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  • Margaret Thatcher (1925 - 2013)
    "Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, LG, OM, PC, FRS, née Roberts (13 October 1925 - 8 April 2013), was a British politician, the longest-serving (1979–1990) Prime Minister of the...
  • Henry IV of England (1367 - 1413)
    a short summary from Wikipedia: Henry IV Reign: 30 September 1399 – 20 March 1413 Coronation: 13 October 1399 Predecessor : Richard II Successor: Henry V Spouse: Mary de Bohun J...
  • Rear-Admiral Sir John Franklin KCH FRGS RN (1786 - 1847)
    Sir John Franklin (1786-1847), knighted 1829 NEWS: ONE OF FRANKLIN'S SHIPS LOCATED: See: One of the outstanding explorers of the early 19th century, Admiral Franklin’s tragic end earned him ...
  • Captain Matthew Flinders RN (1774 - 1814)
    Captain Matthew Flinders RN (16 March 1774 – 19 July 1814) was a distinguished navigator and cartographer, who was the first to circumnavigate Australia and identify it as a continent. On ...
  • Group Captain Sir Douglas Bader (1910 - 1982)
    Group Captain Sir Douglas Robert Steuart Bader From Wikipedia: ( /ˈbɑːdər/) CBE, DSO & Bar, DFC & Bar, FRAeS, DL (21 February 1910 – 5 September 1982) was a Royal...

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  • Captain Matthew Flinders RN He was the first to circumnavigate Australia and realise it was a continent.
  • Rear-Admiral Sir John Franklin KCH FRGS RN a British Royal Navy officer and Arctic explorer. Franklin also served as governor of Tasmania for several years. He disappeared on his last expedition, attempting to chart and navigate a section of the Northwest Passage in the Canadian Arctic.

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  • Montague Russell Page (1906 – 1985) British landscape architect and garden designer born in Lincolnshire.

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  • Sir John Smith c. January 1580 – 21 June 1631. An explorer, soldier and author. He was leader of the Jamestown settlement, Virginia.

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