History. It happened today in Barcelona on 25th July

It happened today in Barcelona

25th July 

25th July 1992

On Saturday 25th July 1992 the opening ceremony of the 1992 Summer Olympics took place at Estadi Olímpic de Montjuïc, Barcelona, Spain, during which the Games were formally opened by Spanish King Juan Carlos I. The opening ceremony took place at the Estadi Olímpic Lluís Companys, which was specially renovated for the occasion. The ceremony featured various performances, cultural displays, and the parade of athletes from participating countries. This marked the start of sixteen days of sporting events, cultural celebrations, and international camaraderie as athletes from around the world competed in various sports disciplines across different venues in Barcelona and its surrounding areas. The 1992 Barcelona Olympics were particularly notable for showcasing the Barcelona's revitalization and its emergence as a global tourist destination following years of preparation and investment in infrastructure.

July 25, 1986

Miles Davis performed at Poble Espanyol on Montjuic hill on July 25, 1986 in Barcelona, Spain

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