Almanac – June 22nd

1633 – The Holy Office in Rome forces Galileo Galilei to recant his view that the Sun, not the Earth, is the center of the Universe.

1948 – The SS Empire Windrush arrived in Tilbury, bringing the first Caribbean migrants to the UK following the end of WW2.



And here’s the studio version of Lord Kitchener‘s London Is The Place For Me



1978Charon, a satellite of the dwarf planet Pluto, is discovered by American astronomer James W. Christy.


1990Checkpoint Charlie is dismantled in Berlin.


Mr. Franknstein







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