19th of January 2019
19th of January 2019 is the 19th day of the year.
It is St Wulfstans Day...more.
This day in history:
1643: Battle of Braddock Down - ...more
1915: 1st British town hit by a Zeppelin raid - ...more
1917: The Silvertown TNT Plant Explosion - ...more
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British quote for the day:
Economic advance is not the same thing as human progress - John Clapham.
James Watt - 1738, Henry Bessemer - 1813, Matthew Webb - 1848, Augustine Birrell - 1850, George MacBeth - 1932, Julian Barnes - 1946, Simon Rattle - 1955, Wayne Hemmingway - 1961, Jenson Button - 1980.
William Congreve - 1729, Frank Ramsey - 1930, Bill McLaren - 2010.
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Only in Britain could it be thought a defect to be too clever by half. The probability is that too many people are too stupid by three-quarters. - John Major
On this day:
Battle of Braddock Down - 1643, 1st British town hit by a Zeppelin raid - 1915, The Silvertown TNT Plant Explosion - 1917
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