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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

20th August 1989 Marchioness river crash disaster between cruiser and barge kills 30 people.

20th August 1978 Two dead after El Al crew ambushed in Mayfair.go to related location

20th August 1923 London harbor strike ends

20th August 1909 Born today: Andre Morell, London England, actor (Hound of the Baskervilles)

Edgar Allen Poe lived here



Edgar Allen Poe lived here

Horror writer and poet Edgar Allen Poe lived here as a young man

Location: 172 Stoke Newington Church Street, Hackney, N16 0JL

Description: After attending the Manor School at Stoke Newington, fledgling writer and poet Poe attended the Reverend John Bransby’s Manor House boarding school in the fall of 1818.

The American writer Edgar Allan Poe was famous for his horror stories like ‘The Fall of the House Of Usher’ and ‘The Tell-tale Heart’.

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Edgar Allen Poe lived here

Horror writer and poet Edgar Allen Poe lived here as a young man


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