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21st October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1772 Samuel Taylor Coleridge (romantic poet)

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Died:

1805 Admiral Horatio Nelson (British Admiral – won and died in the Battle of Trafalgar)

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On This Day:

1966 Coal waste heap slides and engulfs a school in Aberfan, Wales, killing 116 children and 28 adults

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Have a good Sunday, 21st October

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29th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1758 Horatio Nelson (British admiral, Hero of Trafalgar)

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Died:

2010 Tony Curtis (actor)

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On This Day:

1966 Botswana gains independence (from Britain – was Bechuanaland) 

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Have a good Saturday, 29th September

 

21st October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1833 Alfred Nobel (founder of the Nobel Prize and inventor of dynamite)

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Died:

1805 Admiral Horatio Nelson (British hero, dies at Battle of Trafalgar)

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On This Day:

1969 Somalia is overtaken by a bloodless coup (National Day)

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Have a good Saturday, 21st October

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29th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1758 Horatio Nelson (British admiral, hero of Trafalgar)

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Died:

2010 Tony Curtis (actor)

Obit Tony Curtis

 

On This Day:

1966 Botswana gains independence (was British, called Bechuanaland) 

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Have a good Friday, 29th September

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3rd August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1940 Martin Sheen (actor – The West Wing)

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Died:

1924 Joseph Conrad (author – Heart Of Darkness)

 

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On This Day:

1798 Battle of the Nile (Nelson forces French fleet to surrender)

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Have a good Thursday, 3rd August

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21st October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1772 Samuel Coleridge Taylor (poet)

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Died:

1805 Admiral Horatio Nelson (English admiral and hero)

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On This Day:

2014 Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in prison for killing his girlfriend

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Have a good Friday, 21st October

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29th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1758 Horatio Nelson (English admiral)

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Died:

2010 Tony Curtis (actor)

Obit Tony Curtis

 

On This Day:

1829 Robert Peel establishes London Metropolitan Police (Peelers)

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Have a good Thursday, 29th September

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