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31st July - On This Day In History


1932 Ted Cassidy (actor – Lurch from The Addams Family)


2009 Sir Bobby Robson (English football player and manager)

On This Day:

1498 Christopher Columbus discovers Trinidad… 11 more words

The Truth about Christopher Columbus

Christopher Columbus was born on 31 October 1451. He lived an impoverished childhood. During his childhood, his passion for geography and sailing made him embark on a mission to develop skills for it. 1,105 more words


Columbus Monument in New York Postcard

Columbus Circle Monument Postcard

Columbus Circle Monument  was dedicated to Christopher Columbus and was created by Italian sculptor Gaetano Russo.  The monument was erected as part of New York’s 1892 commemoration of the 400th anniversary of Columbus’ landing in the Americas. 367 more words


'Harry Potter' Director Chris Columbus Wants To Make A Movie About Harry, Hermione, And Ron's 'Missing Years'

J.K. Rowling may have no plans to continue Harry Potter’s story past the events of Deathly Hallows, but director Chris Columbus is very interested in delving into the idea of what happened to Harry, Ron and Hermione next. 341 more words


#IGrewUpLikeDis: Without Entitlement, I Mean (Always A Good Day to Feel White & Entitled)

I love the relatable hashtags when everyone starts going in about certain relatable topics. It not only makes me laugh and cry because I’m laughing too hard, but I get this warm feeling that makes me reflect on the very interesting life I’ve had. 1,671 more words

Z is for zucchini

Here’s a funny thing. We had some courgettes for dinner the other night and the next day when I was thanking the friend who had had child 3 sleep over with her daughter that night, enabling Mr T and the boys and I to enjoy a green vegetable without her gasps of horror and disgust, I carefully translated myself and said that we had been eating zucchini. 230 more words