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On This Day – 4 June

Posted on: Mon 4 Jun 2018

On this day in 1913, suffragette Emily Davison, stepped in front of the king’s horse at the Epsom Derby. She passed away a few days later in hospital.

On this day in 1917, the first ever Pulitzer prize was awarded to French Ambassador, Jean Jules Jusserand.

On this day in 1984, Bruce Springsteen released his iconic album Born in the USA.

Breakfast producer, Zoe Kounadis, joins Tom Mann to discuss these events in more detail.

Produced by Zoe Kounadis

Image Sourced: Wikimedia Commons


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