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July 21, 2012 9:40AM
St. Paul's Cathedral is seen in the distance as the Olympic rings hang from the Tower Bridge in London. Opening ceremonies for the 2012 London Olympics will be held Friday, July 27 Charlie Riedel | AP Photo
The 2012 Summer Olympics will begin in London on Friday, July 27.
The games, which last two weeks, will open with a specatular opening ceremonies, including a peformance by Paul McCartney, that is expected to be viewed by more than a billion people around the globe.