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On This Day – 31 January

Posted on: Wed 31 Jan 2018

On this day in 1961, Ham the Chimpanzee became the first chimpanzee in space.

On this day in 1990, the first McDonalds opened in Soviet Union opens in Moscow.

Finally, on this day in 1981, Blondie’s smash hit, ‘The Tide is High’, makes it to number 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Breakfast producer, Zoe Kounadis, joins Tom Mann and Casey Tonkin to discuss these events.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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