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"Grown Ups 2" is released in the US

Grown Ups 2 is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan and co-produced by Adam Sandler, who also starred in the film. It is the sequel to the 2010 film Grown Ups. The film co-stars Kevin James, Chris Rock, David Spade, Nick Swardson, and Salma Hayek.

45th San Diego Comic-Con International opens

San Diego Comic-Con International is a multigenre entertainment and comic convention held annually in San Diego, California, United States. An estimated 130,000 attendees visited the 45th edition of the convention, which celebrated the 75th anniversary of both Marvel Comics and the first Batman comic book.

Roman Polanski is declared a free man

Polanski was arrested while in Switzerland at the request of United States authorities. The Swiss, however, rejected the United States' request, declared Polanski a "free man" and released him from custody. He remains the subject of an Interpol red notice issued in 2005 at the request of the United States.

Angeline Jolie gives birth to twins

For the two weeks, she spent in a seaside hospital in Nice, France, reporters, and photographers camped outside on the promenade. The first pictures of Knox and Vivienne were jointly sold to People and Hello! for a reported $14 million—the most expensive celebrity photographs ever taken.

"Courage Under Fire" is released in the US

Courage Under Fire is a 1996 American war film directed by Edward Zwick, and starring Denzel Washington and Meg Ryan. It is the second collaboration between Washington and director Zwick. The film received mostly positive reviews.

Enrique Iglesias releases his first album, "Enrique Iglesias"

Enrique Iglesias is the eponymous debut studio album recorded by Spanish singer-songwriter Enrique Iglesias. The album was produced by Spanish songwriter and record producer Rafael Pérez-Botija. The album was a big success and topped Latin charts, and was also recorded in Portuguese and Italian.

The movie "Die Hard" is first released

Die Hard is an American action film directed by John McTiernan and written by Steven E. de Souza and Jeb Stuart. It was produced by the Gordon Company and Silver Pictures. The film follows off-duty New York City Police Department officer John McClane who is caught in a Los Angeles skyscraper during a Christmas Eve heist led by Hans Gruber.

The gameshow Family Feud debuts

Family Feud is an American television game show created by Mark Goodson where two families compete to name the most popular responses to survey questions in order to win cash and prizes. It is considered a spin-off of Match Game, whose panel included original host Richard Dawson.

Disco Demolition Night takes place at Comiskey Park

Disco Demolition Night was an ill-fated baseball promotion at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois. At the climax of the event, a crate filled with disco records was blown up on the field between games of the twi-night doubleheader between the Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers.

Zager and Evans start a six week run at #1 on the US singles chart

"In the Year 2525" is a hit song by the American pop-rock duo of Zager and Evans. It reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for six weeks commencing. It also peaked at number one in the UK Singles Chart for three weeks in August and September that year.

Ray Charles is at #1 on the UK singles chart

"I Can't Stop Loving You" was covered by Ray Charles in 1962, featured on Charles' Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music, and released as a single. Charles' version reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 for five weeks. This version went to number one on the U.S. R&B and Adult Contemporary charts.

Elvis Presley signs a recording contract with Sun Records

Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, and relocated to Memphis, Tennessee, with his family when he was 13 years old. His music career began there in 1954, recording at Sun Records with producer Sam Phillips, who wanted to bring the sound of African American music to a wider audience.

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