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2nd May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1729 Catherine The Great, Empress of Russia

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Died:

1972 J Edgar Hoover (first director of the FBI)

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On This Day:

1890 Territory of Oklahoma formed

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Have a good Wednesday, 2nd May

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22nd April – On This Day In History

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Born:

1870 Vladimir Lenin (Marxist Revolutionary)

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Died:

1998 Kitch Christie (South African World Cup winning rugby coach)

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On This Day:

1889 Official start of the Oklahoma Land Rush (although they went Sooner…)

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Have a good Sunday, 22nd April

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28th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1868 Maxim Gorky (playwright & author)

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Died:

2004 Peter Ustinov (actor – Death On This Nile)

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Events:

2017 Britain introduces the new £1 coin

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Have a good Wednesday, 28th March

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17th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1951 Kurt Russell (actor)

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Died:

2017 Derek Walcott (poet & Nobel Laureate)

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On This Day:

2014 The Republic of Crimea is declared

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Have a good Saturday, 17th March

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9th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1934 Yuri Gagarin (Russian cosmonaut and first man in space)

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Died:

2016 George Martin (record producer – The Beatles)

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On This Day:

1834 The French Foreign Legion is founded

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Have a good Friday, 9th March

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5th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1974 Kevin Connolly (actor)

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Died:

1953 Joseph Stalin (Soviet dictator)

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On This Day:

1936 Spitfire makes its first flight

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16th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1954 Michael Holding (cricketer – fast bowler)

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Died:

Tony Sheridan (songwriter and guitarist) 

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On This Day:

1918 Lithuania declares independence (from Russia & Germany)

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Have a good Friday, 16th February

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