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The London Riots Tour
The London Riots Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

17th August 2000 St James Palace announce that Prince William passed his A Levels and gained a place at University.

17th August 1990 Actress Rachel Hurd-Wood was born in Streatham, London.

17th August 1968 Actress Helen McCrory was born in Paddington, London.

17th August 1798 Pathologist Thomas Hodgkin was born in Streatham, London.

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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