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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
16th August 1944 Dutch begin diplomatic contact with Vatican in London
16th August 1939 Born today: Carol Shelley, London, actress (Gwendolyn Pidgeon-Odd Couple)
16th August 1934 Born today: John Standing, London England, actor (Edward-Lime Street)
16th August 1924 Conference about German recovery payments opens in London
16th August 1885 Born today: Charles Carson, London England, actor (Cry the Beloved Country)
Hugh Grant finds Love
Hugh Grant rocked up here in 'Love Actually' at number 102
Location: 102 Poplar Road, Herne Hill, SE24
Description: In the 2003 RomCom 'Love Actually', Prime minister Hugh Grant sweeps into Poplar Road with a police escort in his search for Martine McCutcheon and strikes gold at No 102, this very location.
'Love Actually' was a worldwide box office hit in 2003 with a host of British acting talent on show...Alan Rickman, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley as and Colin Firth...to name but a few.