Looking west across Ullswater from the peak of Hallin Fell.
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This first president of the Royal Academy was the foremost portrait painter of the late 18th century
He lived from 1723-1792
He founded the Literary Club, whose first members included Samuel Johnson, Edmund Burke, and dramatist Richard Sheridan
23 June, 1611
Mutiny on board Henry Hudson's 'Discoverie'
Mutineers cast explorer Hudson and 8 others adrift in an open boat in James Bay
This monarch had the nickname 'Yea-and-Nay' for his frequent about-faces
He was the second Plantagenet king
His more popular nickname was 'Lionheart'