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12th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1949 Mark Knopfler (guitarist, Dire Straits) 

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Died

30 BC Cleopatra (last of the Ptolemaic Dynasty of Egypt)

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On This Day:

1833 The town of Chicago is incorporated

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Have a good Saturday, 12th August

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3rd May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1903 Bing Crosby (actor and singer)

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Died:

1994 Richard Scarry (author and illustrator of children’s books)

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On This Day:

1973 The Seers Tower, Chicago, at the time the world’s tallest building, is completed

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Have a good Wednesday, 3rd May

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21st August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1891 Bugs Moran (gangster)

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Died:

1940 Leon Trotsky (Russian revolutionary)

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On This Day:

1947 1st Little League World Series (won by Maynard Midgets)

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Have a good Sunday, 21st August 

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12th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1949 Mark Knopfler (guitarist – Dire Straits)

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Died:

30BC Cleopatra (Egyptian ruler)

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On This Day:

1833 The town of Chicago incorporated

 

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Have a good Friday, 12th August

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3rd May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1919 Pete Seeger (country music writer and performer)

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Died:

1882 Jesse James (outlaw)

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On This Day

1973 Sears Tower (Chicago – then the world’s tallest building, completed)

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Have a good Tuesday, 3rd May

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13th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1944 Peter Cetera (musician)

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Died:

1996 Tupac Shakur (rapper)

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On This Day:

1979 Venda is granted independence by South Africa (although only South Africa recognises Venda as an independent country)

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Have a good Sunday, 13th September

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