January 26th: 54th Massachusetts Regiment Is Authorized
Reflections of History - January 26, 2023 - 04:21
On January 26, 1863, the 54th Massachusetts Regiment is authorized.
January 25th: The Allies Prevail In Battle Of The Bulge
January 25, 2023 - 05:03
On January 25, 1945, the Allies prevail in the Battle of the Bulge.
January 27th: Mahalia Jackson Dies
January 27, 2023 - 04:35
On January 27, 1972, Mahalia Jackson dies.
About The Show
C13Originals and Pulitzer Prize winner and best-selling author Jon Meacham, co-creators of the Webby Award-winning Best Podcast Series It Was Said and the acclaimed podcast Hope,Through History, join together again on a daily series that guides listeners through critical moments in our history. Every Monday through Friday, Meacham travels back to impactful events that occurred on that date in history—the birth of a visionary filmmaker, the debut of an iconic athlete, the discovery of a lifesaving cure, a triumphant legal victory. You’ll learn how that event shaped politics, art, culture, sports and science, and why it’s still relevant today.