Aug 30 Gallery: The 2012 Opening Ceremony

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Fireworks light up the stadium as the Paralympic Cauldron burns during the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Paralympics at the Olympic Stadium on August 29, 2012 in London, England.

Aug. 30, 2012, 9:30 a.m. (ET)

The city of London wowed athletes and spectators with an amazing Opening Ceremony to officially start the 2012 Paralympic Games.