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12th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1935 Luciano Pavarotti (singer)

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Died:

1997 John Denver (Country Music singer)

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On This Day:

1968 Equatorial Guinea declares its independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Friday, 12th October

10th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1813 Giuseppe Verdi (opera composer) 

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Died:

2004 Christopher Reeves (actor – Superman)

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On This Day:

1970 Fiji gains independence (from Britain)

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Have a good Wednesday, 10th October

27th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1947 Meat Loaf (real name Marvin Lee Aday, singer)

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Died:

2011 Johnny “Country” Mathis (Country & Western singer)

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On This Day:

1937 Balinese Tiger is officially declared extinct

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Have a good Thursday, 27th September

22nd September – On This Day

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Born:

1958 Andrea Bocelli (singer – tenor)

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Died:

1539 Guru Nanak (founder of Sikhism)

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On This Day:

1908 Bulgaria declares independence (from the Ottoman Empire, modern day Turkey)

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Have a good Saturday, 22nd September

 

6th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1974 Tim Henman (tennis champion)

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Died:

2007 Luciano Pavarotti (singer – tenor)

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On This Day:

1620 The Mayflower leaves Plymouth carrying pilgrims and settlers to the New World

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Have a good Thursday, 6th September

12th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1935 Luciano Pavarotti (operatic tenor)

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Died:

1997 John Denver (country music singer)

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On This Day:

1609 “Three Blind Mice”, the children’s rhyme, first published

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Have a good Thursday, 12th October

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10th October – On This Day In History

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Born:

1813 Guiseppe Verdi (opera composer)

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Died:

1985 Orson Wells (actor & director – War Of The Worlds)

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On This Day:

1970 Fiji gains independence (from Britain)

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Have a good Tuesday, 10th October

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