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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
28th June 1945 Born today: Dave Knights, London, rock bassist (Procol Harum-Conquistador)
28th June 1923 Queen Wilhelmina and Prince Henry for state visit to London
28th June 1909 Born today: Eric Ambler, London, suspense writer (Epitaph for a Spy)
28th June 1838 The Coronation of Victoria I in Westminster Abbey.
28th June 1461 The Coronation of Edward IV in Westminster Abbey.
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.
Tagged in this Tour: Hollywood Legends London Tour