Yearbook, July 6: London gets Olympics
July, 6, 2012
By Patrick Dorsey | ESPN.com
AP Photo/Jane MingayJuly 6, 2005: Some 20 days from now, the 2012 London Olympics will begin. But on this day seven years ago, the whole journey started -- with the International Olympic Committee giving England's signature city the Games ahead of fellow finalist Paris.
And oh, were these Londoners in Trafalgar Square pleased.