1975 Rolling Stone Keith Richards was arrested by the highway patrol in Arkansas on charges of reckless driving and possessing an offensive weapon, a seven-inch hunting knife.
1933 At their first meeting, the London Passenger Transport Board vote to adopt diesel rather than petrol engines in the bus fleet *
1553 Mary I acceded to the throne, becoming the first queen to rule England in her own right.
1992 The men-only Garrick Club at Covent Club voted by a huge majority to keep out women.
1867 The Golden Lion in St Peters Street Canterbury is offered to let with coming in at £45. Part of the Weavers building, it is now a Wildwood restaurant