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Guglielmo Marconi

Often referred to as the father of long distance radio transmission and for his development of Marconi’s law and a radio telegraph system, Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi was born 25 April in 1874. He is often credited as the inventor of radio, and indeed he shared the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics with Karl Ferdinand …

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Junior Braithwaite (Bob Marley and the Wailers)

Reggae musician Franklin Delano Alexander Braithwaite, better known as Junior Braithwaite, was born April 1949 in Kingston, Jamaica. He was the youngest member of the vocal group, The Wailing Wailers which Bob Marley, Bunny Wailer and Peter Tosh started in 1963, when ska music had become popular in Jamaica. Soon after Beverly Kelso and Cherry …

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BVMC Vintage Tractor Run

This years Bridgnorth Vintage Machinery Club annual Shropshire National Vintage Tractor Run took place on Sunday 2 April 2017. The BVMC Have been in Bridgnorth since 1986 and have hosted a number of events including the annual Shropshire National Vintage Tractor Road Run (well it’s more of a leisurely trundle) in aid of the Shropshire …

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Nancy Wilson (Heart)

Nancy Wilson the American singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer with the Seattle/Vancouver rock band Heart was born on this day 16th March in 1954 and she and her sister, Ann, grew up in Southern California and Taiwan before moving to the Seattle suburb of Bellevue. Nancy finished high school, then attended Pacific University in Oregon …

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World day against Cyber Censorship

World Day Against Cyber-Censorship takes place annually on March 12. It aims to rally computer users in fighting repression of online speech. Reporters Without Borders was also created this day to celebrate the work of brave individuals who have promoted free expression on the Internet. The annual Netizen Prize is awarded to bloggers, online journalists, …

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John Cale (Velevet Underground)

Most famous for being a member of the Velvet Underground, John Cale OBE Was born 9 March 1942. the Velvet Underground formed in NewYork City performing from 1964 to 1973, its best-known members were Lou Reed and John Cale, who both went on to find success as solo artists. Although experiencing little commercial success while …

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Never Go Back

Having read the book Never go Back by Lee Child i would like to watch the exciting fast-paced American Espionage Crime Thriller “Jack Reacher: Never Go Back” which is out on DVD. It is based on the Lee Child novel of the same name. It stars Tom Cruise as former military investigator turned vigilante drifter …

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Sir Patrick Moore CBE FRS FRAS

Writer, Amateur Astronomer and Television personality Sir Patrick Moore CBE, FRS, FRAS, was Born 4 March 1923, in Pinner, Middlesex, on March 4 1923, he was the son of Captain Charles Caldwell-Moore, MC. Later the family moved to Sussex, where Patrick was to live for the rest of his life. H e was educated at …

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Malcolm X

On February 21, 1965, Human Rights Activist Malcolm X was assassinated, as he prepared to address the Organization of Afro-American Unity in Manhattan’s Audubon Ballroom, after a disturbance broke out in the 400-person audience. As Malcolm X and his bodyguards moved to quiet the disturbance, a man seated in the front row rushed forward and …

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Neil Diamond

American singer-songwriter Neil Diamond was born 24 January, in 1941 His career spans over five decades from the 1960s until the present, and Diamond continues to record and release new material and tour. Born in Brooklyn, New York, He attended Abraham Lincoln High School, from where he received his high school diploma, and was also …

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SPeye Joe (Welfarewrites)

Joe Halewood writes about tenant and welfare wrongs

Nature's Place

The place of Nature in the 'ordinary' Spiritual Life through Meditation using Macro Photography to illustrate.

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I have people to kill, lives to ruin, plagues to bring, and worlds to destroy. I am not the Angel of Death. I'm a fiction writer.

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