Arts and Culture

On This Day – 5 December

Posted on: Wed 5 Dec 2018

On this day;

In 1935, National Council of Negro Women formed.

In 1955, the Historic bus boycott begins in Montgomery Alabama by Rosa Parks.

In 1766, Christie’s hold their first sale Art auction house Christie’s founder James Christie made his first art sale.

In 2006 Audrey Hepburn’s Givenchy little black dress from film “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” auctioned for charity for record £467,200 at Christie’s.

Breakfast producer, Zoe Kounadis, chats with Breakfast’s Tom Mann and Casey Tonkin to discuss more about these events from this day in history.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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