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rogerzilla:
D. B. Cooper - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

I was slightly too young to remember this.  What a story, and what a mystery.

Greenbank:
My saints day is my birthday. My parents (being atheist) claim no idea of the coincidence.

Steve Kish:

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It's the prequel of what the English army had to do before Hastings at Stamford Bridge against Vikings, the post SB re-forming and hurried march down south with troop-gathering via London and also the fact that the actual B of H against the Normans was a relatively close-call that's the fascination for me.  

Regulator:

--- Quote from: Greenbank on September 25, 2010, 07:56:11 pm ---My saints day is my birthday. My parents (being atheist) claim no idea of the coincidence.

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My mother always wanted a boy (she'd already had my two older sisters) called Gregory.

I was born about 6 weeks prematurely...


...on the feast of St Gregory the Great.

robbo6:
I have a photo of my father in front of one of these with his bike.

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