London Olympics' Opening Ceremonies (44 images)

Photos from the Opening Ceremonies of the London 2012 Summer Olympics on July 27, 2012 in Stafford, London. The show, created by Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle, celebrates England's history through the use of pop-culture and history. UPI/Pat Benic
Updated: July 28, 2012 at 11:42 AM
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The Olympic rings drip foreworks during the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Summer Olympics, July 27, 2012, in London. The ceremony, welcoming more than 10,000 athletes from 204 nations, was a celebration of the hundreds of years of British history and culture. UPI/Mike Theiler
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