1840 in the United Kingdom

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United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland 1840 in the United Kingdom United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
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Events from the year 1840 in the United Kingdom .

Incumbents

Events

Penny Black

Undated

Ongoing events

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Births

Thomas Hardy
Victoria, Princess Royal

Deaths

References

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