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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1793 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:
Last Invasion of Mainland Britain - 1797, Dolly the Sheep Cloned - 1997, Securitas Depot Robbery - Britains largest - 2006

Famous and historic events from 1793

Napoleonic Wars Begin

Famous Britons born in 1793
Alexander Laing
Alfie Boe
Felicia Hemans
George Green
Henry Lyte
William Cobbett
William Havergal

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

Brit Quote:
Doing is the great thing, for if people resolutely do what is right, they come in time to like doing it. - John Ruskin
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On this day:
Last Invasion of Mainland Britain - 1797, Dolly the Sheep Cloned - 1997, Securitas Depot Robbery - Britains largest - 2006
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