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   had a U.K. Number One single with   
April 27 1974 for 2 weeks
Waterloo & City Line
   appears on the tube map in   
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".
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)
   saw the   
Battle of Waterloo
June 18, Napoleon Boneparte's last battle
   has the lyric:   
Oh Yeah, and I Have Met My Destiny in Quite a Similar Way
Sir David Wilkie
The Chelsea Pensioners Reading the Waterloo Dispatch
Oil on wood, Wellington Museum
Monroe County
   has the county seat   
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)
John Mills, Stewart Granger and Alastair Sim
Director: Sidney Gilliat. Also starred Joy Shelton, Alison Leggatt & Beatrice Varley
The Waterloo Bridge Handicap (1978)
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.
   presented the song   
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
Waterloo Sunset
King Louis XVIII
   is played by Orson Welles in   
Waterloo (1970)
J. M. W. Turner
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"
   was the year of the   
Battle of Waterloo
June 18, Napoleon Boneparte's last battle, Prussians turned up just like the Yanks, late.
   released the single   
1974; huge European hit; peaked at #6 on the Billboard Hot 100
Musée Wellington
   is situated in   
Waterloo, Belgium
Trek Bicycle Corporation
   is found at   
Waterloo, WI
   is a character in the song   
ABBA - "My my, at Waterloo Napoleon did surrender"

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