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2nd January – On This Day In History

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Born:

1973 Chris Woodruff (tennis player)

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Died:

1977 Erroll Garner (pianist – Misty)

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On This Day:

1919 Lithuania gains independence

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Have a good Wednesday, 2nd January

31st December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1937 Anthony Hopkins (actor – Silence Of The Lambs)

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Died:

2015 Natalie Cole (singer)

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On This Day:

1983 Brunei gains independence (from Britain)

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Have a good Monday, 31st December

15th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

37 Nero (Roman Emperor)

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Died:

1944 Glenn Miller (band leader)

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On This Day:

2001 The Leaning Tower of Pisa reopens (after 11 years and $27 000 000 spent to fortify it without rectifying its lean)

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Have a good Saturday, 15th December

 

5th November – On This Day In History

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Born:

1959 Bryan Adams (singer)

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Died:

1956 Art Tatum (jazz pianist)

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On This Day:

1605 The Gunpowder Plot – Catholic conspirators attempt to blow up King James 1 and parliament. Guy Fawkes caught, tortured and later executed.

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Have a good Monday, 5th November

4th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1901 Louis Armstrong (jazz musician – trumpeter)

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Died:

1875 Hans Christian Andersen (author if fairy tales – The Ugly Duckling)

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On This Day:

1984 Republic of Upper Volta changes to become Burkina Faso 

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Have a good Saturday, 4th August

4th June – On This Day In History

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Born:

1971 Noah Wyle (actor)

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Died:

2004 Steve Lacy (saxophonist) 

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On This Day:

1927 First Ryder Cup played (US beats England 9.5 to 2.5)

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Have a good Monday, 4th June

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2nd January – On This Day In History

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Born:

1920 Isaac Asimov (scientist and sci-fi author – I Robot)

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Died:

1977 Erroll Garner (jazz pianist – Misty)

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On This Day:

1919 Lithuania gains independence 

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Have a good Tuesday, 2nd January

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