On This Day Podcast

A time capsule of stories of the significant, intriguing or just plain forgotten events of history that all occurred on this day.
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Now displaying: November, 2016
Nov 30, 2016

Michael Jackson's Thriller, produced by Quincy Jones, Engineered by Bruce Swedien, released in 1982....On This Day!

Nov 29, 2016

The 1947 UN Partition Plan for Palestine, and Ann Dunham...On This Day

Nov 28, 2016

Berry Gordy, Jr. & Motown

Nov 27, 2016

Avianca Flight 203 & Pablo Escobar, and Jimi Hendrix...On This Day

Nov 26, 2016

Medal Of Honor Recipient Captain James P. Fleming, and Tina Turner...On This Day

Nov 25, 2016

Evacuation Day, the longest continuously running play The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie premieres, and Band Aid records Do They Know It's Christmas?...On This Day!

Nov 24, 2016

The FBI Crime Lab & D.B. Cooper...On This Day

Nov 23, 2016

Robert Johnson makes his first recordings in room 414 at the Gunter Hotel in San Antonio, Texas...On This Day

Nov 22, 2016

The Kennedy Assassination, Vincent Bugliosi & Howard Donahue, plus The Beatles White Album...On This Day

Nov 21, 2016

National Adoption Day, World Hello Day, Piltdown Man, and Ollie starts shreddin'...On This Day

Nov 20, 2016

The Native American occupation of Alcatraz, and the whaleship Essex stove by a whale...On This Day!

Nov 19, 2016

The Gettysburg Address

Nov 18, 2016

William Tell shoots an apple off his son's head...maybe, and the mass suicide at Jonestown...On This Day.

Nov 17, 2016

The evacuation of the last inhabitants of the Blasket Islands in Ireland...On This Day.

Nov 16, 2016

George Metesky - the Mad Bomber of New York, and International Day for Tolerance & (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love And Understanding by Elvis Costello & The Attractions...On This Day

Nov 15, 2016

The murders of the Clutter family in Holcomb, Kansas - the subject of the true crime non-fiction novel In Cold Blood by Truman Capote...On This Day

Nov 14, 2016

Claude Monet

Nov 13, 2016

The murders of the DeFeo family in the Amityville Horror house, and World Kindness Day…On This Day

Nov 12, 2016

World Pneumonia Day and the Exploding Whale of Florence, Oregon...On This Day!

Nov 11, 2016

Armistice Day, Veterans Day, Remembrance Day, and the Tomb of the Unknowns...On This Day.

Nov 10, 2016

The Hope Diamond

Nov 9, 2016

World Freedom Day, and the fall of the Berlin Wall…On This Day.

Nov 8, 2016

World Urbanism Day, Milton Bradley, and Asteroid 2005 YU55 nearly strikes Earth!…On This Day.

Nov 7, 2016

The collapse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge...On This Day!

Nov 6, 2016

International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict, Abraham Lincoln elected POTUS, and Meet The Press...On This Day.

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