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23rd of February 2017

23rd of February 2017 is the 54th day of the year.

This day in history:

1820: Cato Street Conspiracy Exposed - ...more
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British quote for the day:

You only require two things in life: your sanity and your wife. - Tony Blair.

Born today:

Samuel Pepys - 1633, John Blow - 1649, Richard Price - 1723, Josiah Mason - 1795, Bill Alexander - 1948, Howard Jones - 1955, Melinda Messenger - 1971.

Died today:

Joshua Reynolds - 1792, Joseph Warton - 1800, Jonathan Hornblower - 1815, John Keats - 1821, Sir Edward Thorpe - 1925, Edward Elgar - 1934, Sir James Lithgow - 1952, Stan Laurel - 1965, Robert Cecil - 1972, L S Lowry - 1976, Herbert Howells - 1983, Stanley Matthews - 2000.

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Brit Quote:
A good gulp of hot whiskey at bedtime - it's not very scientific but it helps - Alexander Fleming
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On this day:
Cato Street Conspiracy Exposed - 1820
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