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A daily look at history, from what happened on this day in history to the historical figures who shaped our world to the oddities that make history so interesting. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyeveryday/support

History Every Day Paul Combs

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    • 4.2 • 5 Ratings

A daily look at history, from what happened on this day in history to the historical figures who shaped our world to the oddities that make history so interesting. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyeveryday/support

    Throwback Thursday: Hamilton

    Throwback Thursday: Hamilton

    In today's Throwback Thursday episode I risk being vilified by a huge number of theater-goers, because it's time to correct a few myths and historical revisions found in the smash Broadway musical "Hamilton."

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    • 9 min
    Throwback Thursday: The Spanish Inquisition

    Throwback Thursday: The Spanish Inquisition

    In today's Throwback Thursday episode we wade into an event so misunderstood and intentionally misrepresented that almost everyone today accepts the falsehoods as fact. Let's correct that by taking an honest look at the Spanish Inquisition.

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    • 9 min
    Throwback Thursday: Pirates!

    Throwback Thursday: Pirates!

    On today's Throwback Thursday episode we're taking a look at some facts as well as some cherished myths about those most romanticized of maritime marauders: pirates.

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    • 7 min
    Rick Rescorla: A 9/11 Hero

    Rick Rescorla: A 9/11 Hero

    In today's episode, I want to introduce you to a hero of the September 11th attacks who should never be forgotten: Rick Rescorla.

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    • 11 min
    Labor Day Special: Remember the Alamo

    Labor Day Special: Remember the Alamo

    The Alamo. The place and what happened there in 1836 is known around the world. In today's episode we'll separate the fact from the fiction of what you've heard over the years; I think there will be at least a few surprises.

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    • 12 min
    Hemingway, Paris, and Literary History: 5 Essential Books

    Hemingway, Paris, and Literary History: 5 Essential Books

    In today's episode we look at five essential books on Ernest Hemingway's time in Paris in the 1920s, a pivotal period in literary history.

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    • 10 min

Customer Reviews

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5 Ratings

Ethan. K. ,

Great podcast if you like history

Everyday History does a great job of narrating the historic facts while remaining interesting and engaged. Definitely worth trying out

Count of Landsberg ,

Ugh

Insufferable elevator music that plays the whole time on a two bar loop.

Makes you feel absolutely insane. And makes the relatively decent facts the narrator infuriating and monotonous.

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