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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
9th April 1914 World, Flesh and the Devil, the 1st colour film, shown in London.
9th April 1838 The National Gallery opens in its new home off Trafalgar Square.
9th April 1413 The Coronation of Henry V in Westminster Abbey.
9th April 1269 Edmund of Crouchback, son of King Henry III was married to Lady Aveline de Forz in Westminster Abbey.
Indica Gallery was once here, where John Lennon met Yoko.
Location: 6 Masons Yard, St James, London, SW1Y 6BU
Description: The Indica Art Gallery of Masons Yard St James was where John Lennon met Yoko Ono at a showing of her art Unfinished Paintings and Objects on 9th November 1966.
It was in the basement of the Indica Bookshop for the 1960s avant-garde movement, and shareholders included Paul McCartney and John Lennon.
This is now James Hyman Fine Art, one of the leading London specialists in Twentieth Century British art.