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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1902 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:
Battle of Falkirk - 1746, Scott reaches the South Pole - 1912

Famous and historic events from 1902

Coronation of Edward VII

Famous Britons born in 1902
Alan John Sainsbury
Allen Lane
Dame Flora Robson
Eric Liddell
Megan Lloyd-George
Rab Butler
Ralph Richardson
Sir Karl Popper
Sir Kingsley Amis
Stevie Smith
William Thorpe
William Walton

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A Picture of Britain
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There is no such thing as the pursuit of happiness, but there is the discovery of joy - Joyce Grenfell
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On this day:
Battle of Falkirk - 1746, Scott reaches the South Pole - 1912
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