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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
24th June 1942 Born today: Mick Fleetwood, London, rock drummer (Fleetwood Mac-Go Your Own Way)
24th June 1717 1st Free Masons' grand lodge founded in London
24th June 1509 The Coronation of Henry VIII in Westminster Abbey.
Where Judy Garland Died
Judy Garland's final home and place where she overdosed.
Location: 4 Cadogan Lane, Chelsea, SW1X 9EB
Description: This is where Wizard of Oz actress Judy Garland (1922-1969) died following an accidental overdose of sleeping tablets in the bathroom here on June 22nd 1969. It was less than 3 months after she had married for the fifth time, this time to Mickey Deans.
Mickey Rooney says the world was too late to understand and love Judy Garland. If they could have taken her to their hearts a little sooner, she might still be alive today. said Rooney, a child star with Miss Garland at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and later her co-star in the Andy Hardy series.
Tagged in this Tour: Hollywood Legends London Tour