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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

23rd February 1983 Actress Emily Blunt was born in London.

23rd February 1982 Michael Frayn's Noises Off, premieres in London

23rd February 1981 Princess Diana moves out of her flat ahead of her announcement the following day.

23rd February 1973 Gold goes up $10 overnight to record $95 an ounce in London

23rd February 1950 Born today: Steve Priest, London, rock bassist (Sweet Hayes)

23rd February 1945 2nd Dutch govt of Gerbrandy forms in London

23rd February 1918 Magician Chung Ling Soo's Catch the Bullet With Your Teeth goes wrong and he is killed on stage.

23rd February 1910 George Bernard Shaw's Misalliance, premieres in London

23rd February 1895 Born today: Richard Goolden, London England, actor (School for Husbands)

23rd February 1886 London Times publishes world's 1st classified ad

23rd February 1817 Born today: George Watts, London, painter

23rd February 1792 Artist Sir Joshua Reynolds died in his house in Leicester Fields, London.

23rd February 1776 Born today: John Walter II, London, chief proprietor (The Times, 1812-47)

23rd February 1633 Born today: Samuel Pepys, London England, navy expert/composer (Diary, Memoirs)

Top Murder-related places to visit in London.



London's grisly history is long, frequent and well documented. Here we have stories from the time of highwaymen through Jack The Ripper to the Krays and contemporary accounts.

TOP 10 MURDER RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE MURDER SIGHTS:

11. Mystery of Scotland Yard @ Scotland Yard, Westminster
12. Dr Crippen's Murder Home @ 39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
13. David Attenborough's Skull @ 3 Park Road, Richmond
14. The Percy Thompson murder @ Belgrave Road, Ilford, London
15. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
16. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
17. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
18. Killer Podola Caught @ South Kendington Station, London
19. The Demon Barber of Fleet Street @ 186 Fleet Street, London
20. Ghost of Actor William Terriss @ The Adelphi, The Strand, London
21. Voisin Murdered Mme Gerard @ 101 Charlotte Street, London
22. The Golden Lion @ 51 Dean Street, London
23. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
24. Joe Orton lived and died here @ 25 Noel Road, Islington, London
25. The Infamous Ratcliff Murders @ 29 The Highway, Stepney, London
26. Wood Green Empire @ High Road, Wood Green, London
27. The Working Lads Institute @ 137 Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel
28. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
29. Ripper Murder: Marie Jeanette @ 13 Miller's Court, Whitechapel
30. The Screaming Spectre @ Farringdon Station
31. Ripper Murder of Ms Stride @ Dutfield's Yard, off Henriques Street
32. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
33. The Children of Capland Street @ Capland Street, St Johns Wood, London
34. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
35. Site of Lord Byrons famous duel @ 100 Pall Mall, London
36. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
37. Ripper Murder: Catherine Eddowes @ Mitre Square, Shoreditch
38. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
39. Murderer Dennis Nilsens Home @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
40. Charles Bravo Murder @ The Priory, 225 Bedford Hill, Balham, London.
41. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
42. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
43. Murder of Kelso Cochrane @ 36 Golborne Road, Kilburn
44. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
45. The Polonium Pine Bar @ Millenium Hotel, 44 Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, L
46. Greenberry Hill @ Primrose Hill, London
47. Murder by Fly Paper @ 63 Tollington Park, Finsbury Park
48. Ripper Murder of Annie Chapman @ 29 Hanbury Street, Whitechapel
49. The infamous Lipski acid murder @ 16 Batty Street, Whitechapel
50. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
51. Pistols at Dawn @ Primrose Hill, London
52. The Siege of Sidney Street @ 100 Sidney Street, Stepney, London
53. The Assassination of Mr Thynne @ Pall Mall, London
54. The 1st Railway Murder @ Top O' The Morning, 129 Cadogan Terrace, Bow
55. The murder of Sir Edmund Godfrey @ Bottom of Primrose Hill, London
56. Charing Cross Trunk Murder @ Charing Cross Station, The Strand, London
57. The Lauriston & a wooden Leg @ 162 Victoria Park Road, London
58. The Houndsditch Murders @ 119 Houndsditch, London
59. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
60. Alexander Litvenenko's Home @ 140 Osier Crescent, Muswell Hill, London
61. White Chapel & Altab Ali Park @ Adler Street, Tower Hamlets, London
62. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
63. First Murder solved by Identikit @ 23 Cecil Court, Covent Garden, London
64. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
65. The Murder of Aristos @ 66 The Bishops Avenue, Barnet
66. Houndsditch Murder Scene @ 59 Golding Street, Tower Hamlets, London
67. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London