Happy 35th Birthday Star Wars

ENTERTAINMENT Today marks the 35th anniversary of the original Star Wars movie being released. The passion that so many people still have for Star Wars still goes strong.

The Star Wars franchise has been a record breaking empire evolving into an animated TV series to plenty of toys, memorabilia and merchandise. George Lucas came up with the idea of Star Wars after being unable to produce a film bringing back back “Flash Gordon” due to the rights of the property being secured.

Here’s a very detailed timeline of last 35 years for Star Wars.

Infographic courtesy of Newsarama.

Where were you the first time you watched Star Wars?