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Time, the ultimate August 31st gift!


Now, you or someone you love, can be the sole owner of any minute on August 31st, past, present or future.

For example, imagine giving your loved one the minute you met, the minute they were born or the minute you both said "I do" on August 31st. Preserve the memory of an important anniversary, a minute on the day your favourite film star was born or any other special moment on August 31st.

Now you can give that exact date and time, beautifully presented in its very own framed 'Certificate of Ownership' from the 'Universal Time Registry' for just £9.99 + p&p.

Once that minute has been taken by you, it's yours forever. Nobody else can own the same minute. This is truly a unique gift.

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Events on August 31st

  • August 31st 1997 : Princess Diana is killed
    Princess Diana of England dies along with her companion, department store heir Dodi Fayed, when their car crashes in Paris while evading photographers.
  • August 31st 1980 : Solidarity recognized in Poland
    The Polish government comes to an agreement with striking workers at the Gdansk shipyard, leading to the recognition of Solidarity as Communist Poland's first legal trade union.
  • August 31st 1962 : Trinidad and Tobago join
    Trinidad and Tobago (previously members of the West Indies Federation) join as an independent nation within the British Commonwealth.
  • August 31st 1952 : Marilyn Monroe: Live radio debut
  • August 31st 1897 : Thomas Edison patents the Kinetoscope
    American inventor Thomas Edison receives a U.S. patent for his motion-picture camera, known as the Kinetoscope, amid rival claims by inventors of similar machines.
  • August 31st 1888 : First victim of Jack the Ripper
    Mary Ann Nicholls, considered to be Jack the Ripper's first victim, was found murdered in London.

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