| April 28 IT WAS on the high seas today in 1789 that the Mutiny on the Bounty took place and Captain Bligh
, with 18 others, were abandoned in the Pacific Ocean.
| 1817: Captain Bligh
, captain of mutiny ship The Bounty, died in London.
Christian led a mutiny by the crew and cast Captain Bligh
and 18 supporters adrift in an open boat.
sailed into this uneasy meeting of worlds on a mission to secure breadfruit for slave plantations but after his crew mutinied he famously ended up being dumped overboard along with the precious plants.
Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) Set in 1787, director Frank Lloyd puts Gable into the role of Fletcher Christian, who helps partake in a mutiny against the tyrannical ship captain Bligh
(Charles Laughton), leading the crew to freedom as they hijack the ship.
peppapiglive.com Jaws In Concert, Royal Albert Hall, London (Oct 21 and 22) JUST when you thought it was safe Captain Bligh
: Myth, Man, Mutiny, National Maritime Museum, Falmouth, Cornwall (until Jan 7) GET on board with one of the most incredible survival stories of all time.
: Myth, Man, Mutiny, National Maritime Museum, Falmouth, Cornwall (Till January 7) Get on board with one of the most incredible survival stories of all time.
Ironically, King was replaced by a man who already had a bad record with mutineers: the infamous Captain Bligh
of the Bounty would become Governor Bligh of the Rum Rebellion.
He said Bake Off would contribute to the budget for "experimental programming" such as Wolf Hall director Peter Kosminsky's new series or "ambitious factual like our recreation of Captain Bligh
's Pacific journey".
may have gotten things done, but his crew would likely not give him a Best Boss coffee mug.
1817: Captain Bligh
, captain of mutiny ship The |Bounty, died in London.
A Ben Gunn B Black Jake C Captain Hook D Captain Bligh
QUESTION 2 - for 2 points: What type of creature was Mrs Tiggywinkle in Beatrix Potter's classic children's story?