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The London Tennis Tour
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

19th June 1982 Roberto 'Gods Banker' Calvi, is found dead, hanged under Blackfriars Bridge in London.go to related location

19th June 1975 Missing Lord Lucan murdered the 29-year-old nanny of his three young children, an inquest jury in Westminster decided.

19th June 1973 Rocky Horror Picture Show, stage production opens in London

19th June 1966 RW Hardy photographs staircase at Queen's House, Greenwich, later finds ghostly figures on pics.go to related location

19th June 1964 Mayor of London Boris Johnson born in New York City.

19th June 1942 Born today: Neil Chalmers, director (National History Museum, London)

19th June 1925 Comedian Charlie Drake was born in Elephant and Castle, London.

19th June 1921 Born today: Allan Davis, Mayor of London

19th June 1890 Born today: Barbara Everest, London England, actress (Fatal Witness, Inquest)

19th June 1829 Sir Robert Peel founded the London Metropolitan Police (Bobbies).

Oliver Twist's Literary Home



Oliver Twist's Literary Home

Home to the 'Charles Dickens Museum' and 'Oliver Twist'

Location: 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road, WC1N 2LX

Description: 'Charles John Huffam Dickens' (7 February 1812 to 9 June 1870) was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and he remains popular, responsible for some of English literature's most iconic characters.

And so to this very address...

48 Doughty Street off Gray's Inn Road was where he wrote 'Oliver Twist'.

It's now the Charles Dickens Museum.

Tagged in this Tour: London's Best House Museums
Tagged in this Tour: Charles Dickens' London

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Oliver Twist's Literary Home

Home to the 'Charles Dickens Museum' and 'Oliver Twist'


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