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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

9th April 2005 Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles are married at Windsor Castle.

9th April 1978 S Club 7 singer Rachel Stevens was born in Southgate,

9th April 1914 World, Flesh and the Devil, the 1st colour film, shown in London.

9th April 1906 Labour Leader Hugh Gaitskell was born in Kensington.

9th April 1838 The National Gallery opens in its new home off Trafalgar Square.go to related location

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Sporting related places abound in London where many of the World's great sporting institutions were founded. Sporting stadiums, sporting gestures and great sportsmen and women can be found in here:

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11. David Beckham grew up here @ 150 Norman Road, Leytonstone
12. Eric Bristow played Darts here @ The Red Lion, 132 Stoke Newington Church Street
13. Henman Hill or Murray Mound? @ Aorangi Terrace, All England Club, Wimbledon
14. Cricketer WG Grace lived here @ Fairmount, Mottingham Lane, Mottingham
15. Cricketer Patsy Hendren\'s House @ Belmont Road, Turnham Green
16. UK's 1st Ten Pin Bowling Alley @ 158 Clapton Common, Stamford Hill
17. Olympics 2012: Kapoor Sculpture @ Olympic Park, London
18. Freemasons Arms: Birth of FA @ 81-82 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London
19. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy @ Hampstead Ponds
20. Danny the Footie Chairman @ Eltham Green Road
21. Blythe Hill Tavern @ 319 Stanstead Road
22. Steve Davis started here @ 71 Kirkham Street, Plumstead, London
23. Osgood and Hutch's Pub @ The Union Inn, Crimp Hill, Windsor
24. The Real Cockney Boys @ Boleyn Ground, Green Street, Upton Park
25. Martin Peters lived here @ 103 Raydons Road, Becontree
26. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
27. Dorothea Lambert Chambers' house @ 7 North Common Road, Ealing
28. Olympics 2012: Eton Manor @ Quarter Mile Lane, Olympic Village, Stratford
29. Henry VIII's tennis court @ Hampton Court Gardens, London
30. To Dare is To Do @ Bill Nicholson Way, 748 High Road, Tottenham
31. Hammersmith Palais @ 242 Shepherds Bush Road, Hammersmith, London
32. Hendon Hall @ Ashley Lane, Hendon, London
33. Are you the Dude? @ Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place
34. The Champion @ 11-12 Wells Street, Oxford Street
35. Hurlingham Park @ Hurlingham Road, Fulham, London
36. The Royal Oak @ 83 Woodman St, London
37. Wimbledon, Lawn Tennis Club @ Church Road, Wimbledon
38. Rugby Was Born Here @ St Clement Danes Church, Strand
39. Wimble-gone: Plough Lane @ Plough Lane, Wimbledon
40. Setanta was born here @ 268 Northfield Avenue, Northfields, Ealing, Lond
41. London's Oldest Swimming Baths @ Forest Hill Swimming Pools, Dartmouth Road, Lond
42. Arsenal's Emirates Stadium @ Arsenal Emirates Stadium, Avenell Road
43. Denis Compton lived here @ 20 Alexandra Road, Hendon
44. The Dog and Fox @ 24 High Street, Wimbledon, London
45. Arsenal's old Invicta Ground @ Hector Street, Plumstead
46. Ruislip Lido: Young Ones! @ Reservoir Road, Ruislip
47. World's Oldest Rugby Union Club @ Princess of Wales, 1a Montpelier Row, Blackheath
48. The Butcher's Hook @ 477 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London
49. Brockwell Lido @ Brockwell Park, Dulwich Road
50. Portal: Chelsea celeb eatery @ 88 St John Street, Farringdon
51. Fulham's Craven Cottage @ Stevenage Road, Fulham
