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29th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1956 Patti Scialfa (singer, East Street Band and married to Bruce Springsteen)

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Died:

1833 William Wilberforce (abolitionist) 

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On This Day:

1938 The first appearance of “Dennis The Menace”

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Have a good Sunday, 29th July

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14th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1910 William Hanna (cartoonist – Tom & Jerry, Scooby Doo)

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Died:

1881 Billy The Kid (infamous outlaw)

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On This Day:

1789 Bastille Day (the start of the French Revolution with the fall of the Bastille Prison)

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Have a good Saturday, 14th July

 

9th June – On This Day In History

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Born:

1781 George Stephenson (engineer known as the Father of Railways)

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Died:

1870 Charles Dickens (author – Oliver Twist, Tales of Two Cities etc)

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On This Day:

1934 Donald Duck makes his first appearance (in The Wise Little Hen)

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Have a good Saturday, 9th June

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12th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1809 Abraham Lincoln (16th President of the USA)

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Died:

2000 Charles Shulz (cartoonist – Peanuts, Charlie Brown)

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On This Day:

1818 Chile gains independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Monday, 12th February

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10th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1950 Mark Spitz (Olympic Gold Medalist swimmer)

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Died:

2005 Arthur Miller (playwright) 

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On This Day:

1940 Tom and Jerry cartoon debuts 

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Have a good Saturday, 10th February

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5th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1901 Walt Disney (co-founder of Walt Disney Company)

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Died:

1784 Phillis Wheatley (poet and first African – American woman to be published)

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On This Day:

1974 The final episode of Monty Python’s Flying Circus is aired

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Have a good Tuesday, 5th December

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3rd December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1857 Joseph Conrad (author – Heart Of Darkness)

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Died:

1991 Alex Graham (cartoonist – Fred Basset)

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On This Day:

1818 Illinois becomes the 21st State of the USA

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Have a good Sunday, 3rd December

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