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13th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

100 BC Julius Caesar (Roman general and leader)

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Died:

2014 Nadine Gordimer (author & Novel laureate) 

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On This Day:

2016 Theresa May is elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May smiles during a bilateral meeting with Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos at 10 Downing Street in London

 

Have a good Friday, 13th July

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15th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1935 Jimmy Swaggart (TV evangelist)

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Died:

44 BC Julius Caesar (Roman leader – assassinated)

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On This Day:

1820 Maine admitted as the 23rd State of the USA

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Have a good Thursday, 15th March

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13th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

100 BC Julius Caesar (Roman politician and general)

jc

 

Died:

2014 Nadine Gordimer (author and Nobel laureate) 

ng

 

On This Day:

2016 Theresa May elected PM of Britain by Conservative Part MP’s

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Have a good Thursday, 13th July

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15th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1962 Terence Trent D’Arby (musician)

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Died:

44BC Julius Caesar (Roman General and leader)

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On This Day:

1820 Maine admitted as the 23rd State of the USA

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Have a good Wednesday, 15th March

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13th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

100 BC Julius Caesar (Roman Emperor and general)

jc

 

Died:

2014 Nadine Gordimer (South African author and Nobel laureate)

ng

 

On This Day:

1930 First official Football World Cup is held (Uruguay)

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Have a good Wednesday, 13th July

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24th May – On This Day In History

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Born:

15 BC Julius Caesar (Roman general and dictator)

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Died:

1974 Duke Ellington (jazz musician)

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On This Day:

1862 Westminster Bridge, crossing the Thames River in London, is opened

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Have a good Tuesday, 24th May

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The Ides of March

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Fear grandeurs, O soul.
And if you cannot overcome
your ambitions, pursue them with hesitation
and caution. And the more you advance,
the more inquisitive, careful you must be.

And when you reach your peak, Caesar at last;
when you assume the form of a famous man,
then above all beware when you go out in the street,
a conspicuous ruler with followers,
if by chance from the mob approaches
some Artemidorus, bringing a letter
and says hastily ‘Read this immediately,
these are grave matters that concern you,’
do not fail to stop; do not fail to push aside
all those who salute and kneel
(you can see them later); let even the Senate
itself wait, and immediately recognise
the grave writings of Artemidorus.

– Constantine P. Cavafy

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