A thousand days of history

Dear reader,

Having entertained myself over the course of the last thousand days by exploring the world a century ago, I will be taking a break from “onehundredyearsagotoday”. The future  always appearing less structured than the past, I cannot say with certainly if, or when, I will return to this blog. I hope you have enjoyed, from time to time, the first thousand day instalment.


25th September, 1915 (Saturday)

BORN TODAY: in Beckenham, Kent – Betty Box, prolific English film producer.



Western Front: the British launch what will prove to be the largest British battle of 1915 on the Western Front: The Battle of Loos.