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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1835 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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Famous Britons born in 1835
Andrew Carnegie
Archibald Geikie
Ebenezer Prout
Henry Maudsley
John Jackson
Richard Garnett
Samuel Butler
William Jevons

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This report, by its very length, defends itself against the risk of being read. - Winston Churchill
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