Death of William IV - Victoria becomes Queen
Death of William IV - Victoria becomes Queen William IV
William IV 1st Paddleship steamer crosses Atlantic
1st Paddleship steamer crosses Atlantic

20th of June 2024

20th of June 2024 is the 172nd day of the year.

This day in history:

1214: Oxford University Chartered - ...more
1726: First Municipal Fire Brigade Forms - ...more
1819: 1st Paddleship steamer crosses Atlantic - ...more
1837: Death of William IV - Victoria becomes Queen - ...more
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British quote for the day:

There is only one religion, though there are a hundred versions of it. - George Bernard Shaw.

Born today:

Nicholas Rowe - 1674, Frederick Hopkins - 1861, John Taylor - 1960, Frank Lampard - 1978.

Died today:

Benjamin Huntsman - 1776, William IV - 1837, John Colenso - 1883.

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Brit Quote:
Whichever party is in office, the Treasury is in power. - Harold Wilson
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On this day:
Oxford University Chartered - 1214, First Municipal Fire Brigade Forms - 1726, 1st Paddleship steamer crosses Atlantic - 1819, Death of William IV - Victoria becomes Queen - 1837
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