Can you name the first US astronaut to ride into space aboard a Russian spacecraft? What precursor to the modern NFL draft got started on this day? Learn these facts and more in today’s episode. Plus, at the end of the show, I share with you a couple news and notes from the show.
Our First “On This Day Extra”
We published our first On This Day Extra this week. It’s all about eyewitnesses to history. Visit the post for videos and audio of persons who’ve been on-hand for some of the most historical events in America’s history: On This Day Extra – Witnesses to History
About the Show
The On This Day Podcast serves up a daily mico-dose of history, entertainment, sports, and birthday facts that happened on this day in history. If you like the show, I invite you to subscribe wherever you listen to podcasts. You can subscribe on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, and more.
In addition, you can peek behind-the-scenes of this show in the News category of this blog. There I share insights on how I make this podcast along with my goals and milestones for this show.