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Thomas Andrews

Thomas Andrews

Born 24/5/1921, 101 years ago

Lieutenant Colonel Thomas J. Andrews was born on 24 May 1921 in Costa Mesa, California, USA. He was a service pilot training at the Dallas Aviation School, Texas, USA, when he joined the Royal Air ...

Person, Armed Forces, War Memorial WW2, USA

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Edward Armitage

Edward Armitage

Died 24/5/1876, 146 years ago

Painter.  Born Tavistock Square and died Tunbridge Wells.  The picture is a self-portrait. On the Albert Hall frieze Armitage contributed two of the sixteen sections: 'Princes, Art Patrons and Art...

Person, Art

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Teddy Baldock

Teddy Baldock

Born 24/5/1907, 115 years ago

Boxer. Born Poplar. From British Boxers: "World Bantamweight Champion 1927. He remains Britain’s youngest ever World Champion after defeating the American, Archie Bell for the then vacant bantamwei...

Person, Sport / Games

2 memorials

David Berger

David Berger

Born 24/5/1944, 78 years ago

Weightlifter. Born David Mark Berger in Cleveland, Ohio. He emigrated to Israel, and was chosen to represent the country in their 1972 Olympic team. He was one of eleven members of the Israeli team...

Person, Sport / Games, Tragedy, Germany, Israel/Palestine, USA

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Geoffrey Rowley Bostock

Geoffrey Rowley Bostock

Died 24/5/1961, 61 years ago

Born Stafford.  A chartered accountant, in 1916 we find him appointed to wind up a number of companies who were prosecuted under the Trading with the Enemy Amendment Act, 1916.  Churchwarden of St ...

Person, Politics & Administration

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