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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
28th January 1983 Singer Billy Fury died in hospital in Paddington after collapsing at home in Wales.
28th January 1951 La Vie Commence Demain, which depicted artificial insemination and is the 1st X-rated movie, opened in London
28th January 1833 Born today: Charles George Gordon, London, general (China, Khartoum)
28th January 1807 German inventor Frederick Winsor lit the first gas lights.
Top Poetry-related places to visit in London.
The capital of England has always lured poets to distraction for it's rich variety of humanity. Poets unite.
TOP 10 POETRY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:
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11. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
12. Poet Helena Mott @ 115 Maze Hill, Greenwich, London
13. Will's Coffee House @ 39 Bow Street, Covent Garden
14. Betjeman's Window Painting @ 43 Cloth Fair, Barbican
15. Tennyson and Townshend @ Chapel House, Montpelier Row, Twickenham
16. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
17. A Bit Of Byron... @ 22 Betterton Street
18. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
19. Dylan Thomas' House of Horror @ 54 Delancey Street, Camden
20. Home of poet Robert Browning @ 19 Warwick Crescent, Paddington, London
21. Ben Jonson is Still Standing @ Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London
22. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
23. Sutcliffe and Holmes Big Stand @ Leyton County Ground, High Road, Leyton
24. Poet Leigh Hunt lived here @ 22 Upper Cheyne Row, Chelsea
25. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
26. The Poets Circle @ The British Library, St Pancras, London
27. Siegfried Sassoon lived here @ 23 Campden Hill Square