

Bruins Beat Canucks for Stanley Cup (June 16): The Boston Bruins beat the Vancouver Canucks 4? 0 in a decisive Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals. Whitey Bulger Is Arrested (June 22): Legendary Boston crime boss, James “Whitey” Bulger is found and arrested by federal authorities in Santa Monica, Calif.

What happened in the year 2011?

The events that defined 2011, from the death of Bin Laden to Occupy Wall St. Dec. 20, 2011 — intro: It was a year of popular uprisings in Egypt, Libya, Syria, of devastation from drought and tsunami, and at home, of gridlock and stalemate in Washington.

What does 2011 stand for?

2011 (MMXI) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2011th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 11th year of the 3rd millennium, the 11th year of the 21st century, and the 2nd year of the 2010s decade. 2011 was designated as:

What was the most important story of 2011?

The earthquake and tsunami in Japan was chosen by Guardian readers as the most important story of 2011. In an exceptional year of news, the hardest question for anyone to answer when trying to select the top stories of 2011 was what to leave out. This rang true even when trying to select each day’s story for our interactive of the year in review.

What major events happened in 2011 in South America?

June 4 – Chile’s Puyehue volcano erupts, causing air traffic cancellations across South America, New Zealand and Australia, and forcing over 3,000 people to evacuate. June 26 – July 17 – The 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup takes place in Germany and is won by Japan.