Reflections of History

February 3rd: George H.W. Bush Calls For Day Of Prayer

February 3rd: George H.W. Bush Calls For Day Of Prayer

Reflections of History - February 3, 2023 - 06:00

On February 3, 1991, George H.W. Bush calls for a Day of Prayer amid the Gulf War.

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On February 2, 1901, Queen Victoria’s funeral takes place at St. George’s Chapel.

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February 6, 2023 - 06:10
On February 6, 1985, Ronald Reagan reports on the State of the Union.

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.