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On This Day – 22nd January

Posted on: Fri 22 Jan 2021

On this day in history;

In 1905, in St Petersburg, Russia, troops fired on protesters in what became known as ‘Bloody Sunday’.

In 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court issued one of its most momentous decisions, ruling in Roe v. Wade.

In 1971, John Lennon and Yoko Ono recorded “Power to the People”.

Breakfast producer, Soph Landau, joins Breakfast’s Tom Mann and Zoe Kounadis to elaborate on these events in history.

Image: ABC News

Produced by Soph Landau


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