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On This Day — 29 May

Posted on: Mon 29 May 2017

On this day in history, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, Constantinople, today known as Istanbul, fell to the Ottoman Empire.

Also Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay were the first people ever to reach the summit of Mount Everest as part of the British Expedition.

Breakfast producer Milly Schultz-Boylen joined Jennie Lenman to tell us more.



Produced by Milly Schultz-Boylen

Imaged source: Wikipedia



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