Monday, 18 April 2011

On This Day ... 18 April

1810     Thomas Usher was born in Washington, Co Durham, England. He was the son of William Usher and Jane Cummings.

1964     Charles Silvester Darby died in Chester, Cheshire, England at the age of 82. Charles was born in Birmingham, but emigrated to Canada as a young man. He was resident in Nanaimo, British Columbia but died during a visit to England.

1978     James Hudson died in Bristol, Avon, England. He was 68 years old. James was born in West Hartlepool, and spent a substantial part of his life working in Tanganyika/Tanzania.

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