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This famous landscape garden designer gained his odd nickname from his habit of telling clients that their estates had 'great capability of improvement'
His real first name was Lancelot
His father in law was garden designer and architect William Kent
26 May, 1676
Fire of Southwark
Ten years after the devastating Great Fire of London, this blaze sweeps along the south bank of the Thames, burning 625 houses
This monarch was the first Plantagenet king
His titles included Duke of Normandy and Aquitaine, and Count of Anjou
He was the son of Queen Matilda