1825: George Stephenson operated the first steam locomotive that took passengers. It was late.
1938: The Queen Elizabeth Liner was launched.
1942: Glenn Miller and his band split up.
1951: Marvin Lee Aday was born. He went on to become a well known meat based meal and singer.
1972: The world's most famous Oscar winning blubber was brought into the world.
1979: Gracie Fields carked it in Italy.
1986: Metallica had a really bad bus journey in Sweden. Maybe they should have taken Stephenson's train.
1989: Two nutters were the first two men to survive dropping over the Horseshoe falls in Niagara in barrels.
1998: People stopped searching, and started googling.
1974: A beautiful girl of Irish descent was born in Boston, Massachusetts.
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