This Day in History Class

This Day in History Class

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This Day in History Class

From the desk of “Stuff You Missed in History Class,” “This Day in History Class” quickly recounts a tidbit from today’s events in history.
Title Date Listen Download
First Modern Planetarium Opened - Oct. 21, 1923 Oct 21, 2018 Listen Download
Saturday Night Massacre - Oct. 20, 1973 Oct 20, 2018 Listen Download
Attack on the National Palace in Guatemala - Oct. 19, 1944 Oct 19, 2018 Listen Download
Battle of Mabila - Oct. 18, 1540 Oct 18, 2018 Listen Download
London Beer Flood - Oct. 17, 1814 Oct 17, 2018 Listen Download
Fists Raised During Olympic Games - Oct. 16, 1968 Oct 16, 2018 Listen Download
Mata Hari Executed - Oct. 15, 1917 Oct 15, 2018 Listen Download
Trial of Mary, Queen of Scots Began - Oct. 14, 1586 Oct 14, 2018 Listen Download
Revival of Modern Hebrew Began - Oct. 13, 1881 Oct 13, 2018 Listen Download
First Use of the Iron Lung - Oct. 12, 1928 Oct 12, 2018 Listen Download
Vatican II Opened - Oct. 11, 1962 Oct 11, 2018 Listen Download
Lyudmila Pavlichenko Died - Oct. 10, 1974 Oct 10, 2018 Listen Download
Che Guevara Executed - Oct. 9, 1967 Oct 9, 2018 Listen Download
Alvin York Captured Machine Gun Nest - Oct. 8, 1918 Oct 8, 2018 Listen Download
Desmond Tutu Born - Oct. 7, 1931 Oct 7, 2018 Listen Download
First Peacetime Train Robbery in U.S. - Oct. 6, 1866 Oct 6, 2018 Listen Download
Women's March on Versailles - Oct. 5, 1789 Oct 5, 2018 Listen Download
First Paris-Istanbul Run of the Orient Express - Oct. 4, 1883 Oct 4, 2018 Listen Download
Italy Invaded the Ethiopian Empire - Oct. 3, 1935 Oct 3, 2018 Listen Download
Perejil (Parsley) Massacre Began - Oct. 2, 1937 Oct 2, 2018 Listen Download
People's Republic of China Formed - Oct. 1, 1949 Oct 1, 2018 Listen Download
Boeing 747 Introduced - Sept. 30, 1968 Sep 30, 2018 Listen Download
Rudolf Diesel Died - Sept. 29, 1913 Sep 29, 2018 Listen Download
Lilian Bland Born - Sept. 28, 1878 Sep 28, 2018 Listen Download
Suleiman's Siege of Vienna Began - Sept. 27, 1529 Sep 27, 2018 Listen Download
Johnny Appleseed Born - Sept. 26, 1774 Sep 26, 2018 Listen Download
Treaty of York - Sept. 25, 1237 Sep 25, 2018 Listen Download
Benedict Arnold Escaped - Sept. 24, 1780 Sep 24, 2018 Listen Download
Victoria Woodhull Born - Sept. 23, 1838 Sep 23, 2018 Listen Download
Shaka Killed - Sept. 22, 1828 Sep 22, 2018 Listen Download
Alexandria of Bavaria Died - Sept. 21, 1875 Sep 21, 2018 Listen Download
Battle of the Sexes - Sept. 20, 1973 Sep 20, 2018 Listen Download
Ötzi the Iceman Discovered - Sept. 19, 1991 Sep 19, 2018 Listen Download
Constantine the Great United the Roman Empire - Sept. 18, 324 Sep 18, 2018 Listen Download
Camp David Accords - Sept. 17, 1978 Sep 17, 2018 Listen Download
Grito de Dolores - Sept. 16, 1810 Sep 16, 2018 Listen Download
Crash at Crush - Sept. 15, 1896 Sep 15, 2018 Listen Download
Death of U.S. President William McKinley - Sept. 14, 1901 Sep 14, 2018 Listen Download
Phineas Gage Struck with a Tamping Iron - Sept. 13, 1848 Sep 13, 2018 Listen Download
Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Elope - Sept. 12, 1846 Sep 12, 2018 Listen Download
Vivekananda's Speech on Hinduism - Sept. 11, 1893 Sep 11, 2018 Listen Download
DNA Fingerprinting Discovered - Sept. 10, 1984 Sep 10, 2018 Listen Download
Attica Prison Uprising Began - Sept. 9, 1971 Sep 9, 2018 Listen Download
Delano Grape Strike Began - Sept. 8, 1965 Sep 8, 2018 Listen Download
Pirate Raid on the Ganj-i-Sawai - Sept. 7, 1695 Sep 7, 2018 Listen Download
Candia Massacre - Sept. 6, 1898 Sep 6, 2018 Listen Download
"Hippie" Used in Print - Sept. 5, 1965 Sep 5, 2018 Listen Download
Peekskill Riots - Sept. 4, 1949 Sep 4, 2018 Listen Download
Whitestone Hill Massacre - Sept. 3, 1863 Sep 3, 2018 Listen Download
Great Fire of London - Sept. 2, 1666 Sep 2, 2018 Listen Download
S-5 Submarine Catastrophe - Sept. 1, 1920 Sep 1, 2018 Listen Download
Jack the Ripper Murdered his First Victim - Aug. 31, 1888 Aug 31, 2018 Listen Download
Lancelot 'Capability' Brown Baptized - Aug. 30, 1716 Aug 30, 2018 Listen Download
Karl Heinrich Ulrichs Publicly Defended Homosexuality, 1867 Aug 29, 2018 Listen Download
Emmett Till Murdered - Aug. 28, 1955 Aug 28, 2018 Listen Download
Battle of Ambos Nogales Began - Aug. 27, 1918 Aug 27, 2018 Listen Download
Declaration of the Rights of the Man - Aug. 26, 1789 Aug 26, 2018 Listen Download
