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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1912 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:
Churchill Fails in Oldham By-Election - 1899, Beatles release 'All You Need is Love' - 1967, Four terrorists explode bombs on London Transport system - 2005

Famous and historic events from 1912

Captain Oates leaves the tent
Captain Scott dies
Piltdown Man Discovered
Scott reaches the South Pole
Titanic sets sail on maiden voyage
Titanic sinks
Woolwich Tunnel Opens

Famous Britons born in 1912
Alfred Deller
Brian Johnston
Cliff Bastin
Elizabeth Taylor
Enoch Powell
Flora Sadler
Fred Urquhart
Jim Callaghan
John Le Mesurier
Josephine Barnes
Kathleen Ferrier
Kim Philby
Lawrence Durrell
Marius Goring
Mary Wesley
Robin Jenkins
Roy Broadbent Fuller
Sir Georg Solti
Wendy Hiller
Wilhelmina Barns-Graham

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

Brit Quote:
I've done the most awful rubbish in order to have somewhere to go in the morning - Richard Burton
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On this day:
Churchill Fails in Oldham By-Election - 1899, Beatles release 'All You Need is Love' - 1967, Four terrorists explode bombs on London Transport system - 2005
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