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16 Jun 2009

The Flamingo Club in Wardour Street and the fight between Johnny Edgecombe and ‘Lucky’ Gordon

It’s not widely known but Georgie Fame was slightly connected to the Profumo affair, the political scandal that led to the resignation of John Profumo the Secretary of State for War in October 1963, and ultimately the Conservative government a year later in 1964.
read full article here :  Another Nickle In the Machine

1 comment:

Modrules said...

Merci, très instructif.Ou comment rentrer dans l'Histoire sans avoir rien demandé. Sacré Georgie!