On this day in history ...........................
By TheBoldAge. Published 2020-10-27BOLD-Living
What happened on this day in past times?
On this day in 1662 Charles II of England sold the french coastal town of Dunkirk to King Louis XIV of France.In 1939 on this day 1939 John Cleese, actor, comedian, writer and film producer, was born. John Cleese appeared in BBC TV's Monty Python's Flying Circus and Fawlty Towers. Hs many film credits include the four Monty Python films, Clockwise and A Fish called Wanda.In 1965 a BEA Vickers Vanguard flight to Heathrow crashed at Heathrow, killing 36 peopleOn this day in 1904, the first section of the New York City Subway system opens. It was the World's first underground and underwater subway.