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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

23rd November 1991 Queen singer Freddie Mercury from his Kensington home announces he has Aids.

23rd November 1951 Born today: David Rappaport, London England, 3'11 actor (Wizard, Time Bandits)

23rd November 1946 Born today: Diana Quick, London England, actress (Brideshead, Big Sleep, Odd Job)

23rd November 1931 Fulham and England footballer Alan Mullery born in Notting Hill.

23rd November 1896 Woolwich Arsenal's Joe Powell breaks his wrist in a league match, dying 6 days later from tetanus complications.

23rd November 1869 The Cutty Sark was launched from Dumbarton, headed for the China-tea routes.

23rd November 1705 Nicholas Rowe's Ulysses, premieres in London

World's Oldest Rugby Union Club



World's Oldest Rugby Union Club

The most famous Rugby Union pub in the World!

Location: Princess of Wales, 1a Montpelier Row, Blackheath, SE3 0RL

Description: The World's oldest open Rugby Union club was founded in 1858 and had it's headquarters here in this pub.

There's a plaque outside about it, and a second here recording that the first Rugby Union international, Scotland on the 25th of March 1871, was organised here as well.


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World's Oldest Rugby Union Club

The most famous Rugby Union pub in the World!


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