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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1839 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:
Masada - 0073, Newton the First Scientist Knighted - 1705, Battle of Culloden - 1746, Spithead Mutiny Begins - 1797, Lenin Returns to Russia - 1917

Famous and historic events from 1839

First Grand National
First Henley Regatta
Fox Talbot Shows First Photos
The Newport Rising

Famous Britons born in 1839
Alfred Sisley
George Cadbury
James Moyr Smith
John Aitken
Marie Louise de la Ramee
Redvers Buller
Walter Pater
William Grant

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A Picture of Britain
A Picture of Britain
Ashes Fever
Ashes Fever
Coast
Coast
Churchill
Churchill

Brit Quote:
Is there anything worn under the kilt? No, it's all in perfect working order. - Spike Milligan
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On this day:
Masada - 0073, Newton the First Scientist Knighted - 1705, Battle of Culloden - 1746, Spithead Mutiny Begins - 1797, Lenin Returns to Russia - 1917
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