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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 -related places to visit in London.





TOP 10 RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE SIGHTS:

11. Hornsey Road Baths @ Hornsey Road, Islington, London
12. Murder at Mr Smith's @ 75 Rushey Green, Catford
13. Westfield Stratford City East @ Montfichet Road, Olympic Park
14. Whisky-a-Go-Go and WAG @ 33 Wardour Street, Soho
15. Where Judy Garland Died @ 4 Cadogan Lane, Chelsea
16. The Original Mean Fiddler @ 16-24 High Street, Harlesden
17. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
18. Argyll House @ 211 King's Road, Chelsea, London
19. Princess Diana's Flat @ 60 Coleherne Court, Earl's Court
20. Rio's Naturist Club @ 239-241 Kentish Town Road, Kentish Town, London
21. Mary Poppins author lived here @ 50 Smith Street, Chelsea
22. Sid James lived here! @ 35 Gunnersbury Avenue, Ealing
23. Arnie once lived here @ 335 Romford Road, Ilford
24. Persuader Brett Sinclair's House @ 15 Queen Anne's Gate, London
25. Young Dancer Sculpture @ Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
26. The Stones at the Red Lion @ 265 High Street, Sutton
27. Billy Fury lived here @ 1 Cavendish Avenue, St Johns Wood, London
28. Murray's Cabaret Club @ 16-18 Beak Street, Soho
29. Benny Hill lived here @ Roof Flat, 1 Queen's Gate, Kensington, London
30. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here @ Hyde Park Mansions, Cabbell Street, St Johns Woo
31. Dave Stewarts Church Studios @ 145H Crouch Hill, Crouch End, London
32. Kylie's Kensington Pad @ 53 Drayton Gardens, Kensington
33. Freddie Mercurys last house @ 1 Logan Place, Kensington, London
34. The Big Breakfast House @ Lock Keepers Cottage, Old Ford Lock, Bow, London
35. Farting Lane's Sewer Lamp @ Carting Lane, Strand, London
36. The Oldest Bank in London @ Child's Bank, 1 Fleet Street, London
37. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
38. The Rock Garden @ 6/9 The Piazza, Covent Garden
39. The Goldhawk Social Club @ 205 Goldhawk Road, Shepherd's Bush
40. Deadman's Place @ Thrale Street, Southwark, London
41. Necromancer John Dee lived here @ Mortlake High Street, Mortlake, London
42. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job @ 185 Baker Street, London
43. Phileas Fogg lived here! @ 7 Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, London
44. Crocker's Folly @ 24 Aberdeen Place, Kilburn
45. Regent Sound @ 4 Denmark St, London
46. Boy with a Dolphin @ NW side of Albert Bridge
47. Jill Dando's House @ 29 Gowan Avenue, Fulham, London
48. Wheeler's Thursday Club @ 19-21 Old Compton Street, Soho
49. Bobby Moore's Grave @ City of London Cemetary, Wanstead
50. The Speakeasy Club @ 48 Margaret Street, London
51. Studio 51 and the Stones @ 10 Great Newport Street, London
52. The Ferry Boat Inn @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham Hale
53. Rod Stewart was born here @ 507 Archway Road, Highgate
54. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
55. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
56. Steve Marriott's Party House @ 22 Westmoreland Terrace, Pimlico
57. Walthamstow's Plague Pits @ Vinegar Alley, Walthamstow
58. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
59. Stephen Lawrence Memorial @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
60. They were in Dire Straits @ 1 Farrer House, Deptford
61. Janet Street Porters House @ Britton Street, Clerkenwell, London
62. Keith Richards lived here @ 3 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea
63. About A Boy in Mayfair @ 8 Hanway Place, Mayfair
64. Freddie Mercury lived here @ 22 Gladstone Avenue, Hounslow
65. Actor Boris Karloff born here @ 36 Forest Hill Rd, East Dulwich
66. Mick Jagger lived here @ 48 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
67. Writer Bret Harte lived here @ 74 Lancaster Gate, London
68. Whipps Cross Lido @ Snaresbrook Road, Walthamstow
69. Raymond's Revue Bar @ 11 Walkers Court, Brewer Street, Soho, London
70. George Best lived here @ 89 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
71. Last Suicide Crossroads Burial @ Grosvenor Place
72. The Nose in Admiralty Arch @ The Mall
73. The Lolita House @ Highburgh House, Packhorse Road, Gerrards Cross
74. Sid Vicious' Squat @ 39 New Court, Lutton Terrace, Hampstead
75. The Old Dispensary @ 30 Romford Rd, Newham
76. Pete Townshend's Who Are You? @ Margaret Street, London
77. Walnut Tree House @ 500 High Street, Leyton
78. Dame Mary Page's Fluid @ Bunhill Fields, London
79. Boy Saved from Tiger @ Tobacco Dock, Wapping, London
80. The exact centre of London @ St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square
81. Jack Cade's Cavern @ 77 Maidenstone Hill, Greenwich, London
82. The Oldest Park in London @ Finsbury Circus, London
83. William S Burroughs lived here @ 8 Duke Street, London
84. Richmond Palace Gatehouse @ The Wardrobe, Richmond
85. Scene of Verve's Urban Hymns @ Richmond Park, London
86. The Ship @ 116 Wardour Street, Soho, London
87. Indica Gallery @ 6 Masons Yard, St James, London
88. Irish poet WB Yeats Lived here @ 5 Woburn Walk, Bloomsbury, London
89. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
90. Mrs Hendersons Windmill Theatre @ 17 - 19 Great Windmill Street, London
91. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
92. The Year Round Christmas Shop @ Hays Galleria, 55a Tooley Street, London
93. David Bowie was born here @ 40 Stansfield Road, Brixton, London
94. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
95. The Who's Railway Hotel @ Railway Approach, Wealdstone, Middlesex
96. First British Powered Flight @ Walthamstow Marshes, London
97. PG Wodehouse lived here @ 17 Dunraven Street, Mayfair, London
98. JMW Turner died here @ 6 Davis's Place, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
99. Vanessa Feltz's Gothic House @ 8 Langford Place, St Johns Wood, London
100. Buck's Fizz invented here @ 18 Clifford Street, Mayfair
101. Monty Python Studios @ 68a Delancey Street, Camden
102. Meeting of The Damned @ Fairfield Halls, Park Lane, Croydon
103. Vera Lynn was born here @ Thackeray Road, East Ham, London
104. New York Doll Murcia died here @ Brompton Lodge, Cromwell Road, Kensington, Londo
105. First ever UK Indian Restaurant @ 34 George Street, Portman Square, London
106. The Clash Debut Cover Photo @ Stables Market, Camden
107. Parliament Hill Park, But Why? @ Parliament Hill
108. The Fat Boy of Peckham @ Colegrove Road, Peckham, London
109. The Thin House @ Thurloe Square, Knightsbridge, London
110. London's Oldest Outdoor Statue @ Trinity Church Square, Southwark