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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1934 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:
Stirling Castle Falls to Edward I - 1304, Euston opens as 1st London Station - 1837, FA Cup is formed - 1871, Bothamís Greatest Ashes Day - 1981

Famous and historic events from 1934

Driving Tests and Speed Limit introduced
First ever Glyndebourne
Night of the Long Knives

Famous Britons born in 1934
Alan Bennett
Alan Bates
Alasdair Gray
Beryl Bainbridge
Brian Epstein
Chris Bonington
Colin Welland
Harrison Birtwistle
Henry Cooper
Ian Richardson
John Hoyland
John Surtees
Judi Dench
Kenneth Baker
Maggie Smith
Mark Boyle
Mary Quant
Nanette Newman
Peter Maxwell Davies
Raymond Briggs
Richard Briers
Sir Bob Reid
Timothy West
Tom Baker
William Mathias

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Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and just before you realize what`s wrong with it. - Rex Harrison
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On this day:
Stirling Castle Falls to Edward I - 1304, Euston opens as 1st London Station - 1837, FA Cup is formed - 1871, Bothamís Greatest Ashes Day - 1981
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