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Stamford - Notable Historical Events

Stamford RafflesJan 28, 1819

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Stamford - Historical Events
Date Event
1066-09-25

The Battle of Stamford Bridge; an English army under King Harold Godwinson beat the invading Norwegians led by King Harald Hardrada and Harold's brother Tostig, who were both killed. Three weeks later Harold died fighting the Normans at Hastings.

1819-01-28

Sir Stamford Raffles 1st lands in Singapore

1819-02-06

Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles founds freeport harbor Singapore

1920-11-16

1st postage stamp meter is set in Stamford Conn

1979-02-24

Highest price ever paid for a pig, $42,500, Stamford, Texas

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Stamford - Notable Birthdays

Stamford RafflesJul 6, 1781

Stamford - Birthdays
Date Event
1781-07-06

Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore

1937-07-13

Charles Coody, Stamford TX, PGA golfer (1971 Masters)

1938-10-22

Christopher Lloyd, Stamford Ct, actor (Taxi, Back to the Future)

1957-08-28

Daniel Stern, Stamford Ct, actor (City Slickers, Wonder Years)

1958-05-12

Kim Greist, Stamford CT, actress (CHUD, Brazil, Payoff, Manhunter)

1959-05-30

Gary Stamford, Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Stamford - Notable Deaths

Stamford RafflesJul 5, 1826

Stamford - Deaths
Date Event
1066-09-25

Tostig Godwinson, Earl of Northumbria, killed at the Battle of Stamford Bridge

1720-01-31

Thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)

1826-07-05

Stamford Raffles, British statesman and founder of Singapore dies at 44 of apoplexy


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