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Lickety History is where the curious go to discover seemingly unreal moments in history. If you slept through history class, hate other boring and drawn out history podcasts or shows, or just want to learn, join our Lickety History cult and learn quickly!

Lickety History Conor Maloney

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Lickety History is where the curious go to discover seemingly unreal moments in history. If you slept through history class, hate other boring and drawn out history podcasts or shows, or just want to learn, join our Lickety History cult and learn quickly!

    That time Emmett Till was murdered...

    That time Emmett Till was murdered...

    In this episode of Lickety History, Conor Maloney tells the listeners about the story of Emmett Till, who was murdered in the South in 1955 for the sole reason of being black. Sources: pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/till-timeline/

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    • 8 min
    That time silent film’s biggest star was caught up in one of the first scandals in Hollywood history

    That time silent film’s biggest star was caught up in one of the first scandals in Hollywood history

    In today’s episode, David Allan Rohrer takes us back to Hollywood’s silent film era to talk about one of its biggest stars, Fatty Arbuckle. It was one of the first scandals in the history of Tinseltown! Can’t be silent about this!

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    • 13 min
    That time the Nightstalker Richard Ramirez terrorized the City of Angels...

    That time the Nightstalker Richard Ramirez terrorized the City of Angels...

    In this episode of Lickety History, Conor Maloney tells the story of Richard Ramirez, the Nightstalker. Ramirez was one of the worst if not, the worst, serial killer in California history. Join us to learn about the killer and how he was eventually caught.

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    • 8 min
    That time the three Bronte sisters took the literary world by storm but sadly died before their time

    That time the three Bronte sisters took the literary world by storm but sadly died before their time

    In today’s episode Conor Maloney tells us the story of the three young and mysterious Bronte sisters who rose to the top of the literary world through their novels but died sadly before middle age.

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    • 9 min
    That time JFK, C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley all died within mere hours of one another...

    That time JFK, C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley all died within mere hours of one another...

    In this episode with Conor Maloney, he details the fateful day of November 22, 1963. Many remember it as the day John F. Kennedy was assassinated but did you know that C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley died as well? And within hours of each other? Tune in to find out more about the day of November 22 and learn about the final day of these three legendary men.

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    • 9 min
    That time one of America’s greatest jazz musicians struggled with his inner demon...

    That time one of America’s greatest jazz musicians struggled with his inner demon...

    In Episode 17 of Lickety History, David Allan Rohrer takes us through the early beginnings and successes of legendary jazz musician, Chet Baker. Come and learn about his wildly unique talent and the dark demons that stalked him throughout his life!

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    • 12 min

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