Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson, known professionally as Lily James, is an English actress born on this day in 1989.
Did you know that:
• Mount Tambora in the Dutch East Indies, had its first violent eruption after several centuries of dormancy on this day in 1815
• Firestone Tire and Rubber Company started producing inflatable tires on this day in 1923
• Edwin Houston and Elihu Thomson were granted a patent for a centrifugal separator: the creamer on this day in 1881
// Compiled by Zoya Siddiqui