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C13Originals and Pulitzer Prize winner and best-selling author Jon Meacham, co-creators of the Webby Award-winning Best Podcast Series It Was Said and the acclaimed podcast Hope,Through History, join together again on a daily series that guides listeners through critical moments in our history. Every Monday through Friday, Meacham travels back to impactful events that occurred on that date in history—the birth of a visionary filmmaker, the debut of an iconic athlete, the discovery of a lifesaving cure, a triumphant legal victory. You’ll learn how that event shaped politics, art, culture, sports and science, and why it’s still relevant today. 

Reflections of History C13Originals

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C13Originals and Pulitzer Prize winner and best-selling author Jon Meacham, co-creators of the Webby Award-winning Best Podcast Series It Was Said and the acclaimed podcast Hope,Through History, join together again on a daily series that guides listeners through critical moments in our history. Every Monday through Friday, Meacham travels back to impactful events that occurred on that date in history—the birth of a visionary filmmaker, the debut of an iconic athlete, the discovery of a lifesaving cure, a triumphant legal victory. You’ll learn how that event shaped politics, art, culture, sports and science, and why it’s still relevant today. 

    August 12th: Lincoln's Proclamation of Prayer and Fasting

    August 12th: Lincoln's Proclamation of Prayer and Fasting

    On August 12, 1861, President Lincoln calls for a national day of prayer and fasting.

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    • 6 min
    August 11th: John Henry Cardinal Newman Dies

    August 11th: John Henry Cardinal Newman Dies

    On August 11, 1890, John Henry Cardinal Newman dies.

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    August 10th: Reagan Apologizes For Japanese Internment

    August 10th: Reagan Apologizes For Japanese Internment

    On August 10, 1988, President Reagan apologizes for the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II.

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    August 9th: Atomic Bomb Dropped on Nagasaki

    August 9th: Atomic Bomb Dropped on Nagasaki

    On August 9, 1945, the second atomic bomb is used against Nagasaki.

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    August 8th: Richard Nixon Announces His Resignation

    August 8th: Richard Nixon Announces His Resignation

    On August 8, 1974, Richard Nixon announces his resignation.

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    • 7 min
    August 5th: Republican National Convention Begins

    August 5th: Republican National Convention Begins

    On August 5, 1968, The Republican National Convention opens in Miami Beach.

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    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
1.5K Ratings

1.5K Ratings

Gena Re ,

Rousing history!

Thank you!

ChangeAgent99 ,

It’s Leftist Propaganda

Unlike “History Daily” (which teaches us about an historical event), this podcast is preaching about the host’s ultra-left political views.

IronJD62 ,

Wishing for less ads

When each episode is only 5 minutes, there shouldn’t be 2 minutes of intro, ads, and credits with each episode.

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