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#On This Day – Chimneys

3, 9, 2018 - #OnThisDay Oliver Cromwell died 3 September 1658 at Whitehall. The Cromwell Association suggest .... Read More

#On This Day – The Ring

2, 9, 2018 - #OnThisDay John Ronald Reuel Tolkein (J. R. R. Tolkein) died on 2 September 1973 at the age of .... Read More

#On This Day – The Reformation

27, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay Pope Sixtus V, a significant figure in the Counter Reformation, died of malarial .... Read More

#On This Day – Romans

26, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay Julius Caesar first landed in Britain on August 26, 55BC. Although it would be .... Read More

#On This Day – Blood

21, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay Elizabeth Bathory died on 21 August 1614. Countess Elizabeth was a Hungarian .... Read More

#On This Day – Zombies

20, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay On August 20, 1672 Johan de Witt, Dutch Grand Pensionary (prime minister) and his .... Read More

#On This Day – Chickens

16, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay T. E. Lawrence was born 16 August 1888.  Lawrence’s career was varied, with .... Read More

#On This Day – Cats

8, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay Happy #InternationalCatDay! August 8 is International Cat Day which was created by .... Read More

#On This Day – WWII

6, 8, 2018 - #OnThisDay August 6, 1945, the United States of America detonated an atomic bomb over the .... Read More

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