History in the News!
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In order to make History relevant and vibrant to students, I update this page *DAILY* to provide the latest news, podcasts and TV programmes relating to history. I use it to create a weekly 'history in the news' display outside of my classroom.

You should also make use of the Historical Anniversaries Calendar for 2017-2018.

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Events (100 years ago today): 1918 – World War I: Allied troops occupy Constantinople, the capital of the Ottoman Empire.

Births (100 years ago today): 1918George Grant, Canadian philosopher and academic (d. 1988)

Births (50 years ago today): 1968Pat Hentgen, American baseball player and coach

Deaths (150 years ago today): 1868Gioachino Rossini, Italian pianist and composer (b. 1792)

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