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3rd August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1940 Martin Sheen (actor – The West Wing)

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Died:

1924 Joseph Conrad (author – Heart Of Darkness)

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On This Day:

1492 Christopher Columbus sets sail on his first voyage to find “The Indies”

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Have a good Friday, 3rd August

 

24th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1802 Alexander Dumas (author – The Three Musketeers)

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Died:

1980 Peter Sellers (actor & comedian – The Pink Panther)

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On This Day:

1927 The Menin Gate is unveiled in Ypres (memorial to those who are missing in the battlefields of Flanders in World War 1)

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Have a good Tuesday, 24th July

21st July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1899 Ernest Hemingway (author – The Old Man And The Sea)

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Died:

1796 Robert Burns (poet)

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On This Day:

1831 Belgium gains its independence (from Netherlands)

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Have a good Saturday, 21st July

 

 

7th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1812 Charles Dickens (author – Oliver Twist)

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Died:

2005 Bob Turner (ice hockey player, Canada)

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On This Day:

1831 Belgium adopts its constitution 

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Have a good Wednesday, 7th February

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3rd August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1940 Martin Sheen (actor – The West Wing)

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Died:

1924 Joseph Conrad (author – Heart Of Darkness)

 

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On This Day:

1798 Battle of the Nile (Nelson forces French fleet to surrender)

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Have a good Thursday, 3rd August

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24th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1897 Amelia Earhart (first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic)

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Died:

1980 Peter Sellers (actor & comedian)

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On This Day:

1927 The Menin Gate is unveiled in Ypres 

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Have a good Monday, 24th July

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7th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1812 Charles Dickens (classical author – Oliver Twist, David Copperfield)

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Died:

2015 Billy Casper (golfer – three times PGA Player of the Year)

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On This Day:

1831 Belgium adopts its constitution

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Have a good Tuesday, 7th February

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21st July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1899 Ernest Hemingway (author)

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Died:

1796 Robert Burns (poet – Auld Lang Syne)

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On This Day:

1831 Belgium gains its independence from the Netherlands

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Have a good Thursday, 21st July

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7th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1812 Charles Dickens (author – Oliver Twist etc)

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Died:

1959 Guitar Slim (real name Eddie Jones, rocker)

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On This Day:

1831 Belgium adopts its constitution

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Have a good Sunday, 7th February

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