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Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 25th September

Today’s posting starts with Prime Minister of Great Britain – Henry Pelham, was first past the (bed) post in 1694. Chief mutineer on HMS Bounty, Fletcher Christian didn’t rebel over his birth date in 1764. 494 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 24th September

We start today’s posting not with a Pope, but fourth of the Ten Gurus of Sikhism, Guru Ram Das was delivered on a wing and a prayer way back in 1534. 532 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 23rd September

Today is a quieter one for both births and deaths, (which makes up for all those longer posts!). Bearing that in mind, we start with King Ferdinand VI of Spain who cheered up this day each year from 1713. 382 more words

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Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths - 22nd September

Ancient royal, (and fourth of King Henry VIII’s wives), Anne of Cleves kicks things off today given she took a leading role in proceedings way back in 1515. 565 more words

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Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 21st September

Today’s posting starts with road builder John Lowdon (or Loudon) McAdam who started to lay out his path, (or rather road), in life from 1756. Patriarch to the Barrymore acting clan, Herbert Arthur Chamberlayne Blythe, but known as Maurice Barrymore had the curtain raised on his life in 1849. 407 more words

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Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 19th September

We begin today’s posting with King of Poland, Duke of Lithuania who also managed to get his hands on being King of France, Henry III looked a bit ruff after his birth in 1551. 515 more words

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Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 18th September

I would like to send my birthday felicitations, greetings, good wishes, congratulations etc to the following today – first up is lexicographer Samuel Johnson who was a child of few words in 1709. 648 more words

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