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BBC NEWS | Magazine | 100 things we didn't know this time last year

Lots of entertaining strange but true stuff, including such gems as:

1. The UK's first mobile phone call was made 20 years ago this year, when Ernie Wise rang the Vodafone head office, which was then above a curry shop in Newbury.


57. The man who was the voice of one of the original Daleks, Roy Skelton, also did the voices for George and Zippy in Rainbow.

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