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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 Politics-related places to visit in London.



The great wildebeest's of power have lumbered around Westminster and London for a long time now, these are the key locations and greatest stories associated with the parliamentarians.

TOP 10 POLITICS RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE POLITICS SIGHTS:

11. The Strand Palace & Exeter Hall @ 372 Strand, London
12. Giro the Nazi Dog @ 9 Carlton House Terrace, London
13. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
14. Labout MP Pete Curran lived here @ 1 Pretoria Avenue, Walthamstow
15. Home of the Iron Lady @ Hambledon Place, Sydenham, London
16. Christine Keelers Love Mews @ 17 Wimpole Mews, Paddington
17. Clement Attlee's House @ 17 Monkham's Avenue, Woodford Green
18. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
19. A Very Long Speech @ House of Commons
20. Karl Marx Resting Place @ Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, London
21. Sir Robert Wigram lived here @ Walthamstow House, London
22. King of the Zulu's @ 18 Melbury Road, London
23. Thomas Rowlandson's studio @ 16 John Adam Street, Adelphi, London
24. Ho Chi Minh cheffed here! @ Carlton Hotel, Haymarket, London
25. Screaming Lord Sutch lived here @ Parkfield Road, South Harrow
26. The Polonium Pine Bar @ Millenium Hotel, 44 Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, L
27. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
28. Prime Minister - dismount! @ The Athenaeum Club, Westminster
29. Ronald Reagan Statue @ Grosvenor Square, Mayfair
30. PM David Lloyd George lived here @ 3 Routh Road, Wandsworth Common, London
31. Benjamin Franklin's House @ 36 Craven Street, London
32. Christine Keeler lived here @ 63 Great Cumberland Place, London
33. The Whittington Stone @ Highgate Hill, Archway, London
34. Nuclear Dawn Mural @ Coldharbour Lane
35. WH Smith lived here @ 12c Hyde Park Street, Bayswater
36. Houses of Parliament @ Westminster
37. Stars & Stripes Spire @ Christ Church and Upton, 1a Kennington Road, Lon
38. Shoreditch Town Hall @ 380 Old Street, London
39. A Jubilee Walk in London @ Parliament Square, Westminster
40. Light Up St Stephen @ House of Commons
41. Suffragette Davison born here @ Vanbrugh Park Road West, Blackheath
42. A Churchill Residence @ 12 Bolton Street, Piccadilly
43. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
44. Oliver Tambo's ANC House @ 51 Alexandra Park Road, Clerkenwell
45. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
46. George Monoux's Moones @ 41-43 Billet Road, Walthamstow, London
47. The Establishment @ 18 Greek Street, Soho, London
48. City Hall @ The Queens Walk
49. The Jowell's scandal home @ Raveley Street, Kentish Town
50. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
51. The Reform Club @ 104 Pall Mall, London
52. Winston's First Married Home @ 33 Eccleston Square, Victoria
53. Maggie Thatcher's Drinking Club @ 329-331 Fulham Road, Chelsea
54. That Famous Red Briefcase @ Tom Cribb Road
55. The Samuel Gurney Memorial @ Broadway, Stratford, London
56. Middle Temple Hall @ Middle Temple Lane, London
57. Rights of Man written here @ The Old Red Lion, Islington, London
58. Ho Chi Minh worked here! @ Drayton Court Hotel, 2 The Avenue, Ealing
59. The Criterion Restaurant @ 224 Piccadilly, London
60. Conway Hall @ 25 Red Lion Square, London
61. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
62. Nelson Mandela statue @ Parliament Square, Westminster
63. Victoria Tower @ Westminster
64. Thatcher Lived Here @ 19 Flood Street, Chelsea, London
65. Blair and Browns deal @ 127 Upper Street, Islington, London
66. Alexander Litvenenko's Home @ 140 Osier Crescent, Muswell Hill, London
67. Gladstone's Redhanded Statue @ Bow Road, Bow
68. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
69. Daily News to Remember @ 1 Pennington Street
70. Mansion Mayor @ Mansion House
71. Arthur Kavanagh lived here @ 19 Tedworth Square, Chelsea
72. Lenin stayed here @ 30 Holford Square, Clerkenwell
73. St Mary's Church @ High Street, Putney
74. Carlton Hotel Communism @ Haymarket
75. The Battle of Cable Street @ Cable Street, London
76. Gaddafi's London pad @ 7 Winnington Close, Hampstead
77. Lenin's London Newspaper @ 37a Clerkenwell Green
78. Lenin Lived Here @ 16 Percy Circus, Islington
79. A School fit for a PM @ Merton Park
80. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
81. HM Treasury VE Day Room at GOGGS @ 1 Horse Guards Road, London
82. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
83. The PM's Street @ Downing Street
84. Chapter House @ East Cloisters, Westminster Abbey, London
85. Benjamin Disraeli died here @ 19 Curzon Street, London
86. Napolean lived here @ 1c King Street, St James, London
87. Alexander Herzen lived here @ Orsett House, Westbourne Terrace
88. A Right Norman @ Westminster Hall
89. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
90. A Political Inspiration @ 4 St James's Square
91. 1st Kenyan President lived here @ 95 Cambridge Street, Pimlico
92. Money, Money, Money @ 10 Paternoster Square
93. New Covent Garden Market Cafe @ E Cut Through, Fruit & Vegetable Market
94. Motoring pioneer lived here @ 16 Stafford Place