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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1921 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:
Worlds Oldest Football Club Founded - 1857, Wall Street Crash - 1929, Formation of UN - 1945, Last Commercial Concorde Flight - 2003

Famous and historic events from 1921

British Legion Formed
Hull Airship Disaster
Marie Stopes Opens First Clinic

Famous Britons born in 1921
Alick Isaacs
Bob Godfrey
Deborah Kerr
Dirk Bogarde
Donald Campbell
Duke of Edinburgh
Eric Laithwaite
Geoffrey Wilkinson
George Brown
Harry Secombe
Humphrey Lyttleton
Jimmy Young
Joan Greenwood
Malcolm Arnold
Peter Ustinov
Philip Sheppard
Robert Runcie
Robert Simpson
Ron Greenwood
Tom Kilburn
Tommy Cooper
Wilson Harris

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A Picture of Britain
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Coast
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Brit Quote:
Papa, potatoes, poultry, prunes and prism, are all very good words for the lips. - Charles Dickens
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On this day:
Worlds Oldest Football Club Founded - 1857, Wall Street Crash - 1929, Formation of UN - 1945, Last Commercial Concorde Flight - 2003
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