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24th June – On This Day In History

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Born:

1895 Jack Dempsey (Heavyweight boxing champion, known as Kid Blackie)

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Died:

1712 Simon van der Stel (Governor of The Cape Colony)

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On This Day:

1441 Eton College founded by King Henry VI

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Have a good Sunday, 24th June

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31st May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1819 Walt Whitman (poet)

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Died:

1983 Jack Dempsey (heavyweight boxing champion)

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On This Day:

1920 Union of South Africa declares its independence (from Britain)

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Have a good Thursday, 31st May

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31st May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1930 Clint Eastwood (actor – Dirty Harry etc)

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Died:

1983 Jack Dempsey (heavy weight boxer / actor)

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On This Day:

1902 Boer war end with the British annexing the Transvaal

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Have a good Tuesday, 31st May

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31st May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1930 Clint Eastwood (actor)

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Died:

1982 Jack Dempsey (heavyweight boxing champion and actor)

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On This Day:

1961 Union of South Africa becomes a republic

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Have a restful Sunday, 31st May

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