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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

26th April 1999 TV Presenter Jill Dando murdered on her doorstep in London.go to related location

26th April 1976 Neil McCallum, actor (Pete-Saber of London), dies at 45

26th April 1973 2 Gentlemen of Verona, musical opens in London

26th April 1947 Bless the Bride musical opens in London

26th April 1934 The Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) was married to Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later The Queen Mother) in Westminster Abbey.go to related location

26th April 1928 Madame Tussaud's waxwork exhibition opens in London

26th April 1921 Born today: Harry Knutton, Maj-Gen/dir-general (London City and Guilds Institute)

26th April 1915 Italy secretly signes Pact of London with Britain, France and Russia

26th April 1890 Henry Morton Stanley inaugurated in London

Top Death-related places to visit in London.



Not many of us are immortal, so one day we will all go to meet our maker. Here's our selection of infamous mortal coil shuffles in our capital. There are some real crackers.

TOP 10 DEATH RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

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11. New York Doll Murcia died here @ Brompton Lodge, Cromwell Road, Kensington, Londo
12. Stephen Lawrence Memorial @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
13. Billy Fury lived here @ 1 Cavendish Avenue, St Johns Wood, London
14. Walthamstow's Plague Pits @ Vinegar Alley, Walthamstow
15. Deadman's Place @ Thrale Street, Southwark, London
16. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
17. Paula Yates lived & died here @ St Luke's Mews, Notting Hill, London
18. Voisin Murdered Mme Gerard @ 101 Charlotte Street, London
19. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
20. Manson and the Talgarth Hotel @ 1--7 Talgarth Road, West Kensington, London
21. Alexander McQueen's Flat @ Flat 1, 7 Green Street, Mayfair, London
22. London's Gladiator Colosseum @ Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, London
23. Newgate Execution Scaffold @ Old Bailey, London
24. World's First Car Death @ Crystal Palace Grounds
25. The Field of Forty Footsteps @ Torrington Square, Bloomsbury, London
26. Albion Disaster Memorial @ East London Cemetary
27. The Ship Tavern @ 12 Gate Street, London
28. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
29. Marc Bolan's Rock Shrine @ Queens Ride, Barnes, London
30. Murder by Fly Paper @ 63 Tollington Park, Finsbury Park
31. Cursed Workplace? @ 71 Queen Victoria Street, London
32. Silk cutters hanged here @ Salmon and Ball, 502 Bethnal Green Rd, London
33. A Comic Legends resting place @ Kew Meadow Path, Richmond
34. Wapping Old Stairs @ Nr Wapping high Street
35. Skull & Bones Graveyard @ Redcross Way, Southwark
36. David Attenborough's Skull @ 3 Park Road, Richmond
37. Beatles Manager Last Day @ 24 Chapel Street
38. The Viaduct Tavern @ 126 Newgate Street, London
39. Graham Bond - celebrity jumper @ Piccadilly Line, Finsbury Park Station, London
40. Royal Mint Black Death Cemetery @ East Smithfield, London
41. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
42. Pitt's Immortal Last Words @ 120 Baker Street, London
43. London's Female Gladiator @ 159 Great Dover Street, Southwark
44. Curse of Tutankhamun @ 19 Collingham Gardens, Kensington
45. William Bligh died here @ 25 Bond Street, Mayfair
46. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
47. Charing Cross Trunk Murder @ Charing Cross Station, The Strand, London
48. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
49. Tower Hill @ Nr Tower Hill Tube Station
50. 1867 Ice Skating Disaster @ Regent's Park Boating Lake, London
51. Cyclists Please Beware @ King's Road, Fulham
52. Dorchester Hotel & Prince Philip @ The Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London
53. WW2 bravery pilot crashed here @ Douglas Eyre Sports Ground, Coppermill Lane, Wal
54. Brian Jones' mystery death @ Cotchford Farm
55. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
56. Tragic Pair shot by police @ 3 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith
57. Lily among the weeds @ Vauxhall Bridge Road, Pimlico
58. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
59. All Hallows Church @ Byward Street, London
60. Amy Winehouse's Flat @ 30 Camden Square, Camden
61. The Princess Alice Disaster @ Galleon's Reach, Plumstead
62. The murder of Sir Edmund Godfrey @ Bottom of Primrose Hill, London
63. The King of Quacks @ 84 Harley Street
64. Temple Bar Death Clock @ Fleet Street
65. Charles Bravo Murder @ The Priory, 225 Bedford Hill, Balham, London.
66. The infamous Lipski acid murder @ 16 Batty Street, Whitechapel
67. Death of Jean Charles de Menezes @ Stockwell Station, Stockwell
68. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
69. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
70. Grims Dyke @ Old Redding, Harrow Weald, Middlesex
71. Kaspar the Cat fights Evil @ Savoy Hotel, The Strand
72. Arthur Kavanagh lived here @ 19 Tedworth Square, Chelsea
73. The Middlesex Hospital @ Mortimer Street, Soho
74. Benjamin Disraeli died here @ 19 Curzon Street, London
75. Site of huge gunpowder explosion @ 43 Great Tower Street, London
76. Screaming Lord Sutch lived here @ Parkfield Road, South Harrow
77. Crews Hill Golf Course @ Cattlegate Road, Crews Hill, Enfield
78. Eccentric Dentist's Show @ 56 Mount Street, London
79. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
80. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
81. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
82. Author Laurence Sterne died here @ 41 Old Bond Street
83. Dr James Barry's Secret @ 14 Margaret Street