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BBC Wales ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ 2h
in 1897, Aneurin Bevan was born. This is his story.
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OnThisDayTheIRA Nov 14
in 1983 the IRA murdered Charles Armstrong, 54. Married father of 8. Businessman & chair of Armagh Council blown up in car after council meeting. Off duty UDR had denounced UVF murder of a Catholic in meeting before leading a momentโ€™s silence
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Physics History Nov 7
"Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas." - Marie Curie, born in 1867.
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Humanists UK 1h
Born in 1897: the Welsh humanist and NHS founder Nye Bevan. Non-religious since his teens but always a committed believer in people, Bevan was described by his wife Jennie Lee as 'a great humanist whose religion lay in loving his fellow men and trying to serve them.'
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Red Dwarf Nov 14
in 1989: One of 's best-remembered episodes, with the brilliantly inventive BACKWARDS!
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CANI 16h
After an eventful 38 year reign of building, reconquest, riot and plague, Justinian I died in 565 aged 82/83
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Premier League Nov 13
Spurs 4-5 Arsenal... a truly remarkable game ๐Ÿ˜ณ in 2004, it really was attack against defence!
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PBS 19h
in 1960, Ruby Bridges went to school in the company of her mother and four U.S. marshals. A mob of white parents, shouting threats and racial epithets, was waiting for her when she arrived. Learn more from .
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Lennox Lewis Nov 13
in 1999, I achieved the goal I set out as a professional boxer and became the World Heavyweight Champion by beating by Unanimous Decision in Las Vegas. ๐ŸฅŠ๐ŸฅŠ๐ŸฅŠ
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Hypergoals Nov 8
in 1997: Shay Given is the only Irishman who doesn't know where Dublin is.
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OnThisDayTheIRA Nov 13
in 1973 the IRA murdered Kathleen Feeney, 14. Schoolgirl. Sister of SDLP councillor shot by IRA firing at Army, Bogside. Seconds before 3 whistle blasts sounded & kids playing began to disperse. After she was hit crowd emerged & soldier sought to resuscitate her
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OnThisDayTheIRA 2h
in 1992 the IRA murdered Alan Corbett, 25. Full time RUCR shot at checkpoint, Belcoo at 11:30pm the previous evening & died 4 hrs later in hospital. From Banbridge he was allocated in Enniskillen before being transferred to Belcoo in Dec โ€˜91
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BBC Archive Nov 9
1934: Astrophysicist, author and broadcaster Carl Sagan was born in Brooklyn. Here he is on Wogan in 1985, pondering our place in the universe.
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Hypergoals Nov 14
in 2012, Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the most amazing goal you could ever imagine.
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Ancient History Encyclopedia 22h
Today in : Emperor Justinian I dies after ruling the Byzantine Empire for almost 40 years. (565 CE)
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RTร‰ Archives Nov 14
WATCH: The Anglo-Irish Agreement was signed in 1985 From the RTร‰ Archives News Collection
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Karl Holton 10h
'I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do' Georgia O'Keeffe born 1887 - Red Canna - 1929
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Sebastian Vettel #5 Nov 13
๐Ÿ—“๏ธ in 2010, Sebastian Vettel became the youngest F1 World Champion in history, after winning the ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช ๐Ÿ†โ˜๏ธ
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RTร‰ Archives Nov 13
When Westlife Were Westside WATCH: Westlife make their debut on as Westside 1998
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Formula 1 20h
๐Ÿ—“ Emotional scenes in Abu Dhabi back in 2010 as Seb becomes the F1 world champion for the first time โ˜๏ธ๐Ÿ†๐ŸŽ†
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