July 29th: Prince Charles Marries Lady Diana
Reflections of History - July 29, 2022 - 04:55
On July 29th, 1981, Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer marry at St. Paul’s Cathedral.
July 28th: The 14th Amendment is Certified
July 28, 2022 - 04:14
On July 28th, 1868, the 14th Amendment is certified.
August 1st: Slavery is Abolished in the British Empire
August 1, 2022 - 04:48
On August 1, 1834, Slavery is Abolished in Much of the British Empire.
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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.