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A recap of the events that shape our world. This Day In History.

A recap of the events that shape our world. This Day In History.

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United States

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A recap of the events that shape our world. This Day In History.

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English


Episodes

October 29th This Day in History

10/29/2020
Today in history: Duane Allman dies. Question Mark and The Mysterians hit number 1. John Hancock resigns from Continental Congress. Black Tuesday hits the stock market. John Glenn returns to space. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:17

October 28th This Day in History

10/28/2020
Today in history: The Gateway Arch is completed. Harvard College established. Statue of Liberty dedicated. The Perfect Storm begins to form. The second Apache trial with Chuck Berry begins. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:05

October 27th This Day in History

10/27/2020
Today in history: Boston Red Sox win World Series. Jesus Christ Superstar released. Disneyland premieres. You Bet Your Life debuts. Joseph Glidden patents barbed wire. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:36

October 26th This Day in History

10/26/2020
Today in History: Bill Buckner commits error in World Series. Baby Fae receives baboon heart. Benjamin Franklin sets sail for France. Erie Canal opens. Shootout at OK Corral. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:35

October 25th This Day in History

10/25/2020
Today in History: AC DC hits number 1. Susan Smith reports false carjacking. Presidential Cabinet meeting broadcast. Albert Anastasia shot to death. Pablo Picasso born. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:01

October 24th This Day In History

10/24/2020
Today in History: Annie Edson Taylor goes over Niagara Falls in a barrel. Jackie Robinson dies. 'DC Snipers' apprehended. Dupont begins selling stockings. Benny Goodman records 'Let's Dance.' Concorde makes flight. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:05

October 22nd This Day in History

10/22/2020
Today in History: Lance Armstrong banned from cycling. JFK gives speech on Cuban Missle Crisis. Princeton is chartered as the college of New Jersey. Ernest Hemingway's first novel published. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:03:55

October 21st This Day in History

10/21/2020
Today in History: Mystic Pizza opens. Carlton Fisk hits a walkoff homerun n the World Series. Old Ironsides christened in Boston Harbor. Dizzy Gillespie is born. Wonder Woman debuts. Guggenheim Museum opens. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:21

October 20th This Day in History

10/20/2020
Today in History: Plane crash kills three members of Lynyrd Skynyrd. Louisiana Purchase rattified. McArthur returns. Sydney Opera House dedicated. 2 Live Crew acquitted. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:43

October 19th This Day in History

10/19/2020
Today in History: A-Ha hits number 1. DeLorean arrested. Rocket Richard scores 500. Concorde lands in New York City. Blockbuster opens. Cornwallis surrenders. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:49

October 17th This Day in History

10/17/2020
Today in History: Al Capone goes to prison. San Francisco earthquake. Albert Einstein arrives in the US. Jailhouse Rock premieres. Mother Theresa awarded Nobel Peace Price. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:12

October 15th This Day in History

10/15/2020
Today in History: Clarence Thomas confirmed to US Supreme Court. Duke Ellington records Mood Indigo. Napolean Bonaparte arrives on St. Helena. Hermann Goring poisons himself. President Johnson signs bill to create US Department of Transportation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:03

October 14th This Day in History

10/14/2020
Today in History: Pulp Fiction released. Steve Bartman interferes with fly ball. Roosevelt gives speech after being shot. Martin Luther King Jr. wins Nobel Peace Prize. Bing Crosby dies. Chuck Yeager flies faster than speed of sound. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:27

October 13th This Day in History

10/13/2020
Today in history: White House cornerstone is laid. Uruguayan flight crashes in Andes. Roman Emperor Claudius dies. Edsel Show broadcast on CBS. 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf' debuts on Broadway. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:03:24

October 12th This Day in History

10/12/2020
Today in History: John Denver dies. Columbus sets sail. Columbus Day Celebration. Dilinger escapes from jail. 'How The Grinch Stole Christmas' published. USS Cole attacked by terrorists. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:55

October 10th This Day in History

10/10/2020
Today in History: The Beach Boys release 'Good Vibrations.' Julius Caesar dies. Porgy and Bess premieres. Naval Academy opens. Joseph Harris commits mass murder. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:03:30

October 9th This Day in History

10/9/2020
Today in History: Che Guevara executed. San Francisco settled. Public admitted to Washington Monument. Achille Lauro hijackers surrender. Walter Murphy releases 'A Fifth of Beethoven.' Hoover Dam begins sending electricity. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:22

October 8th This Day in History

10/8/2020
Today in History: The Great Chicago fire starts. Franklin Pierce dies. Harry S. Truman says atomic bomb knowledge would be shared only with Canada and Britain. Impeachment inquiry against President Bill Clinton. Jerry Lee Lewis records 'Great Balls of Fire.' Sweat lodge ceremony deaths. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:50

October 6th This Day in History

10/6/2020
Today in History: JFK urges Americans to build bomb shelters. Jane Eyre published. Elizabeth Taylor marries for the 7th time. Babe Ruth hits 3 homeruns in the World Series. The first US train robbed. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:03:39

October 5th This Day in History

10/5/2020
Today in History: Steve Jobs passes away. Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch hit number1. David Kunst completes walk around the world. Dalai Lama awarded Nobel Peace Prize. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:04:19