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On This Day – 24 October

Posted on: Wed 24 Oct 2018

On This Day…

In 1901, Annie Edson Taylor, anAmerican schoolteacher, celebrated her birthday by becoming the first person to survive a trip over Niagara Falls in a barrel.

In 1926, Harry Houdini gave his last performance, at the Garrick Theatre in Detroit, Michigan.

Breakfast producer, Zoe Kounadis, joins Tom Mann and Casey Tonkin to discuss the events from this day in history.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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