June 14, 2017 ON THIS DAY

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June 14, 2017 ON THIS DAY


Byline: Compiled by ETAN SMALLMAN and ADAM JACOT DE BOINOD

FROM THE DAILY MAIL ARCHIVE

JUNE 14, 1941 RICH Mayfair men living in 'big houses' are trying to dodge fire watching, a Westminster Council official said last night. Tomorrow is the last day for registering.

'Some of these rich people have gone to the length of going out of London in the hope of escaping. That will not help them. Anyone who fails to register is liable to prosecution and a fine of PS100 or three months in gaol.'

JUNE 14, 1962 SOPHIA LOREN'S younger sister, Maria, 24, is expecting a baby at the end of the year. She married jazz-pianist Romano Mussolini, son of the Italian dictator, three months ago. [Born on December 30, Alessandra Mussolini is now MEP for central Italy.]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY

BOY GEORGE, 56. The Culture Club singer and former Voice judge (right) was jailed for 15 months in 2009 for handcuffing a male escort to a wall and beating him with a metal chain. Named in the top 50 alltime Greatest Britons in a BBC poll, and famous for his flamboyant take on fashion, George became the surprise new 'face' for Dior Homme's 2017 ad campaign.

ALAN CARR, 41. The Dorset-born comedian and TV chatshow host is the son of former Northampton Town FC footballer and manager Graham Carr. His trademark gap-toothed smile is the result of a childhood holiday accident when he lost his milk teeth after slipping on a caravan towbar. JUDITH KERR, 94. The British author and illustrator became the oldest to top the national book charts, aged 92 in 2015, when she resurrected her character Mog -- the cat she killed off in 2002. As a ten-year-old in 1933, she fled her birthplace, Germany, with her family after her father, cultural critic Alfred, was put on a Nazi death list. …

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