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1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries brings you knowledge and entertainment in podcast form. After listening to a few episodes, you will never be left with nothing to add to any conversation.

1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries brings you knowledge and entertainment in podcast form. After listening to a few episodes, you will never be left with nothing to add to any conversation.
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1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries brings you knowledge and entertainment in podcast form. After listening to a few episodes, you will never be left with nothing to add to any conversation.

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@1001Podcast

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English


Episodes

THE RAT PACK (PT II): DEAN, SAMMY, FRANK, JOEY & PALS

4/22/2018
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"The Rat Pack II: Dean, Sammy, Frank, Joey & Pals" covers: Dean Martins rise to fame and his broke days in Manhattan~The making of "Everybody Loves Somebody Sometime"~Sammy's start in showbiz at age 3, and his rise to fame~ Sammy's stint in the Army and his fight with rascism~Sammy's auto accident causing the loss of his eye~Peter Lawford's mom, and his conquests~Joey Bishop~and the "Wrong Door" story involving Joe Dimaggio, Marilyn, and Frank. In Part three- late careers, scandals, Frank's...

Duration:00:40:23

A SCONSET BEACH STORY

4/15/2018
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" A Sconset Beach Story" tells the story of a young Jewish immigrant named David Sarnoff, whose first job was operating a Marconi wireless station in Nantucket, his rescue from drowning, his receiving and relaying the news from the Titanic, and his rise through broadcasting to become the head of NBC. This is a new 1001 Stories for the Road episode, brought to 1001 Heroes to let our fans know that our third 1001 network has been providing weekly entertainment for the past month and will...

Duration:00:18:02

THE RAT PACK (PT 1): FRANK'S WORLD

4/15/2018
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The Rat Pack (Part 1): Frank's World begins with the the man who was always at the center of the group- Frank Sinatra- his meteoric rise to stardom by 1945, when he was a teen idol hounded by thousands of screaming bobby soxers (10 years before Elvis)- and his sudden fall from grace, his divorce, his friendship with Bogart and Bacall, his early mob ties, his work with Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, his early life in Hoboken, and his second rise to stardom. Part two will cover the other Rat...

Duration:00:26:36

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND: THE INCREDIBLE STORY THAT INSPIRED THE FAMOUS SPIELBERG MOVIE

4/8/2018
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"Close Encounters of the Third Kind: The Incredible Story That Inspired the Spielberg Movie", tells of Project Serpo, a top-secret U.S. government program that arranged an exchange program with aliens that sent 12 astronauts to a planet 40 light years away with hopes of gaining insight to another civilization and their technologies. Inspired largely by a well-known physicist named Dr. Hynek, who had been the head of the classified "UFO Project Blue Book", and was hired by Speilberg and...

Duration:00:40:02

UNSOLVED MYSTERIES: CATTLE MUTILATIONS, UFO'S & BLACK OPS

4/1/2018
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"Unsolved Mysteries: Cattle Mutilations, UFO's & Black Ops" reveals the story of the still unsolved 10,000+ cattle mutilations which have been taking place in the U.S. for over 50 years, and the efforts by both the FBI and independent investigators to come up with the reason cattle are being cruelly killed in a manner that does not fit the pattern of a natural or predatory death. From the first publicized mutilation in 1967, reports of UFO's in the areas immediately near the mutilations,...

Duration:01:36:07

ALL BLOOD RUNS RED (PT III): THE TRUE STORY OF EUGENE BULLARD, THE FIRST AFRICAN AMERICAN FIGHTER PILOT

3/25/2018
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In "All Blood Runs Red Part III", we tell the story of Bullard's escape from war torn France to Spain and then Portugal, where, suffering from wounds and exhaustion, he is placed upon a ship bound for New York. Upon reaching New York, he reunites with other veterans of the war, his daughters are returned, he visits the south of his boyhood only to find it hasn't changed- finding his older brother has been lynched. In New York City he is encouraged to write his story 'All Blood Runs Red",...

Duration:00:28:02

URBAN LEGENDS VI

3/22/2018
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"Urban Legends VI" is the all new sixth installment in our popular Urban Legends Series at 1001 Heroes. (Get the first five at 1001 Stories For The Road). Contains: "Good Luck "DeceaMr. Gorsky" Neil Armstrong legend~"The Exploding Toilet"~"Don't Forget The Undies"~"Elvis in the Underpass"~"I Killed Marilyn Monroe"~"The Ax Murders Hotel"~"The Hanging Man"~"Back To the Future Predicts The Cubs Win"~"The Subway Virtuoso"~"The Leaping Lawyer"~"The Accidental Porn Star"~"Cadaver Kin"~"The...

