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Historical Figures
Big Lives. Little-known Facts. Great, unknown stories hide inside history—every other Wednesday, we dig up what you don't know about the icons you do know. Hosts Carter and Vanessa bring history to life, telling unexpected anecdotes, describing the real personalities behind big names, and examining each individual’s lasting impact on the world. A reboot of Remarkable Lives. Tragic Deaths (iTunes “Best Debuts of 2016”). Historical Figures is a Spotify Original from Parcast.
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4.7 stars from 6,297 ratings
Educational Fun
I enjoy listening to the show and recommend their back catalog.
Dagoose72 via Stitcher · 03/23/18
Very enjoyable
I've been on the look out for a good biographical podcast for a while. There aren't many out there and frankly the few I have found have been somewhat dull and too textbook like in its delivery. This is why I am delighted to have come across Historical Figures a few weeks ago. The show has...Read full review »
stumped via Stitcher · 12/11/17
Leonardo da Vinci
This was a great show. Very witty and well written. Very informative.
BearandMcCoy via Stitcher · 10/21/17
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