Things happen every day, big and small. Together they make our family history, our local history, our country’s history and sometimes they become part of global history.
All of these things happened on 24th May in years gone by.
In 1543 Nicholas Copernicus received the first copy of On the Revolutions of Heavenly Spheres, on his deathbed.
1n 1819 Princess Alexandrina Victoria was born in Kensington Palace.
In 1956 the first Eurovision Song Contest was held.
In 2014 we went to the new Wembley Stadium for a play-off final.
foretelling the birth of an
amazing new world.
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