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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
19th April 1965 T.A.M.I. Show premieres in London
19th April 1935 Born today in Dagenham: Dudley Moore comedian & actor (Pete and Dud, 10, Arthur, Bedazzled, 6 Weeks)
19th April 1927 Vagabond King opens in London
19th April 1919 Opera Monsieur Beaucaire is produced (London)
19th April 1916 Bing Boys are Here opens in London
19th April 1911 George Bernard Shaw's Fanny's First Play, premieres in London
19th April 1839 Treaty of London constitutes Belgium an independent kingdom and Luxembourg a Grand Duchy
Notting Hill's Wedding Scene
This is where Notting Hills wedding scene was filmed.
Location: 31-35 Craven Hill Gardens, Bayswater
Description: The wedding scenes in the finale to the 1999 hit movie Notting Hill were filmed here in the Zen Garden of the Hempel Hotel.
The Hempel Hotel was a luxury 5-star hotel, built in 1997, a small boutique hotel with Zen inspiration, designed by Anouska Hempel, and featuring mostly white everything.
The hotel was a favourite of Victoria Beckham and the late superstar Michael Jackson reserved the entire hotel during his stay in 2006.
It was sold in 2013, demolished, and a luxury apartment block has replaced it.