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13th of August 2020

13th of August 2020 is the 226th day of the year.

This day in history:

1704: Marlborough wins Battle of Blenheim - ...more
1964: Last Executions in Britain - ...more
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British quote for the day:

Such as we are made of, such we be. - William Shakespeare.

Born today:

James Gillray - 1757, John Ireland - 1879, John Logie Baird - 1888, Christopher Nevinson - 1889, Alfred Hitchcock - 1899, Alan John Sainsbury - 1902, Frederick Sanger - 1918, Bernard Manning - 1930, Phil Taylor - 1960, Alan Shearer - 1970, Nick Dempsey - 1980.

Died today:

Richard Lewis - 1831, William Jevons - 1882, John Everett Millais - 1896, Florence Nightingale - 1910, Octavia Hill - 1912, H G Wells - 1946, Alison Hargreaves - 1995.

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Brit Quote:
I hate publicity, and I have contrived to survive to be an old woman without it, except in the homey atmosphere of Agricultural Shows - Beatrix Potter
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On this day:
Marlborough wins Battle of Blenheim - 1704, Last Executions in Britain - 1964
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