Today in United Kingdom History (Part 19)

Historical Events


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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1801 - 1,900 of 2,274

  • 1963-12-29 Dave McKean, British artist and filmmaker
  • 1964-01-14 Mark Addy, British actor
  • 1964-01-29 Anna Ryder Richardson, British interior designer and television presenter
  • 1964-02-08 Trinny Woodall, British fashion guru
  • 1964-02-18 Paul Hanley, British musician (The Fall, Tom Hingley and the Lovers)
  • 1964-02-21 Jane Tomlinson, British cancer campaigner (d. 2007)
  • 1964-02-21 Huw Higginson, British actor
  • 1964-02-24 Andy Crane, British children's television presenter
  • 1964-02-24 Bill Bailey, British comedian
  • 1964-02-27 Ewen Vernal, British pop bassist (Deacon Blue-Your Town)

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1964-03-10 Prince Edward [Edward Anthony Richard Louis], Prince of Britain and son of Elizabeth II, born in Buckingham Palace, London

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  • 1964-03-11 Shane Richie, British actor
  • 1964-03-18 Courtney Pine, British jazz saxophonist
  • 1964-03-19 Jake Weber, British actor
  • 1964-04-18 Niall Ferguson, British historian
  • 1964-05-05 Lorraine McIntosh, British pop singer (Deacon Blue-Fellow Hoodlums)
  • 1964-05-08 Dave Rowntree, British musician (Blur)
  • 1964-05-24 Adrian Moorhouse, British 100m breaststroker (Olympic-gold-1988)
  • 1964-05-24 Elizabeth McColgan, British running star (world record 5 km indoor)
  • 1964-06-03 James Purefoy, British actor
  • 1964-06-10 Ben Daniels, British actor
  • 1964-06-19 Boris Johnson, British politician
  • 1964-06-21 David Morrissey, British actor
  • 1964-06-22 Mike Edwards, British rock vocalist (Jesus Jones-Devil you Know)
  • 1964-07-03 Joanne Harris, British author
  • 1964-07-22 Adam Godley, British actor
  • 1964-08-04 Gary King, British radio presenter
  • 1964-08-30 Gavin Fisher, British engineer
  • 1964-09-19 Patrick Marber, British playwright
  • 1964-09-25 Gary Ayles, British racing driver
  • 1964-10-01 Harry Hill, British comedian
  • 1964-10-03 Clive Owen, British actor
  • 1964-11-21 Liza Tarbuck, British entertainer
  • 1964-12-31 Lowri Turner, British TV presenter
  • 1965-01-04 Cait O'Riordan, British musician (The Pogues)
  • 1965-01-14 Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, British chef
  • 1965-01-18 Richard Dunwoody, British(?) jockey)
  • 1965-02-19 Andrew Jameson, British(?) swimmer
  • 1965-03-02 Lembit Öpik, British politician
  • 1965-03-11 Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, British television presenter
  • 1965-04-07 Alison Lapper, British artist
  • 1965-05-06 Norman Whiteside, British soccer player
  • 1965-05-26 Hazel Irvine, British television presenter
  • 1965-06-23 Paul Arthurs, British guitarist (Oasis)
  • 1965-07-15 David Miliband, British politician
  • 1965-07-31 Julian Richards, British film director
  • 1965-08-01 Sam Mendes, British stage and film director
  • 1965-08-06 Mark Speight, British television presenter (d. 2008)
  • 1965-10-10 Clive Jones, British engineer
  • 1965-11-21 Alexander Siddig, British actor
  • 1965-11-22 Peter Safran, British-born American film producer and talent agent
  • 1966-03-06 Alan Davies, British comedian and actor
  • 1966-04-28 John Patrick Daly, PGA golfer (1995 British Open), born in Sacramento, California
  • 1966-05-10 Jonathan Edwards, Britain, triple jumper (Olympics-gold/silver-92, 96)
  • 1966-05-19 Polly Walker, British actress
  • 1966-07-05 Susannah Doyle, British actress
  • 1966-10-09 David Cameron, British politician
  • 1966-10-15 Douglas Vipond, British pop drummer (Deacon Blue-Raintown)
  • 1966-10-26 Steve Valentine, Scottish actor (Crossing Jordan), born in Bishopbriggs, Scotland
  • 1966-11-08 Gordon Ramsay, British chef and reality television personality
  • 1966-11-16 Tahir Shah, British travel writer and explorer
  • 1966-11-24 Russell Watson, British singer
  • 1966-12-20 Matt Neal, British Race Driver
  • 1967-01-07 Mark Lamarr, British comedian and broadcaster
  • 1967-01-14 Saskia Wickham, British actress
  • 1967-01-22 Nicholas Gillingham, British swimmer (world record 200m freestyle)
  • 1967-02-14 Stelios Haji-Ioannou, British entrepreneur
  • 1967-02-25 Nick Leeson, British banker (Baring bank)
  • 1967-03-21 Adrian Chiles, British television and radio presenter
  • 1967-03-21 Maxim Reality, British MC (The Prodigy)
  • 1967-04-02 Helen Chamberlain, British television presenter
  • 1967-04-15 Frankie Poullain, British musician (The Darkness)
  • 1967-04-26 Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Academy Award nominated British actress
  • 1967-04-30 Steven Mackintosh, British actor
  • 1967-05-10 Jon Ronson, British journalist and author
  • 1967-06-10 Emma Anderson, British guitarist and songwriter (Lush, Sing-Sing)
  • 1967-06-23 Helen Geake, British archaeologist
  • 1967-07-22 Lauren Booth, British journalist
  • 1967-08-22 Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, British actor
  • 1967-09-07 Toby Jones, British actor
  • 1967-10-16 Davina McCall, British television presenter
  • 1967-10-20 Susan Tulley, British actress (Michelle-EastEnders)
  • 1967-12-23 Tim Fountain, British playwright
  • 1968-02-16 Warren Ellis, British comic book writer
  • 1968-03-18 Paul Marsden, British politician
  • 1968-03-28 Jon Lee, British drummer (d. 2002)
  • 1968-03-28 Tim Lovejoy, British television presenter
  • 1968-04-28 Howard Donald, British musician
  • 1968-05-10 Al Murray, British comedian
  • 1968-05-12 Catherine Tate, British comedian
  • 1968-06-02 Jon Culshaw, British comedian and impressionist
  • 1968-06-11 Sophie Okonedo, London, British actress (Hotel Rwanda)
  • 1968-06-13 David Gray, British musician
  • 1968-06-21 Sonique, British DJ
  • 1968-07-13 Christian Taylor, British screenwriter
  • 1968-09-10 Guy Ritchie, British film director
  • 1968-10-02 Victoria Derbyshire, British radio presenter
  • 1968-10-07 Thom Yorke, British musician and lead singer of Radiohead ('Creep', 'Paranoid Android''), born in Wellingborough
  • 1968-11-12 Aaron Stainthorpe, British singer (My Dying Bride)
  • 1968-12-01 Justin Chadwick, British actor and director

Famous Weddings


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Famous Divorces


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Famous Deaths


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