the hobbit

28th November – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1757 William Blake (poet)

wb

 

Died:

2010 Lesley Nielsen (actor & comedian)

Leslie Nielsen

 

On This Day:

2012 The Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey – premiers (in New Zealand)

th.jpg

 

Have a good Wednesday, 28th November

Advertisements

31st October – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1961 Peter Jackson (director – Lord Of The Rings)

pj

 

Died:

1993 River Phoenix (actor – Stand By Me)

rp

 

On This Day:

1864 Nevada becomes the 36th State of the USA

nv

 

Have a good Wednesday, 31st October

21st September – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1947 Stephen King (horror author – Christian, The Shining etc)

sk.jpeg

 

Died:

19 BC Virgil (Roman poet)

vg.jpeg

 

On This Day:

1937 The Hobbit is published (by JRR Tolkien) 

th

 

Have a good Friday, 21st September

8th September – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1971 Martin Freeman (actor – The Hobbit)

mf

 

Died:

1994 Rex Alston (cricketer and commentator)

ra

 

On This Day:

1504 The Statue of David (Michelangelo) is unveiled in Florence

sd 

 

Have a good Saturday, 8th September

21st September – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1866 HG wells (author – War Of The Worlds)

hg

 

Died:

1998 Florence Griffith Joyner (athlete)

fj

 

On This Day:

1937 “The Hobbit” (JRR Tolkien) is published

hb

 

Have a good Thursday, 21st September

www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk

Please visit the above, and click out on a Google link – help me pay for the time it takes to makes these daily posts

2nd September – On This Day In History

Posted on Updated on

Born:

1952 Jimmy Connors (tennis champion)

Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championship

 

Died:

1973 JRR Tolkien (author – Lord Of The Rings, The Hobbit)

jt

 

On This Day:

1993 Day On Peace in South Africa

sa

 

Have a good Friday, 2nd September

http://www.aromaticcoffees.co.uk