Hendrix Plays at Isle of Wight Festival : 1970
18/09/1970 - ON THIS DAY IN 1970: Jimi Hendrix dies on this day in 1970. Pictured at the recent Isle of Wight music festival is pop singer Jimi Hendrix who was taken dead to St. Mary Abbot's Hospital, Kensington, London. German-born artist Monika Danneman, a former girlfriend of Hendrix, has been found dead in a fume-filled car near her home, police said.
Andrew Meets The Daleks on Westminister Bridge
Andrew Tuttner (8) meets two Daleks on Westminister Bridge, London. The robots were on location for the new BBC series of "Dr Who". 5/2/99: The Daleks will appear on Millennium stamps due to be issued Summer 1999 by the Royal Mail. * The other three stamps in the entertainers series are expected to feature Bobby Moore holding the World Cup aloft, Charlie Chaplin and former rock legend Freddie Mercury.
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British Transport - Road - Buses - Routemaster - London - 1963
RML 903, one of London's latest and biggest doubledecker Routemaster buses, is swung aboard the Cunard cargo liner Alaunia at King George V Dock, London, for a month's visit to Philadelphia, where it will take part in the Exposition Britannia. Free rides will be given on the bus in Philadelphia, other towns in Pennsylvania and in adjoining New Jersey and Delaware.
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