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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

16th October 1988 Smile Jamaica concert for Hurricane Gilbert victims held in London

16th October 1987 175-kph winds cause blackout in London, much of southern England

16th October 1959 Born today: Gary Kemp, London, rock guitarist (Spandau Ballet-True)

16th October 1958 The first episode of children's TV show Blue Peter is aired on Television.

16th October 1951 Born today: Daniel Gerroll, London, actor (Big Business)

16th October 1936 Actor Peter Bowles was born in London.

16th October 1927 Born today: Lee Montague, London England, actor (Uncle Sasha-Holocaust)

16th October 1925 Murder She Wrote actress Angela Lansbury was born in London.go to related location

16th October 1922 Happy birthday to entertainer Max Bygraves, born in Rotherhithe, East London.go to related location

16th October 1834 London parliament catches fire historic documents burn

Richard Branson born here



Richard Branson born here

This is where Virgin founder Richard Branson was born.

Location: Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London, SE9 3PW

Description: This is the nursing home where Virgin entrepreneur Richard Branson was born to Edward James and Eve Branson on 18 July 1950.

He is the eldest among his siblings Lindi and Vanessa.

Branson was knighted in 1999 for services to entrepreneurship and presented as a millennium icon.

The buildings here are all still nursing homes.


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Richard Branson born here

This is where Virgin founder Richard Branson was born.


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Stonefield Nursing Home is in Kidbrook Grove, Blackheath, London. It is NOT in Sidcup. I was born there. (r parkinson)
Posted by r parkinson on 2009-09-13
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