Diving at the White City Stadium. London 1908

London 1908: The Most Dapper Olympics

1908 Olympics: diving at White City Stadium. Check out more vintage London Olympics photos from The Daily Beast.

DAVID CASSIDY FACT: David Cassidy performed a concert at Londons White City Stadium on May 26, 1974. A gate stampede injured 650 people and killed one 14 year old girl.

DAVID CASSIDY FACT: David Cassidy performed a concert at Londons White City Stadium on May 26, 1974. A gate stampede injured 650 people and killed one 14 year old girl.

A Vikings stadium "Plan B" moves forward. -There may not be an agreement this spring to build a new Minnesota Vikings stadium, but legislators may be preparing a Plan B.  A proposal to authorize electronic bingo and pull tabs, along with sports-themed tip boards, will go before the House Taxes Committee on Thursday night amid speculation that the money could be put into a reserve fund to begin preliminary design work on a stadium.-by: Mike Kaszuba, Star Tribune 04/18/12 2:36 pm

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Royals 'nightmare' after Princess Diana's death revealed in letter written by Prince Philip - Mirror Online

Royals 'nightmare after Princess Diana's death' revealed in letter

Princess Diana attended her first White City greyhound charity event at Wembley racetrack in which a greyhound named Hardy King, owned and bred by HRH the Princess Royal, finished unplaced in an open race, April

Before and After: A Designer Cottage in Haliburton County, Ontario – Design*Sponge

Before and After: A Designer Cottage in Haliburton County, Ontario — Design*Sponge

Such incredible floor to ceiling windows. The wood and brown leather really give a homely feel to the red, black and white colour scheme! Before and After: A Designer Cottage in Haliburton County, Ontario

Team captains shake hands after a Canada-United States American football game at White City Stadium, February 14 1944. Originally The Great Stadium, it was built in White City, London, for the 1908 Summer Olympics and is often seen as the precursor to the modern seater stadium and noted for hosting the finish of the first modern distance marathon. It also hosted greyhound racing, speedway and a match at the 1966 World Cup, before the stadium was demolished in 1985.

Team captains shake hands after a Canada-United States American football game at White City Stadium, February 14 1944. Originally The Great Stadium, it was built in White City, London, for the 1908 Summer Olympics and is often seen as the precursor to the modern seater stadium and noted for hosting the finish of the first modern distance marathon. It also hosted greyhound racing, speedway and a match at the 1966 World Cup, before the stadium was demolished in 1985.

Singersongwriter Ray Davies and guitarist Dave Davies performing with The Kinks at the White City Festival White City Stadium London 15th July 1973...

Singer-songwriter Ray Davies (left) and guitarist Dave Davies performing with The Kinks at the White City Festival, White City Stadium, London, July Ray Davies announced his (temporary) retirement at the gig.

Guitarist Dave Davies and singer-songwriter Ray Davies performing with The Kinks at the White City Festival, White City Stadium, London, 15th July 1973.

Guitarist Dave Davies and singer-songwriter Ray Davies performing with The Kinks at the White City Festival, White City Stadium, London, July

A Panoramic View Of Rushcutters Bay - Rushcutters Bay c 1920,  from the left, Potts point, Elizabeth Bay, Clark Island, Darling Point, The Reg Bartley Oval, Rushcutters Bay, Rushcutters Bay Park, New South Head Road heading up to Edgecliff, Stadium, White City Tennis courts, Edgecliff, Paddington roof tops, Royal Hospital for Women and Paddington Town Hall.

A Panoramic View Of Rushcutters Bay - Rushcutters Bay c 1920, from the left, Potts point, Elizabeth Bay, Clark Island, Darling Point, The Reg Bartley Oval, Rushcutters Bay, Rushcutters Bay Park, New South Head Road heading up to Edgecliff, Stadium, White City Tennis courts, Edgecliff, Paddington roof tops, Royal Hospital for Women and Paddington Town Hall.

Uruguay 2 France 1 in 1966 at White City Stadium. The captains, Horacio Troche and Marcel Artelesa, meet before their Group 1 clash at the World Cup Finals.

Uruguay 2 France 1 in 1966 at White City Stadium. The captains, Horacio Troche and Marcel Artelesa, meet before their Group 1 clash at the World Cup Finals.

22 April 1988: Princess Diana attends a greyhound racing event sponsored by the White City Greyhound Charity at Wembley Stadium, wearing a tuxedo.

22 April Princess Diana attends a greyhound racing event sponsored by the White City Greyhound Charity at Wembley Stadium, wearing a tuxedo.

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