On this day

    On this day

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2021-02-22


    Events from history

    In1797 The Last Invasion of Britain was launched by the French during the Revolutionary Wars, began near Fishguard in West Wales.The first cabs with taxi meters began operating in London in 1907.1945 saw British troops take Ramree Island, Burma.The rock group Genesis, in 1968, released their first record ‘Silent Sun’.Dolly the Sheep, the world’s first cloned mammal (from an adult cell) was announced in 1997 by the Roslin Institute in Scotland.Christchurch, New Zealand was struck by an earthquake measuring 6.3 in magnitude in 2011, killing 181 people.

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