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24th of July 2017

24th of July 2017 is the 205th day of the year.

This day in history:

1411: Battle of Harlaw - ...more
1567: Mary Queen of Scots abdicates - ...more
1704: Gibraltar Seized - ...more
1936: Speaking Clock Introduced - ...more
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British quote for the day:

The man who can dominate a London dinner-table can dominate the world - Oscar Wilde.

Born today:

John Newton - 1725, Benjamin Pitman - 1822, William Abney - 1843, Percy Scholes - 1877, Robert Graves - 1895, John Haigh - 1909, Kerry Dixon - 1961.

Died today:

John Cotman - 1842, Matthew Webb - 1883, Alan Rawsthorne - 1971, James Chadwick - 1974, George Rodger - 1995.

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Brit Quote:
For all my education, accomplishments, and so called 'wisdom'... I can't fathom my own heart - Michael Caine
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On this day:
Battle of Harlaw - 1411, Mary Queen of Scots abdicates - 1567, Gibraltar Seized - 1704, Speaking Clock Introduced - 1936
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