December 13th: Saddam Hussein Is Captured
Reflections of History - December 13, 2022 - 05:57
On December 13, 2003, Saddam Hussein is captured.
December 12th: Hitler Accelerates The Holocaust
December 12, 2022 - 04:46
On December 12, 1941, Adolf Hitler accelerates the Holocaust.
December 14th: Tragedy Strikes Sandy Hook Elementary
December 14, 2022 - 04:29
On December 14, 2012, tragedy strikes Sandy Hook Elementary.
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.