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On this day in 1302...

it was........

Battle of the Golden Spurs, in modern day Belgium


Flanders beat France.... gotcha1

The battle was the first of many to prove a well discplined army of peasants could defeat a gang of bullying knights...

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Originally Posted By: Greg_Dyke
On this day in 1302...

it was........

Battle of the Golden Spurs, in modern day Belgium


Flanders beat France.... gotcha1

The battle was the first of many to prove a well discplined army of peasants could defeat a gang of bullying knights...


Flanders went on to lose to Homer in the final.

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Moll versus Ned... laugh

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July 18th

Birthdays for...

1941--Martha Reeves (not her Vandellas)
1950 - Sir Richard Branson
1957 - Nick Faldo
1967 - Vin Diesel
1971 - Penny Hardaway

also...in 1953 Elvis Presley made his first recording in Sun Studios.

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Happy Birthday Mrs JR !!!

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... and 'Er Indoors, Mrs Big J.R. !



Give our regards to Jan, please John!

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July 19th, birthdays for...

1946 - Ilie Năstase
1947 - Brian May
1961 - Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director (the Ring, Dark Water)

In 1979 The Sandinista rebels overthrow the U.S.-backed government of the Somoza family in Nicaragua.

Doc Holiday killed for the first time in 1879 and Mary I became queen after Lady Jane Grey was replaced in 1553

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Originally Posted By: Greg_Dyke
July 19th, birthdays for...

1946 - Ilie Năstase
1947 - Brian May
1961 - Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director (the Ring, Dark Water)

In 1979 The Sandinista rebels overthrow the U.S.-backed government of the Somoza family in Nicaragua.

Doc Holiday killed for the first time in 1879 and Mary I became queen after Lady Jane Grey was replaced in 1553 [/b


Killed for the first time! How many times was he killed?


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Must have been part cat!

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Doc Holiday was "married" to "Big Nose Kate"

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Birthdays today for...

44 James Hetfield (Metallica)
36 DJ Spinderella, (Salt-N-Pepa)
34 Nikos Dabizas

and in 1492... Christopher Columbus sets sail from Spain, on his way to invent America....if only he had been a bit cleverer, America might now be called Columbia and Columbia might be called something completely different...

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If he'd been a bit brighter he'd left the bloody place well alone..... would have saved us all a lot of trouble!

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we wouldnt have CSI, without Chris Columbus

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..but we would have been saved from 'Carry on Columbus'.

swings and roundabouts Dykey.




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but they also brought us Brian McBride...hero of Parsons Green

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Parsons Green is closer to the other place.

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nearest tube to Fulham fc, isnt it ?

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No Putney Bridge is the nearest.




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