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ABBA
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Waterloo
April 27 1974 for 2 weeks
Waterloo & City Line
   appears on the tube map in   
Teal
Napoleon & the Duke of Wellington
   led opposing forces at the   
Battle of Waterloo
The arrival of Blucher's Prussian army turned the tide against Napoleon in what Wellington described as a "Damn near-run thing".
1815
      
The Battle of Waterloo Was Fought
Napoleon is defeated by Wellington's army. Napoleon is forced into exile.
Dirty Pretty Things
   released the album   
Waterloo To Anywhere (2006)
1815
   saw the   
Battle of Waterloo
June 18, Napoleon Boneparte's last battle
Waterloo
   has the lyric:   
Oh Yeah, and I Have Met My Destiny in Quite a Similar Way
ABBA
Sir David Wilkie
   painted   
The Chelsea Pensioners Reading the Waterloo Dispatch
Oil on wood, Wellington Museum
Monroe County
   has the county seat   
Waterloo
Formed out of Randolph and St. Clair Counties in 1816 -- named for James Monroe who was Secretary of War and the 5th US President -- Belefountaine and Peterstown were formed into Waterloo -- first settled in the 1780s
Waterloo Road (1945)
   starred   
John Mills, Stewart Granger and Alastair Sim
Director: Sidney Gilliat. Also starred Joy Shelton, Alison Leggatt & Beatrice Varley
The Waterloo Bridge Handicap (1978)
   starred   
Leonard Rossiter, Gorden Kaye and Lynda Bellington
Director: Ross Cramer. Also starred Patricia Hodge, John Quentin & Brough Scott. Plot: A commuter's race to catch a rush-hour train, narrated in the style of a horse race.
Sweden
   presented the song   
Waterloo
ABBA; 1974; peaked at #4 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100
Janet Cronin
   is played by Bette Davis in   
Waterloo Bridge (1931)
Also starred: Mae Clarke, Douglass Montgomery, Doris Lloyd
Yeah
   features   
Waterloo Sunset
2006
King Louis XVIII
   is played by Orson Welles in   
Waterloo (1970)
J. M. W. Turner
   painted   
The Field of Waterloo
Oil on canvas, exhibited 1818; Tate Britain, London
The Kinks
   released the single   
Waterloo Sunset
1968; did not chart; appears on "Something Else by the Kinks"; included in the Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"
1815
   was the year of the   
Battle of Waterloo
June 18, Napoleon Boneparte's last battle, Prussians turned up just like the Yanks, late.
ABBA
   released the single   
Waterloo
1974; huge European hit; peaked at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100
Musée Wellington
   is situated in   
Waterloo, Belgium
History
Trek Bicycle Corporation
   is found at   
Waterloo, WI
Napoleon
   is a character in the song   
"Waterloo"
ABBA - "My my, at Waterloo Napoleon did surrender"






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