#On This Day
Monday, July 6th, 2020
Classic comedy Back to the Future was released on 3 July 1985. Written and directed by Robert Zemeckis, the basic premises of the plot follows Marty McFly as he travels through time in a plutonium powered DeLorean back the 1950s version of his home town. Marty encounters younger versions of his parents and must ensure that they fall in love or he and his siblings will cease to exist, and then Marty must return to his own time and save his friend Doc, inventor of the time travelling DeLoren! Phew!
If you fancy doing a little historical time travelling of your own why not check out our podcasts on the Unexpected history of everything from zebras to oranges and from the Tudors to shadows here!
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