On this day: July 15

Published On: Jul 10 2013 03:20:40 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 15 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Jerusalem falls to the Crusaders, the Rosetta Stone is uncovered, Napoleon surrenders, the Nintendo Entertainment System debuts in Japan, and Psy unleashes "Gangnam Style" on the Internet, all on this day.

OTD July 15 - Harry Potter
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2009: "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," the sixth film in the movie franchise, is released in theaters. It proved to be an instant success, breaking the record for the biggest single-day worldwide gross of all time with $104 million. In five days the film made $394 million, breaking the record for highest five-day worldwide gross in history. With a total worldwide gross of $934 million, it became the eighth highest grossing movie of all time and the second highest-grossing film of 2009, behind "Avatar."

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