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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
20th October 1968 Comedian Bud Flanagan died in Kingston, London, aged 72.
20th October 1953 Actor Sir John Gielgud was arrested for cruising in a public lavatory.
20th October 1904 Born today: Anna Neagle, London Engld, actress (London Melody, Nurse Edith Cavell)
20th October 1862 Murderer Catherine Wilson hanged at Newgate Gaol, the last woman hanged in public in Britain.
20th October 1822 1st edition of London Sunday Times
20th October 1714 The Coronation of George I in Westminster Abbey.
A more level-headed Nephew
William Patrick Hitler, nephew of Adolf resided here
Location: 26 Priory Gardens, Highgate
Description: William Patrick Hitler, nephew of... well I'm sure you can guess who...
Lived here some time around 1938 to 1939 between returning from Germany, having tried to set up his uncle with a half hearted attempt at blackmail.
He eventually left for America with his mother to embark on a lecture tour.