If you’ve ever watched a video online, today is a significant day in online video history. Today is also the anniversary of one of the most famous faux-pas in soft drink history. Learn these historical tidbits and more in today’s On This Day.Continue reading
Today is the birthday of which US Founding Father? Today’s episode has your answer to that and more.Continue reading
Which US President cast the first veto? When was “We Are the World” simultaneously broadcast around the world? Who is the NBA’s all-time career scoring leader? Find out the answers when you listen to today’s On This Day.Continue reading
While researching for this show in recent weeks, I’ve come across three different reminders of just how young the United States is as a country. Check out the following clips and articles featuring persons who witnessed Lincoln’s assassination, attended the Gettysburg Address, and are living grandsons of our nation’s 10th president. Watching and reading about each has made the history involved seem that much closer to me.Continue reading
What song is musician Eddy Grant best known for? Who was the first bowler to bowl two perfect games in a row? Listen to today’s episode for answers to these questions and more.
Which US President signed the resolution to annex the Republic of Texas? When did Wayne Gretzky become the NHL’s all-time assists leader? Listen for the answers to these questions and more in today’s episode of On This Day.
What was Elvis Presley’s first hit record? What famous US statesman was born on this day? These nuggets and more in today’s episode of On This Day.