The Great Moon Hoax Began - Aug. 25, 1835 Aug 25, 2018 Listen Download
Vesuvius Destroyed Pompeii and Herculaneum - Aug. 24, 79 Aug 24, 2018 Listen Download
Sacco and Vanzetti Executed - Aug. 23, 1927 Aug 23, 2018 Listen Download
First Geneva Convention Signed - Aug. 22, 1864 Aug 22, 2018 Listen Download
Haitian Revolution Began - Aug. 21, 1791 Aug 21, 2018 Listen Download
The White Lion Brought Enslaved Africans to Virginia - Aug. 20, 1619 Aug 20, 2018 Listen Download
Philo Farnsworth Born - Aug. 19, 1906 Aug 19, 2018 Listen Download
19th Amendment Ratified - Aug. 18, 1920 Aug 18, 2018 Listen Download
Lynching of Leo Frank - Aug. 17, 1915 Aug 17, 2018 Listen Download
The First Transatlantic Telegraph Message - Aug. 16, 1858 Aug 16, 2018 Listen Download
Indian Independence - Aug. 15, 1947 Aug 15, 2018 Listen Download
Mainz Psalter Published - Aug. 14, 1457 Aug 14, 2018 Listen Download
Opha May Johnson Became The First Woman to Enlist in the Marine Corps - Aug. 13, 1918 Aug 13, 2018 Listen Download
Isaac Singer Patented a Sewing Machine - Aug. 12, 1851 Aug 12, 2018 Listen Download
Anne Lister Wrote Her First Diary Entry - Aug. 11, 1806 Aug 11, 2018 Listen Download
The Pueblo Revolt Began - Aug. 10, 1680 Aug 10, 2018 Listen Download
Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton Born - August 9, 1757 Aug 9, 2018 Listen Download
The Battle of Amiens - August 8, 1918 Aug 8, 2018 Listen Download
The Gulf of Tonkin Resolution Was Passed - Aug. 7, 1964 Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
The U.S. Bombed Hiroshima - August 6, 1945 Aug 6, 2018 Listen Download
The Women Airforce Service Pilots Was Formed - August 5, 1943 Aug 5, 2018 Listen Download
Lizzie Borden's Parents Were Murdered - Aug. 4, 1892 Aug 4, 2018 Listen Download
Jesse Owens Won His First Olympic Gold Medal - Aug. 3, 1936 Aug 3, 2018 Listen Download
Hitler Became Führer - Aug. 2, 1934 Aug 2, 2018 Listen Download
Caroline Herschel Discovered a Comet - Aug. 1, 1786 Aug 1, 2018 Listen Download
Alhambra Decree Issued - July 31, 1492 Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
Digger's Republic of Klipdrift Founded - July 30, 1870 Jul 30, 2018 Listen Download
Confederate Spy Belle Boyd Arrested - July 29, 1862 Jul 29, 2018 Listen Download
Peru Declared Independence - July 28, 1821 Jul 28, 2018 Listen Download
Korean Armistice Signed - July 27, 1953 Jul 27, 2018 Listen Download
Liberia Declared Independence - July 26, 1847 Jul 26, 2018 Listen Download
U.S. Invaded Puerto Rico - July 25, 1898 Jul 25, 2018 Listen Download
Eastland Disaster - July 24, 1915 Jul 24, 2018 Listen Download
Egyptian Revolution - July 23, 1952 Jul 23, 2018 Listen Download
Selman Waksman Born - July 22, 1888 Jul 22, 2018 Listen Download
John Scopes Found Guilty - July 21, 1925 Jul 21, 2018 Listen Download
First Special Olympics - July 20, 1968 Jul 20, 2018 Listen Download
Seneca Falls Convention - July 19, 1848 Jul 19, 2018 Listen Download
Great Fire of Rome - July 18, 64 Jul 18, 2018 Listen Download
Romanov Family Executed - July 17, 1918 Jul 17, 2018 Listen Download
Ida B. Wells-Barnett Born - July 16, 1862 Jul 16, 2018 Listen Download
Spanish Inquisition Disbanded - July 15, 1834 Jul 15, 2018 Listen Download
Gertrude Bell Born - July 14, 1868 Jul 14, 2018 Listen Download
New York Draft Riots Began - July 13, 1863 Jul 13, 2018 Listen Download
Bisbee Deportation - July 12, 1917 Jul 12, 2018 Listen Download
Zheng He's First Voyage - July 11, 1405 Jul 11, 2018 Listen Download
Nikola Tesla Born - July 10, 1856 Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
Constitutionalist Revolution - July 9, 1932 Jul 9, 2018 Listen Download
Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God Published - July 8, 1741 Jul 8, 2018 Listen Download
Joan of Arc Posthumously Acquitted - July 7, 1456 Jul 7, 2018 Listen Download
Richard the Lionheart Inherited the Throne - July 6, 1189 Jul 6, 2018 Listen Download
London Match Girls' Strike Began - July 5, 1888 Jul 5, 2018 Listen Download
Leaves of Grass Published - July 4, 1855 Jul 4, 2018 Listen Download
Phaistos Disc Discovered - July 3, 1908 Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
Amistad Rebellion - July 2, 1839 Jul 2, 2018 Listen Download
Ignaz Semmelweis Born - July 1, 1818 Jul 1, 2018 Listen Download
This Day In History Class: Trailer Jun 27, 2018 Listen Download

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