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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

29th May 1960 Born today: Adrian Paul, London England, actor (Dance to Win, Highlander)

29th May 1949 Francis Rossi Status Quo guitarist was born in London.go to related location

29th May 1945 Procol Harum founder Gary Brooker was born in Hackney.

29th May 1924 Pierre-Paul Cambon, French diplomat (Madrid/London), dies

29th May 1911 W.S. Gilbert of Gilbert & Sullivan fame, dies in his lake at Grims Dyke trying to save a girl.

29th May 1903 Comedian Bob Hope was born in Eltham, South London.go to related location

29th May 1884 Irish writer Oscar Wilde married Constance Lloyd at St. James Church, Paddington.go to related location

29th May 1874 Author GK Chesterton was born in Kensington.go to related location

29th May 1660 Charles II returns to London from exile in the Netherlands to claim the English throne.

29th May 1630 King Charles II (1660-85) was born in St James's Palace.go to related location

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