Arts and Culture

On This Day; March 18

Posted on: Mon 18 Mar 2019

In 1990, the largest art robbery in US history took place when 13 works of art worth over $500 million were stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.

In 1944, more than 2000 women trampled guards & floorwalkers to purchase 1500 alarm clocks announced for sale in a Chicago Illinois department store.

In 1966, Scott Paper began selling paper dresses.

In 1996, the Sex Pistols announced that they were reuniting for a 20th anniversary tour.

Breakfast’s Zoe Kounadis and Tom Mann discuss these events from history.



Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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