Stop the Clock October 27.
1936: Wallis Simpson, the future Duchess of Windsor, divorced her husband Ernest. 1958: The first edition of Blue Peter was transmitted.
1967: The Queen launched the new Cunard cruise liner, the Queen Elizabeth 2, on Clydebank.
1986: The money markets were deregulated on the Stock Exchange. But computer failure led to chaos.
POETIC: Dylan Thomas was born in Swansea on this day in 1914
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|Publication:||Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, England)|
|Date:||Oct 27, 2006|
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