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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from Buckinghamshire 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:
1st Americas Cup - 1851, Total eclipse of the Sun - 1999

Famous historic dates from Buckinghamshire

20th of August 1667 : Paradise Lost Published
1st of August 1740 : Rule Britannia First Performed
5th of June 1963 : John Profumo resigns
8th of August 1963 : Great Train Robbery
11th of January 1973 : First Open Univeristy Graduates

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A Picture of Britain
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Art is born of humiliation. - W H Auden
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On this day:
1st Americas Cup - 1851, Total eclipse of the Sun - 1999
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