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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1536 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:
Caxton Prints his version of Aesops Fables - 1484, First Henley Regatta - 1839, Driving Tests and Speed Limit introduced - 1934, Queen sends 1st Royal email - 1976, SDP Created - 1981

Famous and historic events from 1536

Anne Boleyn Beheaded
Authority of the pope declared void in England

Famous Britons born in 1536
Thomas Sackville

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A Picture of Britain
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A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table, than when his wife talks Greek - Samuel Johnson
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On this day:
Caxton Prints his version of Aesops Fables - 1484, First Henley Regatta - 1839, Driving Tests and Speed Limit introduced - 1934, Queen sends 1st Royal email - 1976, SDP Created - 1981
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