San Diego Comic-Con History

Events in Film & TV

  • 1970-03-21 1st San Diego Comic-Con International opens at U.S. Grant Hotel
  • 1970-08-01 2nd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at U.S. Grant Hotel
  • 1971-08-06 3rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Muir College, University of California
  • 1972-08-18 4th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1973-08-16 5th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Sheraton Hotel, Harbor Island
  • 1974-07-31 6th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1975-07-30 7th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1975-11-07 8th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1976-07-21 9th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1977-07-20 10th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1978-07-26 11th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1979-08-01 12th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at U.S. Grant Hotel
  • 1980-07-30 13th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at U.S. Grant Hotel
  • 1981-07-23 14th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at El Cortez Hotel
  • 1982-07-08 15th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego
  • 1983-08-04 16th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego

  • 1984-06-28 17th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego
  • 1985-08-01 18th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego
  • 1986-07-31 19th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego
  • 1987-08-06 20th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Holiday Inn
  • 1988-08-04 21st San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Omni Hotel
  • 1989-08-03 22nd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Omni Hotel
  • 1990-08-02 23rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Holiday Inn
  • 1991-07-04 24th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Pan Pacific Hotel
  • 1992-08-13 25th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at DoubleTree Hotel
  • 1993-08-19 26th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Doubletree Hotel
  • 1994-08-04 27th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hyatt Regency
  • 1995-07-27 28th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 1996-07-04 29th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 1997-07-17 30th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 1998-08-13 31st San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 1999-08-13 32nd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2000-07-20 33rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2001-07-19 34th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2002-08-01 35th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2003-07-17 36th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2004-07-22 37th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2005-07-14 38th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2006-07-20 39th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2007-07-26 40th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2008-07-24 41st San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2009-07-23 42nd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2010-07-22 43rd San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2011-07-21 44th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2012-07-12 45th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2013-07-18 46th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center
  • 2014-07-24 47th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at San Diego Convention Center

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2015-07-09 48th San Diego Comic-Con begins (till 12th) - includes preview of new Star Wars film by J.J. Abrams

Director, TV Producer and Writer J. J. Abrams
Director, TV Producer and Writer
J. J. Abrams
Actor Adam Driver
Actor
Adam Driver