Today is the 151st birthday of groundbreaking investigative journalist Nellie Bly, equally remembered for being the first person to travel the world in 72 days, a stunt that was first introduced by Jules Verne's fictional protagonist Phileas Fogg. To celebrate, Karen O has penned a short and sweet tribute to Bly in conjunction with Google, who's honoring the heroine with a Doodle today. Listen to the track above, which comes with an animated video cataloguing Bly's travels.
Listen To Karen O’s Tribute To Pioneering Investigative Journalist Nellie Bly
It commemorates her 151st birthday.
May 05, 2015