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Important Dates in British History - a timeline

Here are events from 1984 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:
Rebel Army Lands in Furness - 1487, The First Ryder Cup - 1927, Stockport Air Disaster - 1967, Tiananmen Square Massacre - 1989, Shane Warne bowls 'Ball of the Century' - 1993

Famous and historic events from 1984

Abbeystead Disaster
Band Aid Single Recorded
Battle of Orgreave
End of the Pound note
Eureka Moment for DNA Fingerprinting
Falkirk Rail Disaster
Greatest Underground Fire in History
IRA Bomb Grand Hotel Brighton
Lightning strikes York Minster
Miners Strike Starts
Oxford Circus Tube Fire
Thames Barrier Opens
Torvill and Dean Win Gold

Famous Britons born in 1984
Alastair Cook
Alex Gregory
Chris Bartley
Christine Ohuruogu
Glen Johnson
Kelly Osbourne
Liam Heath
Nick Grimshaw
Olly Murs
Prince Harry
Tom James

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

Brit Quote:
Childhood is measured out by sounds and smells and sights, before the dark hour of reason grows. - John Betjeman
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On this day:
Rebel Army Lands in Furness - 1487, The First Ryder Cup - 1927, Stockport Air Disaster - 1967, Tiananmen Square Massacre - 1989, Shane Warne bowls 'Ball of the Century' - 1993
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