On this day, UK History
You could be sat on your couch now, watching Jeremy Kyle for the past three years, missing out on a fortune !
- On 04.12.2012 The highest lottery prize ever to remain unclaimed (£63.8m) eventually went to good causes as the winner did not come forward by the deadline of 23:00 GMT.
- 1980 English rock group Led Zeppelin officially disbanded, following the death of drummer John Bonham on 25th September.
- 1586 Queen Elizabeth I conferred the death sentence on Mary Queen of Scots after discovering a plot to assassinate her and bring about a Roman Catholic uprising. Queen Mary stayed at this house in Jedburgh in 1566 to hold a Circuit Court. She fell gravely ill and almost died there. As her later troubles closed in, she is said to have remarked “Would that I had died in Jedburgh.”