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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1962 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:
Darwin's 'On the Origin of Species' is published - 1859, Band Aid Single Recorded - 1984, Licensing Laws Radically Revised - 2005

Famous and historic events from 1962

Beatles audition for George Martin
Beatles release 1st single
Beatles Sign for Epstein
Debut of the Rolling Stones
Panda Crossing Launched

Famous Britons born in 1962
Andrew Rawnsley
Chris Morris
Clive Owen
Craig Ferguson
Eddie Izzard
Emma Freud
Evan Davis
Gavin Hastings
Jack Dee
Jimmy White
Jonathan Davies
Mariella Frostrup
Mark Bright
Michael Clark
Neil Morrissey
Nick Hancock
Phil Jupitus
Phillip Schofield
Ralph Fiennes
Sharron Davies
Steve Redgrave
Vanessa Feltz

Recommended Books:

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

Brit Quote:
Except a living man, there is nothing more wonderful than a book. - Charles Kingsley
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On this day:
Darwin's 'On the Origin of Species' is published - 1859, Band Aid Single Recorded - 1984, Licensing Laws Radically Revised - 2005
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