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This Week In History: 'Dark Knight' Hits Theaters, Shakira, Mariah Carey & More

We look back at all the awesome moments in pop culture history from July 18-24

Who knew this week of July was filled with historic music greatest and unforgettable pop culture moments. In the latest episode of Fuse's This Week in History series, we take a look back at all the memorable events that occurred from July 18 through July 24.

  • Nelson Mandela was born on July 18, 1918
  • Mariah Carey crashed MTV's TRL set and had an ice cream meltdown in 2001
  • On July 18, 2008 Dark Knight changed the way we viewed Batman and debuted with $158 million
  • Lauryn Hill taped her classic MTV Unplugged session
  • Shakira became the first person to accumulate 100 million Facebook likes
  • The world-reknowned music festival, Lollapalozza, turns 25 and was originally formed as a farewell tour for Jane's Addiction

Check here to see if your favorite artists are apart of the Lollapalozza lineup this year.

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