1 November It happened today…….
1793 Lord George Gordon dies in Newgate Prison. He had stirred up the so called “Gordon Riots” of 1790.
1814 The European Congress opens in Vienna.
1922 The first radio licences go on sale in Great Britain, costing 10 shillings.
1950 Assassination attempt on US President Truman.
1967 Rolling Stone magazine makes it’s debut.
1972 American poet Ezra Pound dies.