Duration:00:25:43

ROLES AND MISSIONS: VIETNAM TO PRESENT AUTHOR INTERVIEW

3/18/2018
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ROLES AND MISSIONS:VIETNAM TO PRESENT. Former Air Force Chief of Staff and 4 Star General Tony McPeak discusses his latest book ROLES AND MISSIONS and America's readiness from Vietnam to today's North Korea in this frank interview. Some highlights: McPeak's missions, including "Misty" flight missions over the Ho Chi Minh Trail~What was the Tet Offensive?~Participation in the recent Ken Burns Vietnam Documentary~advice for anyone moving up in rank/position~Colin Powell at odds~Meeting...

Duration:01:13:47

THE MILLIONAIRE'S UNIT: A WWI DOCUMENTARY

3/14/2018
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"The Millionaire's Unit"- The story of the First Yale Unit- an all volunteer combat flying unit comprised of Yale students and alumnae who entered WWI as US Naval combat pilots. In this episode 1001 interviews documentary co-producer Ron King, whose Grandfather was a member of the Yale Unit, and through Ron we learn the story of the First Yale Unit and their willingness to pay the price for their freedom. Story based on the book The Millionaire's Unit by Marc Wortman. Movie Trailer:...

Duration:00:32:52

ALL BLOOD RUNS RED (PT II): THE STORY OF EUGENE BULLARD

3/11/2018
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"All Blood Runs Red" (Pt 2): Eugene Bullard: The first African American fighter pilot in History Part II (of three) covers Bullard's wounding while fighting at Verdun with the French Foreign Legion, his transfer to the French Air Corps and service there, his nightclub ownerships and marriage to a wealthy French socialite, and his fighting in WWII at Orleans. Get access to ALL THREE 1001 shows and archives at our FREE APP! IOS Apple Link:...

Duration:00:33:52

ALL BLOOD RUNS RED (PT 1) THE INCREDIBLE TRUE STORY OF EUGENE JAQUES BULLARD:THE WORLD'S FIRST AFRICAN-AMERICAN FIGHTER PILOT

3/4/2018
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All Blood Runs Red: The Story of Eugene Bullard, WWI & II war hero in France, and the first American born African-American man to become a fighter pilot, Eugene Jacques Bullard was a living legend in France, and a virtual unknown in his own country. Part one covers his growing up in Georgia, his leaving home at age 12 to find racial equality in France, his stowing away on a German freighter, his experiences in Scotland, England, and France, and his signing up with the French Foreign Legion...

Duration:00:22:23

HOW TO MASTER (AND EVEN ENJOY) DIFFICULT CONVERSATIONS

2/25/2018
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A 1001 Heroes Special: The Mystery of Human Relationships For many people- couples, business partners, entrepreneurs, and young adults-the means to unlocking interpersonal, corporate, and family problems can be a mystery. Mediation coach and attorney Simona Frumen offers some great advice to 1001 listeners on a variety of topics that require successful mediation- challenges in marriages, business partners, entrepreneurs and even young adults whose parents are arguing.. She also offers 3...

Duration:00:51:05

1001 INTRODUCES NEW PREMIUM MEMBERSHIPS AND UPCOMING APPS

2/23/2018
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We are very excited to announce that 1001 has a new FREE APP coming soon to Apple iTunes, Android, and Amazon Apps stores. Here are just a few of the features: It has a sleep timer, a car mode, a playlist maker, and access to both FREE and PREMIUM podcasts. The APP gives you the ability to listen to all three of our shows at one location. A fourth show, Todays History Minute, is still in trial mode, and growing fast. You will still be able to listen to many new episodes free on desktop...

Duration:00:03:26

BECOMING GEORGE WASHINGTON: AUTHOR INTERVIEW W/ STEVEN YOST

2/22/2018
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This 2016 interview with Steven Yost reveals a lot about George Washington's early years, how he rose through the military, and claims without a doubt that George loved Martha but always carried a special place in his heart for Sally Fairfax.

Duration:01:02:21

IWO JIMA (PT 2): NIGHTMARE IN THE PACIFIC

2/18/2018
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Part two of Iwo Jima: Nightmare in the Pacific covers the story of the fighting as well as the raising of the first and second flags on Mt. Surabachi, including the stories of the mistaken identities of the flag raisers and that of marine pfc. Ira Hayes. Dedicated to all the men who fought there from all services. We thank you for your service and sacrifice. Veterans Voices: Marine pfc Vaughn Russell Marine pfc Glenn Stroen US Army Capt. Jerry Yellin (pilot)

Duration:00:44:30

SPECIAL EPISODE: INSIDE CHASING EARHART: 1001 HEROES INTERVIEWS CHRIS WILLIAMSON

9/24/2017
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In this special release, 1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries Podcast interviews Chris Williamson, Project Creator of Chasing Earhart, the documentary group which is planning a multi-part television documentary on the life of Amelia Earhart, focusing on her many contributions to the culture as well as sharing theories as to her dissappearance. Chasing Earhart is a podcast found at all major podcatchers as well as a powerful website containing a wealth of information regarding Amelia...

Duration:00:29:57

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