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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
21st February 1966 Born today: Wendy James, London England, vocalist (Transvision Vamp-Velveteen)
21st February 1966 Born today: Bronwen Booth, London, actress (Andy-One Life to Live, Eternal Evil)
21st February 1923 Andre Charlots musical Rats, premieres in London
21st February 1910 John Galsworthy's Justice, premieres in London
21st February 1909 John Galsworthy's Strife, premieres in London
Home of Margaret Lockwood
Award-winning star of The Lady Vanishes, lived here.
Location: 14 Highland Road, Upper Norwood
Description: The actress Margaret Lockwood, star of films including The Lady Vanishes and The Wicked Lady, lived here with her mother Margaret Evelyn and brother Lyn.
When she was 3 they had travelled from India to settle in London, going to local Sunday school at Christ Church, and going to watch films in the Crystal Palace.
Margaret attended Belvedere College and Sydenham High School for Girls and in 1929 they moved here.
A blue plaque was unveiled here on Wednesday 21st November 2018.