classics

14th November – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1840 Claude Monet (artist – Water Lilies)

cm

 

Died:

2014 Glen Larson (TV producer & writer – Battlestar Galactica)

gl

 

On This Day:

1851 Moby Dick (Herman Melville) first published

md

 

Have a good Tuesday, 14th November

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

 

Advertisements

13th November – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1850 Robert Louis Stevenson (author of Treasure Island)

rs

 

Died:

2007 John Doherty (footballer) 

jd

 

On This Day:

1982 Vietnam War Memorial (Washington) dedicated

vw

 

Have a good Monday, 13th November

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

25th October – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1881 Pablo Picasso (artist)

pp

 

Died:

1400 Geoffrey Chaucer (author – Canterbury Tales)

gc

 

On This Day:

1900 Britain annexes Boer South African Republic, renames it Transvaal Colony 

tv

 

Have a good Wednesday, 25th October

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

19th October – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1940 Michael Gambon (actor – Dumbledore)

mg

 

Died:

1745 Jonathan Swift (author – Gulliver’s Travels)

js

 

On This Day:

1872 Largest gold nugget ever found discovered in Australia (Holtermann Nugget, 270 kg)

hn

 

Have a good Thursday, 19th October

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

17th October – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1915 Arthur Miller (playwright – Death Of A Salesman)

am

 

Died:

2015 Howard Kendall (footballer and manager)

hk

 

On This Day:

1918 Yugoslavia proclaims itself a republic

yg

 

Have a good Tuesday, 17th October

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

 

15th October – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1920 Mario Puzo (author – “The Godfather”)

mp

 

Died:

2011 Betty Driver (actress)

bd

 

On This Day:

1880 Koln Cathedral completed (took 633 years)

kc

 

Have a good Sunday, 15th October

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

28th September – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

551 BC Confucius (Chinese philosopher) 

cf

 

Died:

1891 Herman Melville (author – Moby Dick)

hm

 

On This Day:

1950 Indonesia joins the United Nations (becomes the 50th member)

in

 

Have a good Thursday, 28th September

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts