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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from Dublin that have shaped Britain and its peoples and affected its history. If you feel we have left something out please don't hesitate to let us know.
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On this day:
First English Parliament Held - 1265, Edward Balliol Renounces Scottish Crown - 1356, The Great Severn Tsunami - 1606, Charles I Goes on Trial - 1649

Famous historic dates from Dublin

21st of April 1907 : Sinn Fein Formed
24th of April 1916 : Start of the Easter Uprising
2nd of February 1972 : British Embassy in Dublin bombed
15th of November 1985 : Anglo Irish Agreement signed

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I know not, sir, whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did not, it seems to me that he missed the opportunity of his life. - J M Barrie
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On this day:
First English Parliament Held - 1265, Edward Balliol Renounces Scottish Crown - 1356, The Great Severn Tsunami - 1606, Charles I Goes on Trial - 1649
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