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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

17th July 1975 TV Presenter Konnie Huq was born in Hammersmith.

17th July 1968 Beatle's animated film Yellow Submarine premieres in London

17th July 1965 Born today: Alex Winter, London England, actor (Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure)

17th July 1958 Peter Shaffer's Five Finger Exercise, premieres in London

17th July 1949 Born today: Mick Tucker, London, rock drummer (Sweet Harlesden)

17th July 1947 Born today: Camilla Parker-Bowles, London England, Prince Charles' wife.

17th July 1909 Born today: Hardy Amies, London England, royal dressmaker (Queen Elizabeth II)

17th July 1894 Born today: Mary Clare, London England, actress (Evil Mind, Young and Innocent)

17th July 1717 George Frideric Handel's The Water Music premiered when King George I requested a concert on a barge on the River Thames.

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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