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On This Day – 14 October

Posted on: Mon 14 Oct 2019

On This Day;

In 1947, U.S. Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager became the first person to fly faster than the speed of sound. Yeager, a seasoned pilot during WWII, flew the X-1 rocket plane built by the Bell Aircraft Company.

In 1994, Quentin Tarantino’s Pulp Fiction, a crime drama featuring multiple storylines and a large ensemble cast including John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis and Harvey Keitel, opened in theatres.

Breakfast producer Zak Stuart joins Tom Mann and Zoe Kounadis to elaborate on these events in history.



Produced by Zak Stuart

Image source: Wikimedia Commons 


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