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On This Day – 9th August

Posted on: Fri 9 Apr 2021

On this day in history;

In 1860, the first known recording of a human voice was made by Parisian editor and typographer Édouard-Léon Scott de Martinville.

In 2003, over a decade of political conflict between Iraq and the United States came to a head when a multinational “coalition of the willing” controversially invaded and occupied Iraq.

In 1965, the Beatles released “Ticket to Ride” from their 5th studio album “Help!”.

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

Image: Dean Terry via Flickr

Produced by Shannon Pearce and Soph Landau


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