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On This Day – 3 July

Posted on: Mon 3 Jul 2017

Who can believe it’s July already?

We take a look back into history to find out what happened today.

Food rationing from the war finally finished in Britain in 1954. The food rationing started in July of 1942, after it became difficult to import food by boat during the war.

Great Scott! The infamous Back to the Future was released in cinema 32 years ago today. But in 2017, no sign of flying cars just yet!

Also, the Doors lead singer, Jim Morrison, passed away at the age of 27 today in 1971.

Jennie Lenman speaks with Breakfast producer Zoe Kounadis to found out more.



Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Images: Wikimedia Commons 


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