22nd of October 2019
22nd of October 2019 is the 295th day of the year.
This day in history:
1707: Scilly Naval Disaster – 2000 Drown - ...more
1814: First Plastic Surgery in Britain - ...more
1877: Blantyre Mining Disaster - ...more
1910: Crippen convicted at Old Bailey - ...more
1966: George Blake Escapes from Wormwood Scrubs - ...more
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British quote for the day:
If you think squash is a competitive activity, try flower arranging. - Alan Bennett.
Frederick Twort - 1877, Sir Matthew Smith - 1879, Edgell Rickword - 1898, John Blashford-Snell (Col) - 1936, Sir Derek Jacobi - 1938.
Thomas Sheraton - 1806, Thomas Reid - 1883, Hewlett Johnson - 1966, Ewan MacColl - 1989, Harold Hopkins - 1994.
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Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows. - John Betjeman
On this day:
Scilly Naval Disaster – 2000 Drown - 1707, First Plastic Surgery in Britain - 1814, Blantyre Mining Disaster - 1877, Crippen convicted at Old Bailey - 1910, George Blake Escapes from Wormwood Scrubs - 1966
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