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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

28th May 1959 Johnson and Bart's musical Lock up your daughters, premieres in London

28th May 1908 Born today: Ian Lancaster Fleming, London England, author (James Bond)

28th May 1897 Born today: Henry Kendall, London, actor (Amazing Quest, Shadow, Rich and Strange)

28th May 1858 Dion Boucicault's Foul Play, premieres in London

28th May 1742 1st indoor swimming pool opens (Goodman's Fields, London)

28th May 1728 Celebrated satirical painter William Hogarth successfully sues agent Joshua Morris.

Top Science-related places to visit in London.



Some great scientific events and breakthroughs have occurred here in London, this is a collection of the pioneers and where they happened:

TOP 10 SCIENCE RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE SCIENCE SIGHTS:

11. Colour Mauve invented here @ 290 Cable Street, London
12. Gaiety Theatre & Marconi House @ Citibank House, 336/337 Strand, London
13. The atom bomb was born here @ Southampton Row, London
14. Clouds Godfather lived here @ 7 Bruce Grove, Tottenham
15. Hampstead Observatory @ Lower Terrace, Hampstead
16. Sir Isaac Newton lived here @ 87 Jermyn Street, St James, London
17. The Faraday Memorial @ Elephant and Castle Roundabout
18. Blood donation founder's house @ 5 Colyton Road, London
19. John Logie Baird lived here @ 3 Crescent Wood Road, Sydenham
20. Zoologist Gosse lived here @ 56 Mortimer Road, Hackney
21. Pole Hill's Inaccurate Obelisk @ Pole Hill, Chingford
22. Biker Denis Johnson worked here @ 69-75 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London
23. Charles Fort lived here @ 39A Marchmont Street, London
24. Charles Darwin's Down House @ Luxted Road, Downe, Kent
25. London Zoo @ Regent's Park, London
26. Why not pat a Pygmy Goat @ Albert Bridge Road, London
27. John Logie Baird's TV demo @ 22 Frith Street, London
28. The Royal Institution @ 21 Albemarle Street
29. World's 1st Business Computer @ Kaevener House, Hammersmith Road
30. Society for Psychical Research @ 14 Deans Yard, Westminster
31. The Man who knew everything @ 48 Welbeck Street, Westminster
32. Advancing Geography @ 1 Kensington Gore
33. Trinity Buoy Wharf @ 64 Orchard Place
34. Balloonist Gleisher lived here @ 20 Dartmouth Hill, Blackheath, London
35. Explorer Stuart lived here @ 9 Campden Hill Square, London
36. The Faraday Effect @ Trinity Wharf, Greenwich, London
37. Beckton Gasworks: FMJ @ Royal Docks Road, East Ham, London
38. Faraday's Apprenticeship @ 48 Blandford Street, Marylebone, London
39. Francis Galton Lived Here @ 42 Rutland Gate, Knightsbridge
40. The Colonnade Town House @ 2 Warrington Crescent, London
41. Joseph Priestley lived here @ 113 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney
42. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
43. The home of Ada Lovelace @ 3 St James Square, St James
44. Huggins' Observatory @ 90 Upper Tulse Hill
45. Bouncing Bomb inventor's house @ 241 New Cross Road, New Cross
46. London Planetarium @ Marylebone Road