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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1776 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 Ancrum Moor - 1545, Formation of the Labour Party - 1900, Old Bailey Opens - 1907, Burning of the Reichstag - 1933, Rowan Williams becomes 104th Archbishop of Canterbury - 2003

Famous and historic events from 1776

American colonies declare independence
Cook sets sail on 3rd and last Voyage
St Leger first run
The Wealth of Nations Published

Famous Britons born in 1776
John Constable
Peter Barlow

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A Picture of Britain
A Picture of Britain
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Coast
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Churchill

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I look upon every day to be lost, in which I do not make a new acquaintance - Samuel Johnson
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On this day:
Battle of Ancrum Moor - 1545, Formation of the Labour Party - 1900, Old Bailey Opens - 1907, Burning of the Reichstag - 1933, Rowan Williams becomes 104th Archbishop of Canterbury - 2003
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