What happened this day in history November 11, 2001

What are the important events that happened on November 11, 2001? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

November 11, 2001: Facts & Myths About This Day

November 11, 2001 is the 315th day of the year 2001 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 50 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is October 29, 2001 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 279,288 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘trihectadecapentagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Quarter every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $1,707.25. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Scorpio is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Topaz is the modern birthstone for this month. Pearl is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Snake is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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November 11, 2001 Historical Events

  • 2001
    Journalists Pierre Billaud, Johanne Sutton and Volker Handloik are killed in Afghanistan during an attack on the convoy they are traveling in.

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