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Katherine Grainger
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Born in Glasgow, Glasgow
Born on 12th of November 1975
British hero of the week August 18th 2016

Scottish rower

Britain's most successful female rower, with silver medals from three consecutive Olympics, she finally got her gold at London 2012 with Anna Watkins in the Women's Double Sculls.

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Rigid, the skeleton of habit alone upholds the human frame. - Virginia Woolf
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The Battle of Basing - 0871, 1st British Colonists reach New Zealand - 1840, Spanish Steamer Sinks SS Northfleet - 1873, Battle of Isandlwana - 1879, Queen Victoria dies - 1901, Ramsay MacDonald becomes Britain's 1st Labour PM - 1924, BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary - 1927, Public Sector Strike Begins - 1979, Space Invaders Hit UK - 1979
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