IN THE NEWS
TOUR OF THE MONTH
ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
3rd April 1985 Vic Elliot pocketed 15,780 pool balls in 24 hours in London
3rd April 1981 Race riots in London's Brixton area
3rd April 1976 The Sex Pistols open for Joe Strummer's 101's at the Nashville Rooms.
3rd April 1957 Samuel Beckett's Endgame, premieres in London
3rd April 1934 Born today: Jane Goodall, London England, ethologist (studied African chimps)
3rd April 1932 Born today: Janet Bately, Prof of English Language (King's College London)
3rd April 1893 Born today: Leslie Howard, [Stainer], London, actor (Gone With the Wind)
3rd April 1888 Key Whitechapel prostitute murder prior to Jack the Ripper.
3rd April 1764 Born today: John Abernethy, London, surgeon
The Rolling Stones lived here
The Rolling Stone lived here in squalor in 1963!
Location: 102 Edith Grove, Chelsea, London
Description: Rock dinosaurs The Rolling Stones, well, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Brian Jones rented a squalid flat here from 1962-63 at the start of the band.
Tagged in this Tour: Keith Richards London
Tagged in this Tour: july 2012
Tagged in this Tour: The Rolling Stones London Tour