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Sir Francis Bacon

Sir Francis Bacon

Born 22/1/1561, 459 years ago

Born York House in the Strand. Died in Highgate at Arundel House, the home of his friend, Thomas Howard, Lord Arundel. The site is now occupied by St. Michael's Church, South Grove. Travelling towa...

Person, Philosophy

9 memorials

Rev. Dawson Burns

Rev. Dawson Burns

Born 22/1/1828, 192 years ago

Baptist minister and lifelong temperance activist. Born Southwark to Jabez Burns also a Baptist minister and temperance advocate from 1836. Died Battersea.

Person, Religion

1 memorial

Lord Byron

Lord Byron

Born 22/1/1788, 232 years ago

Born Holles Street, baptised at St Marylebone church in the same year.  Spent the first 10 years of his life in Aberdeen with his mother.  On the death of a great-uncle in 1798 he succeeded to the ...

Person, Poetry, Seriously Famous, Greece, Scotland

8 memorials

Amy Ethel Dormor

Amy Ethel Dormor

Died 22/1/1945, 75 years ago

Victim of the last V2 rocket in Kingston upon Thames.

War dead, War Memorial WW2

1 memorial

William Godfrey, Archbishop of Westminster

William Godfrey, Archbishop of Westminster

Died 22/1/1963, 57 years ago

Born Liverpool. Died Westminster Hospital.

Person, Religion

1 memorial

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