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Chris Martin Concorde Flies for first time
Concorde Flies for first time

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2nd of March 2021

2nd of March 2021 is the 61st day of the year.
It is St Chads Day...more.

This day in history:

1916: Conscription Begins - ...more
1943: Bethnal Green Tube Disaster - ...more
1969: Concorde Flies for first time - ...more
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British quote for the day:

Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country - Margaret Thatcher.

Born today:

Thomas Bodley - 1545, William Mansfield - 1705, Geoffrey Grigson - 1905, Olivia Manning - 1908, Robert Simpson - 1921, Billy McNeill - 1940, Roger Daltrey - 1944, Ian Woosnam - 1958, Daniel Craig - 1968, Alexander Armstrong - 1970, David Gorman - 1971, Chris Martin - 1977, Andrew Strauss - 1977.

Died today:

John Wesley - 1791, Horace Walpole - 1797, D H Lawrence - 1930, Howard Carter - 1939, Ethel Walker - 1951, Donald MacKinnon - 1994, Dusty Springfield - 1999.

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Brit Quote:
About a month before he died, my grandfather, we covered his back full of lard after that he went downhill very quickly - Milton Jones
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On this day:
Conscription Begins - 1916, Bethnal Green Tube Disaster - 1943, Concorde Flies for first time - 1969
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