This is the part 2 of the year in brief for 2011.
9th March 2011- Space Shuttle Discovery makes its final landing after 39 flights.
11th March 2011- An earthquake measuring 9.0 in magnitude strikes 130 km (80 miles) east of Sendai, Japan, triggering a tsunami killing thousands of people. This event also triggered the second largest nuclear accident in history, and one of only two events to be classified as a Level 7 on the International Nuclear Event Scale.
12th March 2011- A reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant melts and explodes and releases radioactivity into the atmosphere a day after Japan's earthquake.
1st April 2011- After protests against the burning of the Quran turned violent, a mob attacked a United Nations compound in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan and killed thirteen people, including eight foreign workers.
9th April 2011- A gunman murdered five people, injured eleven, and committed suicide in a mall in the Netherlands.
11th April 2011- Minsk Metro bombing
- Fidel Castro resigns from the Communist Party of Cuba's central committee after 45 years of holding the title.
23rd April 2011- Zach Daniels defeated Rick Michaels to become the new TNT Heavyweight Champion.
25th April 2011- At least 300 people killed in deadliest tornado outbreak in the Southern United States since the 1974 Super Outbreak.
27th April 2011- The deadliest day of the 2011 Super outbreak of tornadoes, the largest tornado outbreak, in United States history.
29th April 2011- Wedding of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Kate Middleton.