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9th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1947 OJ Simpson (football star)

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Died:

2002 Rod Steiger (actor)

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On This Day:

1816 Argentina declares independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Monday, 9th July

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5th July – On This Day In History

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Born:

1853 Cecil Rhodes (imperialist, businessman, diamond merchant and Prime Minister of the Cape Colony)

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Died:

2002 Ted Williams (baseball Hall of Famer – Boston Red Sox)

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On This Day:

1811 Venezuela declares independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Thursday, 5th July

 

30th May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1909 Benny Goodman (band leader)

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Died:

1431 Joan of Arc (national heroine of France & saint – burnt at the stake)

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On This Day:

1969 Gibraltar adopts its constitution

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Have a good Wednesday, 30th May

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23rd May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1958 Drew Carey (actor & comedian)

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Died:

1868 Kit Carson (American frontiersman) 

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On This Day:

1568 The Netherlands declares independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Wednesday, 23rd May

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20th May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1944 Joe Cocker (rock musician) 

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Died:

1506 Christopher Columbus (explorer credited with opening up the New World)

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On This Day:

1927 Saudi Arabia becomes independent (from Britain)

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Have a good Sunday, 20th May

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14th May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1944 George Lucas (director of Star Wars and Indiana Jones)

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Died:

1998 Frank Sinatra (singer & actor)

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On This Day:

1811 Paraguay gains independence (from Spain)

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Have a good Monday, 14th May

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7th May – On This Day In History

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Born:

1812 Robert Browning (poet)

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Died:

2011 Seve Ballesteros (golfer)

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On This Day:

1664 Louis XIV inaugurates the Palace Of Versailles

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Have a good Monday, 7th May

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