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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1660 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:
Irish Catholic Uprising - 1641, Battle of Trafalgar - 1805, First Women Peers Enter Lords - 1958, 1st British Nuclear Powered Sub launched - 1960, The Aberfan Disaster - 1966

Famous and historic events from 1660

First Actress on British Stage
First Recorded Cuppa (and Tea Break)
Pepysí First Diary Entry,
Regicides Executed
Royal Society Founded
The English Restoration - Charles II lands on British Soil

Famous Britons born in 1660
George I
Sir Hans Sloane

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A Picture of Britain
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Faith is a passionate intuition. - William Wordsworth
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On this day:
Irish Catholic Uprising - 1641, Battle of Trafalgar - 1805, First Women Peers Enter Lords - 1958, 1st British Nuclear Powered Sub launched - 1960, The Aberfan Disaster - 1966
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