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In 1400 this Welsh landowner's private dispute with neighbour Reginald de Grey sparked a Welsh rebellion

23 March, 1743

First English performance of Handel's Messiah

During the performance at Covent Garden, George II started the tradition of standing for the 'Hallelujah Chorus'

This king defeated Guthrun the Dane at the Battle of Edington

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