26th November 1913 (Wednesday)

BORN TODAY: in Epsom, Surrey, England – Rosebery Public Park – a gift to the people from Lord Rosebery, a former British Prime Minister. “Fishing is not permitted on either pond”. 

http://www.epsom-ewell.gov.uk/EEBC/Leisure+and+Culture/Parks+and+countryside/Rosebery+Park.htm

Arms Race: At the Devonport dockyard in England, the British Royal Navy launches HMS Warspite, a Queen Elizabeth-class battleship, the seventh warship of the Royal Navy to carry the name.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_Warspite_(03)

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