On This Day – 30 September
Posted on: Mon 30 Sep 2019
On This Day;
in 1954, The USS Nautilus, the world’s first nuclear submarine, was commissioned by the U.S. Navy. The USS Nautilus broke numerous submarine travel records and could remain submerged for almost unlimited periods because it only needed a small quantity of nuclear fuel.
In 1955, 24-year-old actor James Dean is killed in Cholame, California, when the Porsche he was driving hit another car at an intersection.
Breakfast producer Zak Stuart joins Zoe Kounadis and Tom Mann to elaborate on these events in history.
Produced by Zak Stuart
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