Arts and Culture

On This Day – 28th October

Posted on: Wed 28 Oct 2020

On this day in history;

In 1538, the first university in the Western Hemisphere, Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, was established in place of a seminary on the island of Hispaniola in the Caribbean archipelago.

In 1999, Kenny Rogers threw a Frisbee while performing at the Adams Mark hotel in Dallas, Texas and hit audience member Kevin O’Toole. O’Toole sued Rogers for damages of $2 million USD.

Producer Leon Bishop joins Breakfast’s Tom Mann and Zoe Kounadis to elaborate on these events in history.

Produced by Leon Bishop

Image sourced: Stuardo Herrera


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