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22nd September 2000 Patsy Kensit divorces Liam Gallagher in London.

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22nd September 1891 Footballer and writer Charlie Buchan was born in Plumstead.

22nd September 1870 5-time British Wimbledon tennis champion Charlotte Cooper was born in Ealing.

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Lord Lucan's Murder House



Lord Lucan's Murder House

The scene of Lord Lucan's probable murder of his wifes nanny.

Location: 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London

Description: Here on Thursday, November 7, 1974, this six-story brick house in fasionable London, murder and mystery began. The 29-year-old nanny Sandra Rivett went downstairs to the basement kitchen to make some tea for her employer, Countess Veronica Lucan, wife of the Seventh Earl of Lucan. When she didnt return the slender Lady Lucan went to find her and was viciously attacked.

She stumbled out of the house and across to the Plumbers Arms where she burst in and said Murder, murder! I think my neck has been broken! Hes tried to kill me!

The nanny was found dead, and Lady Lucan was certain that the assailant was her husband, Lord Lucan.

Lord Lucan was never found.

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Lord Lucan's Murder House

The scene of Lord Lucan's probable murder of his wifes nanny.


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Easy for you to say Val. That poor woman has been through hell, and attempted suicide herself. It certainly wasn`t here fault her husband gambled away the many millions he had. If he hadn`t been visiting the Claremont club each evening this disaster would never have happened. As for poor Sandra Rivett the nanny, she was an innocent pawn in all of this. I personally believe he is still alive, and too gutless to show his face. (John Naylor)
Posted by John Naylor on 2008-10-14
I read the theory somewhere that Lord Lucan was taken away by a light aircraft and that Damon Hill (the racing driver) father flew it, could anybody tell me were i would have read this?? (nicky piszko)
Posted by nicky piszko on 2007-09-10
I think over the years the Lucan children have been poisoned against their mother by him - thats why they dont have anything to do with her, but she should have fought harder for her kids. (VAL LEDGER)
Posted by VAL LEDGER on 2006-12-19
This has all the makings of a first class murder mystery. Surprised someone has not done a movie recently for television. kevin king -miami flordia. (kevin b. king)
Posted by kevin b. king on 2006-11-06
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