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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
14th August 1948 The first Summer Olympics to be held since 1936, were closed in London.
14th August 1941 Josef Jakobs, German spy, executed in Tower of London
14th August 1903 Born today: Ronald Stewart, CEO (London Brick Co)
14th August 1867 Forsyte Saga author John Galsworthy was born in Kingston Upon Thames.
14th August 1802 Poet and novelist Letitia Elizabeth Landon (LEL) was born in Chelsea, London.
The Aubergine Robbery Mystery
The scene where Gordon Ramsey stole his own reservation book.
Location: 11 Park Walk, London, sw10 0aj
Description: Aubergine is the restaurant that Gordon Ramsey got into bother with his former mentor by stealing his own reservation book and blaming it on Marco Pierre White.
It happened in 1998 when a biker rode up and stole the reservation book here, but it only in March 2007 that Ramsey admitted he was behind it.
Ramsey, then head chef, pointed the finger at his mentor turned nemesis Marco Pierre White, who, he believed, wanted to depose him and take over the Michelin starred Chelsea Restaurant.