On This Day – 17 October
Posted on: Wed 17 Oct 2018
On this day…
In 1888, Thomas Edison files a patent for the Optical Phonograph, also known as a gramophone and later as a record player.
In 1961, NY Museum of Modern Art hangs Henri Matisse’s Le Bateau upside-down.
In 1998, ‘One Week’ by Barenaked Ladies hits #1 in the US, where it stays for… one week.
Breakfast producer, Zoe Kounadis, joins Tom Mann and Casey Tonkin to discuss these events.
Produced by Zoe Kounadis
Image Sourced: Lauren Manning via Flickr