1796 – Born in London, Great Britain on the 20th of March. 1816 – He ran off with Eliza Pattle and they were subsequently married in Edinburgh. 1826 – On the 7th of March, assisted by his brother William, he abducted Ellen Turner, the fifteen year old daughter of a wealthy family. 1831 – He ..
English historian of Rome wrote 5-volume history "The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire"..
1686 – William Law, English divine, was born at Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire. 1705 – He entered as a sizar at Emmanuel College, Cambridge. 1711 – Elected fellow of his college and was ordained. He resided at Cambridge, teaching and taking occasional duty until the accession of George I, when his conscience forbade him to take ..