Apr 28, 1789:Mutiny on the HMS Bounty. Three weeks into a journey from Tahiti to the West Indies, the HMS Bounty is seized in a mutiny led by Fletcher Christian, the master's mate. Captain William Bligh and 18 of his loyal supporters were set adrift in a small, open boat, and the Bounty set course for Tubuai south of Tahiti.
Gordon Jackson (1923 - 1990) British actor. Appered in several films including " Mutiny on the Bounty"(1962), "The Great Escape"(1963), "The Ipcress File"(1965)and "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie"(1969). One of his most famous roles came in the T.V. series "Upstairs, Downstairs" as Mr.Angus Hudson, the Butler ~j