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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

31st May 1976 Loudest rock concert ever recorded - The Who at Charlton's The Valley.go to related location

31st May 1930 Born today: William Taylor, British Chairman of Convocation (London University)

31st May 1922 Born today: Denholm Elliott, London, actor (Alfie, Cuba, Doll's House, King Rat)

31st May 1915 An LZ-38 Zeppelin makes an air raid on London

31st May 1897 Born today: Margalo Gillmore, London, actress (Skirts Ahoy, High Society)

31st May 1889 Born today: Athene Seyler, London, actress (Make Mine Mink)

31st May 1859 The Great Clock (housing Big Ben) was first started.go to related location

31st May 1837 The father of clowning Joseph Grimaldi sadly passed away in lodgings near Pentonville.go to related location

31st May 1621 Sir Francis Bacon thrown into Tower of London for 1 night

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