10 Facts You Might Not Know About Dundee

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10 Facts You Might Not Know About Dundee

 

1James Chalmers who invented the Adhesive Postage Stamps was born in Dundee

2The First ever radio broadcast was sent from Dundee. “Check 1,2”

3The Famous Grand Theft Auto game created by Rockstar North was founded in Dundee.

4Dundee has 6 twin cities, Virginia, Alexandria etc.

5In 1706, Britain’s first ever elephant dissection was carried out in Dundee by Doctor Patrick Blair.

6Dundee’s famous creations are the comics named The Dandy and The Beano, first published in the 1930’s.

7Aspirin was first developed by a Dundonian, in Dundee.

8There are two universities in Dundee. They are called the University of Dundee and the University of Abertay Dundee

9In Dundee, in 1965 the largest European teaching hospital was built.

10In Dundee in 1965 construction began on the largest teaching hospital in Europe.

 

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