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On This Day – 16th July

Posted on: Fri 16 Jul 2021

On this day in history;

1661, the first banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm.

In 1969, Apollo 11 launched, carrying the first people to land on Moon.

In 1782, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s opera “Die Entführung aus dem Serail” premiered in Vienna with Mozart conducting.

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

Image: Wikimedia Commons

Produced by Soph Landau


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