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HISTORIC REFUSAL

On March 31st, 1657, the English Parliament offered the crown of England to Oliver Cromwell, the man who had beheaded its previous owner, King Charles I. 27 more words

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IT'S PALM SUNDAY

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Wishing all Christians a blessed day as they recall the Saviour’s joyous entry into Jerusalem.

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HISTORIC SCHOOLS: ETON COLLEGE

Despite being England’s “Mad King Harry”, the tragic Henry VI had his lucid moments. During one of them he founded Eton College. Originally known as “The King’s College of Our Lady of Eton besides Wyndsor”, the school gave free education to seventy boys from poor families. 341 more words

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HISTORIC HAPPENING: ROYAL FUNERAL

If you’re going to be in or near Leicester, England this week, a royal funeral is finally going to be held at the cathedral for Richard III, the last Plantagenet king. 97 more words

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HISTORIC MOVIE IDEAS FOR MARCH

March’s historic viewing suggestions:

And Now Miguel (1966) (Mid-29th Century)

The Barretts Of Wimpole Street (1934) (Victorian Era)

Enchantment (1948) (Victorian Era / WW II Crossover) 26 more words

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WORLD DOWN'S SYNDROME AWARENESS DAY

People with Down’s Syndrome are born with an extra chromosome that limits intellectual function and can cause health issues such as intestinal problems and heart and vision defects. 367 more words

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