TheBoldAge takes a look back at what happened on this day in history

    TheBoldAge takes a look back at what happened on this day in history

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2020-12-26

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    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times


    On this day......In 1860, The first ever inter-club football match between Hallam F.C. and Sheffield F.C. at Sandygate Road ground in Sheffield. In 1874 the 26th of December, Boxing Day was officially recognized as a Bank Holiday in the UK.In 2004 a 9.3 magnitude earthquake struck creating a tsunami which hit Sri Lanka, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, the Maldives and edges of the Indian Ocean, killing an estimated 230,000 people Kauto Star, the racehorse, created history with a fifth 'King George VI Chase' victory at Kempton Park in 2011. Heavy rain led to major flooding and the the worst floods Hebden Bridge had ever seen in 2015

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