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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

8th May 2010 Mohammed Al Fayed sells his stake in Harrods.go to related location

8th May 1999 Actor Dirk Bogarde dies in Chelsea, London.

8th May 1993 Millwall Football Club play their last game at The Den.go to related location

8th May 1984 The Thames floord barriers opened by Her Majesty the Queen.go to related location

8th May 1962 London trolley buses go out of service

8th May 1956 John Osbornes Look Back in Anger, premieres in London

8th May 1947 American retail magnate and founder of Selfridges, Harry Gordon Selfridge Sr dies in Putney London.

8th May 1931 Operette Land of Smiles, premieres in London

8th May 1926 English naturalist & broadcaster David Attenborough born in London.

8th May 1922 Born today: Brian Kellett, CEO (Port of London Authority)

8th May 1921 Born today: Graham Leonard, bishop of London

8th May 1823 Home Sweet Home 1st sung (London)

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