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On This Day – 24 December

Posted on: Mon 24 Dec 2018

On This Day; 

In 1968, the first pictures of an Earth rise over the moon are seen as the crew of Apollo 8 orbits the moon.

In 1956 “I Love Lucy” Christmas show airs.

In 1818, the Christmas carol “Silent Night” composed by Franz Xaver Gruber is first sung at St Nicholas church in Oberndorf, Austria.

Breakfast Producer, Zoe Kounadis, joins Tom Mann to discuss more about this events from this day in history.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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