52. Kenwood Ladies' Bathing Pond @ Hampstead Heath, off Millfield Lane, Highgate
53. Deerfoot Ran Here @ Wick Road, Hackney Wick
54. Charlton's The Valley @ Floyd Road, Charlton
55. Illuminated Ponies @ Rotten Row, Hyde Park
56. Olympics 2012: Main Stadium @ Marshgate Lane, Stratford
57. Crews Hill Golf Course @ Cattlegate Road, Crews Hill, Enfield
58. The Freemason's Arms @ 32 Downshire Hill, Hampstead, London
59. BBC Media Village and White City @ Wood Lane, London
60. 1st Channel swimmer lived here @ The Limes, New Road, Bedfont
61. What no Vicar? @ Bishop's Avenue, Hammersmith and Fulham
62. Superhoops in the Bush @ Loftus Road, South Africa Road, Shepherds Bush
63. Peter May Sports Centre @ 135 Wadham Road, Walthamstow, London
64. Olympics 2012: BMX Circuit @ Stratford
65. Sir Learie lived here @ 101 Lexham Gardens, Earls Court
66. Moor Park Golf Club @ Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
67. Marlow Rowing Club @ Marlow Bridge Lane, Marlow, Buckinghamshire
68. Olympics 2012: Handball Arena @ Waterden Road, Olympic Park, Stratford
69. Olympics 2012: Velodrome @ Olympic Village, Stratford
70. Walthamstow Dogs to Close @ Chingford Road, London
71. Ashley Cole's The Collection @ 264 Brompton Road, London
72. Swimming prodigy Beckwith born @ 16b Walcot Place West, Lambeth
73. The Australian @ 29 Milner Street, Chelsea
74. Arsenal's Old Ground @ Off Highbury Park Road
75. Simpsons: Home of Chess @ 100 Strand, London
76. Herne Hill Velodrome @ Burbage Road
77. Dorset Square: Home of Cricket? @ Dorset Square, Marylebone
78. Marshall Street Baths @ Marshall Street, Westminster
79. A mad day playing Rugby @ The Athletic Ground, Kew Foot Road
80. Time for some jogging @ Speakers' Corner, Hyde Park
81. Booby Moore's Childhood Home @ 43 Waverley Gardens, Barking
82. King of Punk @ 14 Soho Street, London
83. Urban Golf, Soho @ 33 Great Pulteney Street
84. Westminster Boating Base @ 136 Grosvenor Road
85. Arsenal and The Sutton Arms @ 193 Caledonian Road, Islington
86. Royal Artillery Barracks @ 40-48 Artillery Place, Greenwich
87. Selhurst Park @ Whitehorse Lane, Croydon
88. The Oval @ Kennington Oval, Kennington
89. Joe Cole's early school years @ Masbro Rd, Marylebone
90. Olympics 2012: Basketball Arena @ Olympic Park, Stratford
91. London: Tornado capital? @ Whitmore Gardens, Kensal Rise
92. Laurie Cunningham lived here @ 73 Lancaster Road, Islington
93. Sir Alf Ramsey was born here @ Five Elms Road, Becontree, Dagenham
94. Doggett's Coat and Badge @ 1 Blackfriars Bridge, Southwark
95. Tooting Bec Lido @ Tooting Bec Road
96. Teddy Sheringham lived here @ Malvern Avenue, Highams Park
97. Now that's a Big Screen @ 1, Kensington Square
98. Mr Bodybuilding lived here @ 161 Holland Park Avenue
99. The Dark Destoyer schooled here @ Loxford Lane, Ilford
100. Sutcliffe and Holmes Big Stand @ Leyton County Ground, High Road, Leyton
101. Fancy a Plum? @ Plumstead Common Road
102. Four Minute Mile in 18th Century @ Hackney Road, Shoreditch
103. Cricket in Covent Garden @ 21 Cranbourn Street, Covent Garden, London
104. Fred Perry and The Brentham Club @ 38a Meadvale Road, Ealing
105. London's Oasis in the Park @ Serpentine Lido, Hyde Park Corner
106. London's Female Gladiator @ 159 Great Dover Street, Southwark
107. The 2012 Olympic Stadium @ Marshgate Lane, Stratford, London
108. Scottish Castle in London @ Green Lanes, Stoke Newington
109. Home to the Blues or Pensioners @ Stamford Bridge
110. A Horse and a Pint @ Knightsbridge Green