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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1993 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:
Battle of Halidon Hill - 1333, Sinking of the Mary Rose - 1545, The Rosetta Stone Revealed - 1799, SS Great Britain launched by Brunel - 1843, Jeffrey Archer Jailed - 2001

Famous and historic events from 1993

Bishopsgate Bombing
Body of James Bulger found
Buckingham Palace Opens for Tourists
IRA Bombs Warrington
Shane Warne bowls 'Ball of the Century'
The Grand National That Never Was
Waco Siege Ends

Famous Britons born in 1993
George Ezra
Harry Kane
Jade Jones
Katarina Johnson-Thompson
Max Whitlock
Sam Oldham

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Brit Quote:
He that is taught only by himself has a fool for a master - Ben Jonson
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On this day:
Battle of Halidon Hill - 1333, Sinking of the Mary Rose - 1545, The Rosetta Stone Revealed - 1799, SS Great Britain launched by Brunel - 1843, Jeffrey Archer Jailed - 2001
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