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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1922 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 True King of England Crowned - 0973, Becket Becomes Archbishop of Canterbury - 1162, Army Seizes Charles I - 1647, Battle of Lowestoft - 1665, Evacuation of Dunkirk ends - 1940

Famous and historic events from 1922

Anglo-Irish treaty is signed
BBC begins Broadcasts
BBC Formed
Biggest British Salmon Caught
Carter Finds Tutankhamuns Tomb

Famous Britons born in 1922
Alistair MacLean
Christopher Lee
David Croft
Dennis Norden
Dick King-Smith
Freddie Laker
Fulton MacKay
Hattie Jacques
Iain Hamilton
James Hanson
Jim Laker
Jock Stein
John Braine
John Hick
Kenneth Alexander
Lucien Freud
Margaret Leighton
Max Bygraves
Michael Bentine
Mollie Sugden
Paul Scofield
Philip Larkin
Richard Hamilton
Sidney Keyes
Sir Ian Trethowan
Sir Rex Richards
Tom Finney
William Turnbull

Recommended Books:

A Picture of Britain
A Picture of Britain
Ashes Fever
Ashes Fever
Coast
Coast
Churchill
Churchill

Brit Quote:
Art is born of humiliation. - W H Auden
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On this day:
First True King of England Crowned - 0973, Becket Becomes Archbishop of Canterbury - 1162, Army Seizes Charles I - 1647, Battle of Lowestoft - 1665, Evacuation of Dunkirk ends - 1940
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