A E Housman
A E Housman Caxton Prints his version of Aesops Fables
Caxton Prints his version of Aesops Fables Cecil Rhodes
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26th of March 2019

26th of March 2019 is the 85th day of the year.

This day in history:

1484: Caxton Prints his version of Aesops Fables - ...more
1839: First Henley Regatta - ...more
1934: Driving Tests and Speed Limit introduced - ...more
1976: Queen sends 1st Royal email - ...more
1981: SDP Created - ...more
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British quote for the day:

Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity, or registering wrongs. - Charlotte Bronte.

Born today:

George Smith - 1840, A E Housman - 1859, Ethel Gabain - 1883, Kenneth Mellanby - 1908, J L Austin - 1911, William John Edrich - 1916, Richard Dawkins - 1941, William Hague - 1961, Keira Knightley - 1985.

Died today:

John Vanbrugh - 1726, Thomas Hancock - 1865, Cecil Rhodes - 1899, Mary Ward - 1920, David Lloyd George - 1945, Noel Coward - 1973, Anthony Blunt - 1983, Jim Callaghan - 2005.

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Brit Quote:
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which mean never losing your enthusiasm. - Aldous Huxley
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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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