Highlights in Fandom History – July
Topic: Highlights in Fandom History – July
Today, I will highlight interesting events in “fandom” history during the month of July for the following fandoms:
July 1, 1979: Sony Walkman is first introduced in Japan
On July 21, 2007: The final book in the Harry Potter series: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is released (and I was one of those throughout the world who bought it right at midnight)!
On July 17, 1944: Disneyland Opens.
On July 12, 1989: Star Tours Opens at Tokyo Disneyland (picture above is from our trip to Tokyo Disney in 2008!)