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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1915 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 Fulford - 1066, Executions of Babington Plotters Begin - 1586, Battle of Newbury - 1st - 1643, QE2 Launched - 1967

Famous and historic events from 1915

1st British town hit by a Zeppelin raid
Britains worst Rail Disaster
Edith Cavell Executed
First British WI Meeting
First Zeppelin Air Raids on London
Man Utd-Liverpool Match-Fixing Scandal,
Retreat from Gallipoli
Sinking of the Lusitania
Zeppelin Fire-Bombs Southend

Famous Britons born in 1915
Arthur Lowe
Dennis Price
Ewan MacColl
Humphrey Searle
Ian Ramsey
Marghanita Laski
Norman Wisdom
Sir Fred Hoyle
Sir Peter Medawar
Stanley Matthews
Sydney Goodsir Smith

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Brit Quote:
A room hung with pictures is a room hung with thoughts. - Joshua Reynolds
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On this day:
Battle of Fulford - 1066, Executions of Babington Plotters Begin - 1586, Battle of Newbury - 1st - 1643, QE2 Launched - 1967
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