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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


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1001 FANS LISTEN UP! CHANGES FOR 2018-ITS ALL GOOD

12/14/2017
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There are lots of great things happening at 1001 Stories Podcast Network, so please be pateient with us over the next few weeks as we get everything in line. 1001 Heroes, Legends, Histories & Mysteries Podcast will be coming back with a two-part blockbuster story THE LEGEND OF THE LOST DUTCHMAN MINE. The website for 1001 Heroes will continue as www.1001storiespodcast.com 1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales will be back soon with more great classic short stories. Look for a NEW website for...

Duration: 00:02:42


ITS A WONDERFUL LIFE : THE BACKSTORY ~ FEATURING OUR INTERVIEW W/ KAROLYN GRIMES WILKERSON (ZUZU BAILEY)

12/3/2017
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The backstory to Frank Capra's film masterpiece "It's a Wonderful Life" featuring an exclusive interview with Karolyn Grimes Wilkerson, who played Zuzu Bailey in the film, and ended the movie with the memorable line : "Look, Daddy. Teacher says every time a bell rings, an angel gets his wings." Karolyn, whose acting career placed her on screen with Cary Grant, Bing Crosby, Jimmy Stewart, and Donna Reed, to name a few, experienced multiple family tragedies that ended her career at an early...

Duration: 01:10:44


WAS MY BROTHER IN THE BATTLE? (2017)

11/26/2017
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Six hundred thousand men died or were wounded in the American Civil War. Just as many families were affected. Mothers, fathers, sisters, and brothers all felt the hopelessness of not knowing if their sons and brothers would ever come home. Steven Foster captured this feeling of helplessness and rage in his song "Was My Brother In The Battle?, which is sung here, credits below. Sadly, many people today don't know who fought in the war, when it took place, or who won it. Many more don't know...

Duration: 00:48:52


OPERATION MARKETGARDEN (PT II): A BRIDGE NOT TOO FAR: SPIES, LIES, AND ALIBIS

11/19/2017
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The two part story of a bold plan to strike the heart of Germany by dropping 36,000 British, Canadian, Polish, and American paratroopers in German controlled Holland in Sept 1944. Dedicated to the men who never made it back, this story doesn't pull any punches as to the command elements who screwed up through a combination of poor planning and in some cases, very likely sabotage. This is an incredible story of heroism on the part of the men who fought and liberated the south of Holland in...

Duration: 01:47:35


OPERATION MARKETGARDEN: A BRIDGE TOO FAR (PT 1) #WWII

11/12/2017
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The two part story of a bold plan to strike the heart of Germany by dropping 36,000 British, Canadian, Polish, and American paratroopers in German controlled Holland in Sept 1944. Dedicated to the men who never made it back, this story doesn't pull any punches as to the command elements who screwed up through a combination of poor planning and in some cases, very likely sabotage. This is an incredible story of heroism on the part of the men who fought and liberated the south of Holland in...

Duration: 00:51:21


JACK THE RIPPER (PT 4): AMERICAN RIPPER: AN INTERVIEW WITH JEFF MUDGETT, HOST OF HISTORY CHANNEL'S "AMERICAN RIPPER"

11/5/2017
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Part 4 of our Jack The Ripper series features an exclusive interview with Jeff Mudgett, host of AE/History Channel's recent 8 episode documentary on the life and crimes of Herman Webster Mudgett, better known as H.H. Holmes, serial killer, and evidence that their research team has complied that they believe links HH Holmes to the Ripper murders in London. Mudgett discusses his challenges in writing the book "Bloodstains", which inspired the show, as well as the life and crimes of his...

Duration: 01:04:45


GHOST HUNTING HISTORY'S HOTSPOTS WITH ROBB DEMAREST

10/29/2017
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They're out there, if you look in the right places, and Robb Demarest has been to most of them. largely as a part of SciFy Network's show Ghost Hunters International, but also on behalf of a number of public and private interests. You will enjoy this frank discussion about the challenges of ghost hunting and paranormal investigations, plus have an opportunity to explore some of the world's paranormal hotspots. More interviews to come in the months ahead. Take This QUICK (5 minute) survey...

