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Famous Portsmouth people:

Charles Dickens
Christopher Hitchens
Edward Miall
George Balfour
George Meredith
Howard Brenton
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Jim Callaghan
John Pounds
Olivia Manning
Reginald Revans
Roger Black
Walter Besant

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Brit Quote:
Memorial services are the cocktail parties of the geriatric set. - Harold Macmillan
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On this day:
The Second Battle of Lincoln - 1217, Shakespeare’s Sonnets Published - 1609, Battle of Wakefield - 1643, The Great Bexhill Waterspout and Tornado - 1729, The Last English Duel - 1845
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