14th July

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1997 Reginald Kray marries Convicted murderer Reginald Kray marries Roberta Jones at Maidstone prison in Kent.
1971 Murderer Michael Bassett commits suicide Michael Bassett committed suicide in his car, leaving a confession that he had killed three French students.
1967 Abortion legalised in Britain. Abortion is legalised in Britain.
1940 World War 2 formed Facing possible invasion Britain forms the Home Guard, a part-time volunteer army comprising men not eligable for National Service.
1881 Billy the Kid shot dead Henry McCarty, better known as Billy the Kid is shot dead by Sheriff Pat Garrett.
1867 Dynamite invented Alfred Nobel demonstrates his new invention Dynamite, made from a mixture of nitroglycerine and silica.
1789 Storming of the Bastille The French Revolution begins with the Storming of the Bastille in Paris and the seven prisoners held are freed.
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On This Day - 14th July