Duration: 01:09:27


JACK THE RIPPER (PT III): #1 SUSPECT: INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR MICHAEL HAWLEY

10/22/2017
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Ripper Suspect #1: Author Michael Hawley, author of "The Ripper's Haunts", discusses his new evidence on the only Ripper suspect that provides all these proven matches: 1), Was held by police as a suspect in the Ripper murders, 2), jumped bond and escaped after the last murder; 3) had an open hate for prostitutes, 4), was in London during the ten weeks of murders in 1888, 5), was named by two Scotland Yard investigators as the killer, 6) collected uteri and displayed them openly, 7)...

Duration: 01:04:44


FRANKENSTEIN: THE INCREDIBLE STORY BEHIND THE STORY

10/15/2017
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The story of Frankenstein, a murderous monster created from inanimate parts by an overreaching doctor, first published in 1820, was a major success worldwide, and has spawned countless books, movies, and debates regarding the limits we place on man's constant quest to play god by creating life artificially. Many of you are familiar with the story, but few people know what actually inspired 18 year- old Mary Sjelley to write it. Its a drama in itself, complete with illicit affairs, shared...

Duration: 00:59:26


(PT II) JACK THE RIPPER: THE KILLER UNMASKED

10/8/2017
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In this dramatic episode we look at the suspects, narrow them down, and then present a strong hypothesis as to who the Whitechapel murderers were. The evidence is compelling. We will also introduce upcoming interviews with two major Ripper authors, Jeff Mudgett, whose book and story inspired the History Channel Special "American Ripper", lecturer and author Michael Hawley, Ripper expert and the author of many Ripper books, most notably his upcoming book "Jack the Ripper: Suspect- Francis...

Duration: 01:51:12


JACK THE RIPPER: BRITAIN'S GREATEST UNSOLVED MYSTERY (PT 1): MAYHEM IN WHITECHAPEL

10/1/2017
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In August of 1888 an outbreak of brutal crimes began that shocked Victorian England and put Scotland Yard back on its heels. One man, apparently acting alone, was butchering prostitutes in the poor Whitechapel area in London's East End, and the police were powerless to stop him. The newspapers gave him the name "Jack The Ripper". Today, hundreds of books and video documentaries claim to have found the real killer, but DNA claims have been brought into question and many theories as to the...

Duration: 01:37:01


TSUNAMI II: GOODBYE CALIFORNIA

9/24/2017
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This episode highlights recent scientific studies that prove an imminent Tsunami threat to the US Pacific Nothwest, explaining the dangers tothe entire west coast and how the states are preparing their lowland populations for survival, as outlined in FEMA and other agency reports. We also explain the old Northwest Indian legend of The Whale and The Thunderbird, as well as a harrowing story of Tsunami survival and death in the ravaged port town of Crescent City, California. Sponsor Offers:...

Duration: 00:49:12


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: 00:30:57


NEVER CALL ME A HERO: AUTHOR INTERVIEW (#THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY)

6/25/2017
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An interview with co-authors Dr. Timothy and Laura Orr, discussing their new best-seller "Never Call Me A Hero", the story of Midway pilot Dusty Kleiss, who helped sink three Japanese ships at the Battle of Midway , which turned the tide of war in the Pacific in June of 1942. This is the follow-up episode to THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY at www.1001storiespodcast.com and wherever great podcasts are found. Listen to ALL THREE 1001 SHOWS & ARCHIVES here: https://audioboom.com/dashboard/4827859 Buy...

