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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
21st July 1964 Tottenham Hotspur's Scottish striker John White is killed by lightning playing golf in North London.
21st July 1938 Paul Hindemith and Leonide Massines ballet premieres in London
21st July 1884 The First Test was held at Lord's Cricket Ground.
21st July 1866 Cholera-epidemic kills hundreds in London
21st July 1863 Born today: C[harles] Aubrey Smith, London England, actor (Prisoner of Zenda)
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:
MORE POETRY SIGHTS:
11. Dylan Thomas' House of Horror @ 54 Delancey Street, Camden
12. Siegfried Sassoon lived here @ 23 Campden Hill Square
13. Keats House @ Keats Grove, Hampstead, London
14. Thomas B Macaulay lived here @ 50 Great Ormond Street, London
15. Poet Dylan Thomas lived here @ 5 Redcliffe Street, Earls Court
16. The Poets Circle @ The British Library, St Pancras, London
17. Poet Stevie Smith's House @ 1 Avondale Road, Palmers Green
18. A Bit Of Byron... @ 22 Betterton Street
19. Sutcliffe and Holmes Big Stand @ Leyton County Ground, High Road, Leyton
20. Ben Jonson is Still Standing @ Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London
21. Poet Leigh Hunt lived here @ 22 Upper Cheyne Row, Chelsea
22. The Wheatsheaf @ 25 Rathbone Place
23. William Blake lived here. @ 28 Poland Street, London
24. Tennyson and Townshend @ Chapel House, Montpelier Row, Twickenham
25. Poet Helena Mott @ 115 Maze Hill, Greenwich, London
26. Samuel Beckett lived here @ 34 Gertrude Street, Chelsea
27. Betjeman's Window Painting @ 43 Cloth Fair, Barbican