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Term: London

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Longtime seat of British Empire; burned & rebuilt several times, notably in revolt of Queen Boudicca AD 60 & Great Fire 1666; became large trade center in Middle Ages; expanded rapidly 16th-17th cen. & in Industrial Revolution; heavily bombed in WW II.

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English, 1817 - 1864
English, 1816 - 1863
British, 1796 - 1864
American, born England, 1933 - 2018
English, 1904 - 1983