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.

Weekly Newsletter! | Twitter Feed!

Anniversaries [embed into YOUR website!]

Events (800 years ago today): 1218 - The Fifth Crusade leaves Acre for Egypt.

Births (150 years ago today): 1868 - Charlie Taylor, American engineer and mechanic (d. 1956)

Births (100 years ago today): 1918 - Coleman Young, American politician, 66th Mayor of Detroit (d. 1997)

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