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The Rolling Stones London Tour
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17th March 1973 Queen Elizabeth II opens new London Bridge

17th March 1969 Fashion designer Alexander McQueen was born in Lewisham, London.go to related location

17th March 1954 Born today: Lesley-Anne Down, London, actress (A Little Night Music, Moonraker)

17th March 1954 Born today: Wally Stocker, London, rock vocalist/guitarist (Babys-Missing You)

17th March 1931 Born today: Eunice Gayson, London England, actress (Dr No, From Russia With Love)

17th March 1928 The first James Bond girl, from Dr No, actress Eunice Gayson was born in Croydon.

17th March 1921 Dr Marie Stopes opens Britain's 1st birth control clinic (London)

17th March 1904 The Daily Mirror's Handcuff challenge to Harry Houdini at the Alhambra Theatre.

17th March 1845 Rubber band patented by Stephen Perry of London

17th March 1789 Born today: Edmund Kean, London England, tragic actor (Shylock)

Lawrence Olivier's Lovepad

Lawrence Olivier's Lovepad

This is where Lawrence Olivier and Vivien Leigh made a love nest

Location: 4 Christchurch Street, Chelsea, London, SW3 4AP

Description: This is the place where Lawrence Olivia and Vivien Leigh made their love nest after splitting from their respective partners in 1936. Olivier bought it for the two of them and they christianed in Durham Cottage

She went to work on 'A Yank At Oxford' and he started filming, 'Divorce Of Lady X'. They sold Durham Cottage in 1955.

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Lawrence Olivier's Lovepad

This is where Lawrence Olivier and Vivien Leigh made a love nest

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