/ 05 October 2021

5 October 2021

2.30pm (AEDT) – Announcement on interest rates following today’s RBA board meeting

5.00pm (AEDT) – The New York Times’ ‘Controlling Britney Spears‘ doco premieres on Netflix

6.45pm (AEDT) – Nobel Prize for Physics announced

Hillsong leader Brian Houston to appear in court over charges of concealment of alleged child sex offences by his father in the 1970s – Sydney

ABS Data Releases – International Trade in Goods and Services, August

World Teachers Day

Birthdays for Pakistani PM Imran Khan (1952), and actors Guy Pearce (1967) and Kate Winslet (1975)

Anniversary of:
• the release of the film Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961); the first James Bond film Dr No (1962); The Beatles’ first record, Love Me Do (1962); Elton John’s album Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (1973); and Stephenie Meyer’s novel Twilight (2005)
• the death of Steve Jobs (2011)
• the publication of the New York Times investigation into sexual harassment claims against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein (2017)

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