1961 in the United Kingdom

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1961 in the United Kingdom:
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Events from the year 1961 in the United Kingdom.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

January - March[edit]

April - June[edit]

July - September[edit]

October - December[edit]

Undated[edit]

Publications[edit]

Births[edit]

January - April[edit]

May - August[edit]

September - December[edit]

Unknown dates[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marr, Andrew (2007). A History of Modern Britain. London: Macmillan. p. 189. ISBN 978-1-4050-0538-8. 
  2. ^ Thurlow, Richard (1987). Fascism in Britain. London. p. 246. ISBN 1-86064-337-X. 
  3. ^ Wall, Patrick (1968). "The Monday Club - Organization & Membership". Student Power. 
  4. ^ Seyd, Patrick (1972). "Factionalism within the Conservative Party: The Monday Club". Government and Opposition 7 (4). 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  6. ^ "Lumumba rally clashes with UK police". BBC News. 19 February 1961. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 
  7. ^ "Five Britons accused of spying for Moscow". BBC News. 13 March 1961. Archived from the original on 5 March 2008. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 
  8. ^ "Key Dates". Royal Shakespeare Company. 2010. Archived from the original on 16 June 2010. Retrieved 30 June 2010. 
  9. ^ "1961". Those were the days. Express & Star. Retrieved 30 March 2012. 
  10. ^ "English Premier League 1960/1961". Tottenham Hotspur Mad. Retrieved 2 March 2011. 
  11. ^ "Sierra Leone wins independence". BBC News. 27 April 1961. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 
  12. ^ a b Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  13. ^ Bolton Evening News, 2 May 1961
  14. ^ "Ratification of the Convention on the OECD". Archived from the original on 17 September 2009. Retrieved 14 September 2009. 
  15. ^ "Tottenham Hotspur results 1960/1961". Tottenham Hotspur Mad. Retrieved 2 March 2011. 
  16. ^ Basset, Anita (1963). A Factual Guide to Guildford Cathedral. 
  17. ^ "Panda replaces zebra at road crossing". BBC News. 14 June 1961. Retrieved 30 March 2012. 
  18. ^ "The Computer Centre Opens". Spread Eagle: 252. 1961. 
  19. ^ Barclays Group Archives. Barclays Fact Sheet: Principal Events, 2.
  20. ^ "Dramatic End to Britain's Memorable Wimbledon". The Times (London). 10 July 1961. p. 3. 
  21. ^ "Couple found shot in A6 lay-by". BBC News. 23 August 1961. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 
  22. ^ Cowan, Mark (3 June 2010). "Did this man escape justice for Jackie's murder?". Birmingham Mail (Trinity Mirror). Retrieved 18 February 2012. 
  23. ^ "Intelligent Film On Homosexuality". The Times (London). 30 August 1961. p. 11. Retrieved 18 July 2010. 
  24. ^ "Special events in the development of women's equality". Catherine of Siena Virtual College. Retrieved 1 February 2011. 
  25. ^ "Worldwide Disasters". Hillsborough Football Disaster. Retrieved 30 March 2012. 
  26. ^ "Skelmersdale Development Corporation records". Access to Archives. The National Archives. Retrieved 30 March 2012. 
  27. ^ "RAF flies aid to flood-stricken Somalia". BBC News. 27 November 1961. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 
  28. ^ "Birth control pill available to all". BBC News. 4 December 1961. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 10 February 2008. 
  29. ^ Tanzania entry at The World Factbook. Retrieved on 10 February 2008.
  30. ^ Harwood, Elain (2003). England: a Guide to Post-War Listed Buildings (rev. ed.). London: Batsford. ISBN 0-7134-8818-2. 

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