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The Castle Of Brecon Hotel
Brecon, Powys

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This writer, politician, and philosopher is best known for 'Novum Organum', and his 'Essays', published in 1597 and 1625



20 June, 1756

Black Hole of Calcutta

Siraj-ud-Daula takes Calcutta and throws British captives into a small dungeon. 120 of the captives die.

This king was beheaded at Whitehall on 30 January, 1649





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