On this day in history ...........................

    On this day in history ...........................

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2020-11-16

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    Do you know what happened on this day ............?


    On this day .........in 1945 we saw the founding of UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural OrganizationIn 1959, the "Sound of Music" musical by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein opened for the first time in New York, lasting for 1443 performancesToday in 1976, seven men who took part in an £8m bank robbery raid at the Bank of America in Mayfair, London, received jail terms totalling nearly 100 years. To date only £0.5m has been recovered. And in 2003, arguably one of the greatest football players to have graced the hallowed turf, Lionel Messi, makes his official debut for FC Barcelona in a friendly against Porto. Finally for today, in 2010 Clarence House announced that Prince William would marry his long-term girlfriend Kate Middleton.

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