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Edison didn't invent the light bulb. He refined existing designs to make the practical.
Was a soldier, explorer, writer, Governor of South Australia, twice Governor of NZ and Governor of Cape Colony (South Africa)
Born Kingston upon Hull, England
Jockey - S. Cracknell, Trainer - W. E. Dakin, Owner - W. Rawlinson, Time - 3.30.75
It demands the 'Three F's', fair rent, fixity of tenure and free sale of land.
Ends the first phase of the Second Anglo-Afghan War.
Lloyd Hughes on board -- Trainer R. Wyndham Walden -- George L. Lorillard -- 2:40.50
George Evans up, Trainer: Thomas Puryear, Owner: James R. Keene -- 2:42.75
Opening major encounter in the Anglo-Zulu War; British humiliated
Opening major encounter in the Anglo-Zulu War; British humiliated by 20,000 Zulu's attacking 1,500 troops
The Drum-Major's Daughter
German-born theoretical physicist, best known for his theory of relativity
Catholic saint of Lourdes