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19th March – On This Day In History

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Born:

1813 David Livingstone (Scottish explorer)

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Died:

2008 Arthur C Clarke (Science fiction author)

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On This Day:

1915 Pluto photographed for the first time (although nobody knew then that it was Pluto)

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Have a good Sunday, 19th March

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8th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1828 Jules Verne (considered the father of Science Fiction)

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Died:

1990 Del Shannon (musician and songwriter)

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On This Day:

1933 First flight of the Boeing 247

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Have a good Wednesday, 8th February

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2nd January – On This Day In History

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Born:

1920 Isaac Asimov (Scifi writer)

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Died:

1977 Erroll Garner (jazz pianist)

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On This Day:

1919 Lithuania gains its independence

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Have a good Monday, 2nd January

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20th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1948 Robert Plant (musician)

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Died:

2001 Sir Fred Hoyle (astronomer and sci fi writer)

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On This Day:

1940 Winston Churchill makes his famous speech “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” in reference for the RAF

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Have a good Saturday, 20th August

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8th February – On This Day In History

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Born:

1828 Jules Verne (pioneer of science fiction writing)

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Died:

1990 Del Shannon (rocker)

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On This Day:

1933 First flight of an all metal aircraft (Boeing 247)

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Have a good Monday, 8th February

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