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20th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1948 Robert Plant (musician – Led Zeppelin)

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Died:

2017 Jerry Lewis (comedian) 

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On This Day:

1991 Estonia declares it independence (from the USSR)

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Have a good Monday, 20th August

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8th August – On This Day In History

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Born:

1937 Dustin Hoffman (actor – Tootsie)

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Died:

1994 Leonid Leonov (Russian author & playwright) 

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On This Day:

1947 Pakistan’s national flag is approved

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Have a good Wednesday, 8th August

11th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1885 DH Lawrence (poet and writer)

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Died:

Nikita Khrushchev (Premier of the USSR)

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On This Day:

1961 World Wildlife Fund is founded

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Have a good Monday, 11th September

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30th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1865 Rudyard Kipling (author – Jungle Book)

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Died:

2006 Saddam Hussein (dictator of Iraq, executed)

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On This Day:

1922 The Soviet Union becomes a federation of states

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Have a good Friday, 30th December

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26th December – On This Day In History

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Born:

1791 Charles Babbage (inventor of the first calculator)

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Died:

1971 Harry Truman (33rd US President)

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On This Day:

1975 Tupolev 144 is the first supersonic transport plane

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Have a good Monday, 26th December

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11th September – On This Day In History

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Born:

1971 Johnny Vegas (British comedian)

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Died:

1971 Nikita Krushev (Soviet premier)

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On This Day:

2001 Major terrorist attack on the USA – involving hijacked aircraft. Nearly 3000 people are killed

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Have a good Friday, 11 September

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