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    Northumbiron
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    Anyone bothered?

    Or even realise for that matter.

    #175905

    Deereyme66
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    I noticed it in my diary yesterday…the end.

    #175907

    THE-99%
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    i find it odd

    #175912

    Fifty Pence
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    A multi-cultural immigrant (born in Turkey of Greek parent, joined the Italian army, died in Palestine and buried in Israel). The patron saint of soldiers, syphilis, lepers, sheep, archers, Catalunya, Georgia, Lithuania, Palestine, Portugal, Germany, Greece, Moscow, England (but never actually set foot there), Greece, Genoa, Istanbul, Moscow and others. Venerated for fighting people who had different religious views.

    #175914

    Greylag
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    Here in Warwickshire, more notable for being Shakespeare’s birthday.In fact, no one knows the exact date of his birth in 1582, but he did die on 23 April 1616.

    #175924

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    Surely he was older then 34 when he died Greylag? Anyhoo, so basically we are celebrating his death day, seems a bit ironic, happy death day William.

    #175927

    Greylag
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    My mistake, born 1564.

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    I only remember because I was in 1st Crosby St George’s Cubs.

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