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On This Day – 19th February

Posted on: Tue 19 Feb 2019

On This Day:

In 1910, Typhoid Mary was freed from her first periods of forced isolation and went on to cause several further outbreaks of typhoid in the New York area.

In 1985, Cherry Coke was introduced by the Coca-Cola Company.

In 1981, George Harrison was ordered to pay ABKCO Music the sum of $587,000 for “subconscious plagiarism” between his song, “My Sweet Lord” and The Chiffons’ “He’s So Fine”.

Breakfast producer Caitlin Ellen Moore joins Tom Mann and Zoe Kounadis to discuss these events from history.



Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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