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On This Day – 7 August

Posted on: Wed 7 Aug 2019

In 1974, French stuntman Philippe Petit walked a tightrope strung between the twin towers of New York’s World Trade Center.

In 2003, in California, Arnold Schwarzenegger announced that he would run for the office of governor.

In 2000, the family of Jimi Hendrix won a case at an international panel to evict the holder of the Internet address “”.

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

Produced by Tom Mann

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