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31st December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1937 Anthony Hopkins (actor – Silence Of The Lambs)

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Died:

2015 Natalie Cole (singer)

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On This Day:

1983 Brunei gains independence (from Britain)

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Have a good Monday, 31st December

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29th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1972 Jude Law (actor – The Talented Mr Ripley)

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Died:

2012 Tony Greig (England cricket captain and commentator)

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On This Day:

1845 Texas admitted as the 28th State of the USA

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Have a good Saturday, 29th December

28th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1954 Denzel Washington (actor – St Elsewhere)

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Died:

1734 Rob Roy (Scottish hero)

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On This Day:

1846 Iowa becomes the 29th State of the USA

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Have a good Friday, 28th December

26th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1986 Kit Harrington (actor – Game of Thrones)

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Died:

2001 Nigel Hawthorne (actor)

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On This Day:

1982 TIME announces that its Man Of The Year is a computer

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Have a good Wednesday, 26th December

21st December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1948 Samuel L Jackson (actor)

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Died:

1940 F Scott Fitzgerald (author – The Great Gatsby)

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On This Day:

1923 Nepal becomes independent (was a British Protectorate) 

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Have a good Friday, 21st December

17th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1953 Bill Pullman (actor – Independence Day)

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Died:

2011 Kim Jong – il (Supreme Leader of North Korea)

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On This Day:

1538 King Henry VIII is officially excommunicated by Pope Paul II

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Have a good Monday, 17th December

13th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1929 Christopher Plummer (actor)

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Died:

2006 Lamar Hunt (NFL owner – KC Chiefs)

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On This Day:

1643 The Battle of Alton, in Hampshire, takes place (English Civil War)

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Have a good Thursday, 13th December