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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1645 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:
First English Parliament Held - 1265, Edward Balliol Renounces Scottish Crown - 1356, The Great Severn Tsunami - 1606, Charles I Goes on Trial - 1649

Famous and historic events from 1645

Battle of Alford
Battle of Auldearn
Battle of Kilsyth
Battle of Naseby
Battle of Philiphaugh
Battle of Rowton Heath

Famous Britons born in 1645
Judge Jeffreys
Sidney Godolphin
William Kidd

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On this day:
First English Parliament Held - 1265, Edward Balliol Renounces Scottish Crown - 1356, The Great Severn Tsunami - 1606, Charles I Goes on Trial - 1649
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