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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

24th July 1980 Actor and comedian Peter Sellars died in London after a heart attack in The Dorchester Hotel.

24th July 1956 Brendan Behan's Quare Fellow, premieres in London

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King Kong Edgar Wallaces House



King Kong Edgar Wallaces House

The former home of prolific writer Edgar Wallace.

Location: 6 Tressillian Crescent, Brockley

Description: Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1Apr187510Feb1932) was a prolific British crime writer, journalist and playwright, who wrote 175 novels, 24 plays, and countless articles in newspapers and journals.

Before moving to Hollywood to write screenplay's for films such as King Kong, he lived here at 6 Tresillian Crescent, Brockley, between 1900 and 1932 while working as a teacher at Brockley County School and author.


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King Kong Edgar Wallaces House

The former home of prolific writer Edgar Wallace.


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