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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1927 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:
Deadliest British Tornado - 1913, War of the Worlds Broadcast Panic - 1938, The Jam Split - 1982, Freeview Launches - 2002

Famous and historic events from 1927

1st traffic lights start to operate
BBC Broadcasts 1st live Football Commentary
First BBC Sporting Commentary
The First Ryder Cup

Famous Britons born in 1927
Anne McLaren
Beryl Grey
Bruce Millan
Cleo Laine
Colin Davis
Don Revie
Freddie Jones
Geoffrey Palmer
Ivor Emmanuel
John Vane
Ken Dodd
Ken Russell
Kenneth Tynan
Paul Eddington
Richard Chorley
Robert Leigh-Pemberton
Robert Shaw
Roger Moore
Ron Todd
Ronald Laing
Ronnie Scott
Rosemary Harris
Sheila Scott
Shirley Hughes
Terry Scott

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

Brit Quote:
I like to give my inhibitions a bath now and then. - Oliver Reed
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On this day:
Deadliest British Tornado - 1913, War of the Worlds Broadcast Panic - 1938, The Jam Split - 1982, Freeview Launches - 2002
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