Duration: 00:57:51


THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY: THE TURNING POINT OF WWII, AND THE BATTLE THAT CHANGED NAVAL WARFARE FOREVER #WWII #Navy #Enterprise #Midway

6/18/2017
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This episode is dedicated to all the courageous soldiers and sailors who gave their lives for freedom. (#THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY) #WWII #Navy #Enterprise #Yorktown #History #Midway By May of 1942 Germany had occupied Europe and was attempting to bomb England into submission. Japan had attacked the US Naval Base at Pearl Harbor just months before and had sacked the Phillipines , brutally killing over 10,000 surrendered soldiers and civilians. With half of the United States fleet damaged or...

Duration: 01:32:54


SHARK! (PT.2): US vs.THEM: WHERE THEY ARE, AND HOW TO SURVIVE THEM

6/11/2017
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Shark attacks have been steadily on the increase for the past few years, and many people believe that this increase is due to federal and state laws limiting catches and protecting predator species like the Great White and the Bull Shark. Environmentalists are fighting against nets that protect swimmers but catch marine life and fighting any efforts to cull certain shark populations, going so far as to say that with 5 billion humans alive, and only 5,000 Great Whites, we can afford to...

Duration: 00:56:35


SHARK! : THE MANEATER OF MATAWAN, N.J.: THE ATTACKS THAT INSPIRED "JAWS"

6/4/2017
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THIS STORY IS NOT INTENDED TO SCARE PEOPLE FROM BEACHES! IT IS INTENDED TO INFORM. IN FACT, WITH ADVANCEMENTS IN BEACH MONITORING TECHNOLOGY AND INCREASED UNDERSTANDING IN SHARK MIGRATIONS...OUR BEACHES ARE SAFER THAN EVER. VERY FEW SHARKS ATTACK HUMANS. SURFERS WILL BE THE FIRST ONES TO TELL YOU THAT ATTACKS ARE EXTREMELY RARE. WHEN THEY DO HAPPEN, THEY MAKE HEADLINES, SUCH AS THIS STORY, WHICH ILLUSTRATES HOW THE U.S. CAME TO KNOW SHARKS. In 1916, coastal resort towns in New Jersey were...

Duration: 00:51:03


WHEN HEMINGWAY LIBERATED THE PARIS RITZ

5/27/2017
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Three great stories from our newest show 1001 Stories For The Road: 1. ANCHORS AWEIGH : The story of what inspired Charles A Zimmerman to write the greatest band song ever 2. IDOL WORSHIP It was 2am in the morning outside Elvis's Graceland Wall, and Bruce and Steve knew they were going to try it. The question was, would they make it to the mansion? 3. WHEN HEMINGWAY LIBERATED THE PARIS RITZ When the Nazis took France, that was one thing. But when they took over the authors old haunt, that...

Duration: 00:31:56


URBAN LEGENDS V: FREE CABLE TV? THE CLINTON BODY COUNT & OTHER URBAN LEGENDS

5/21/2017
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Those crazy, often twisted stories you hear from your friends about things they will swear are true, plus other stuff. Our line-up: 1. Free Cable TV? 2. The Flat Tire 3. The Express Train To Hell 4. Mr. Rogers- A Navy Seal? 5. Julia Child- A Daring OSS Agent in WWII? 6. Topless Woman in Disney’s Animated Movie “The Rescuers”? 7. Shapeshifter Account 8. Dog Suicide Bridge 9. Nancy Reagans Letter to Hinkley 10. A Well Planned Retirement 11. The Clinton Body Count Legend. Editor's Note. There...

Duration: 00:42:30


THE LOST COLONY:AMERICA'S GREATEST MYSTERY: PT II MISSING PERSONS FOUND

5/14/2017
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In 1587, 115 men, women, and children came to the eastern coast of the New World to establish a colony for England. The ship that delivered them left, promising to return in three months with supplies, but it never came. When relief finally arrived three years later, the settlement was abandoned, with only one clue written on the walls of the palisade walls- "Croatoan", which meant that the colonists had likely merged with a nearby tribe which had been friendly to them. For years countless...

Duration: 01:24:53

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