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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1989 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:
Great London Tornado - 1091, Battle of Fornham - 1173, Battle of Neville Cross - 1346, Regicides Executed - 1660, London Beer Flood - 1814, 1st Professional Golf Tournament - 1860, First Motoring Offences in Britain - 1895, First Full-Scale British Air-raid - 1917, World’s First Fully Commercial Nuclear Power Plant Opened - 1956, Hatfield Rail Crash - 2000

Famous and historic events from 1989

10 Soldiers killed by IRA bomb attack in Deal
Fall of the Berlin Wall
Guildford Four Verdicts Quashed
Hillsborough Disaster
Kegworth Air Crash
Khomeini Issues ‘Satanic Verses’ Fatwa
Launch of Sky TV
Marchioness Disaster
Tiananmen Square Massacre

Famous Britons born in 1989
Anthony Joshua
Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Sturridge
George Nash
Kristian Thomas
Louis Smith
Peter Kennaugh
Rebecca Adlington
Rory McIlroy
Samantha Murray
Stacey Solomon
Theo Walcott
Tom Cleverley
Will Satch

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A Picture of Britain
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There is frequently more to be learned from the unexpected questions of a child than the discourses of men - John Locke
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On this day:
Great London Tornado - 1091, Battle of Fornham - 1173, Battle of Neville Cross - 1346, Regicides Executed - 1660, London Beer Flood - 1814, 1st Professional Golf Tournament - 1860, First Motoring Offences in Britain - 1895, First Full-Scale British Air-raid - 1917, World’s First Fully Commercial Nuclear Power Plant Opened - 1956, Hatfield Rail Crash - 2000
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