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Team Coco
Significant Others
Did you know that the novel "Lolita" would not exist if Vladimir Nabokov’s wife hadn’t stopped her husband from burning the manuscript? Or that Gandhi learned his legendary method of passive resistance from his wife? Or that the person responsible for Maya Angelou’s genre-defining memoir was her good friend James Baldwin? Significant Others is a narrated, nonfiction podcast about folks just beyond the spotlight of history. Each episode tells the story of a talented, difficult and little-known individual who altered the destiny of their better-known partner, child, sibling, or friend, and...
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Ratings & Reviews
4.9 stars from 1,225 ratings
Any new episodes?
Nothing new for 2 weeks? Love this podcast.
Dogkrazy via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/23/22
Liza Brings history to life
If you are someone who Wikipedia actors during their movies/shows and finds out where they grew up and who they married, and in turn, wiki's their significant others and get in the rabbit hole of 4 hours later and you know the name of their first cousins. Then this is the podcast for you!...Read full review »
I work out for tacos via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/22/22
Please continue
Enjoyable show, engaging host. Celebrity cameos as a bonus. Please continue on with more episodes!
kado321 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/22/22
Recent Episodes
Best-selling author and journalist Malcolm Gladwell joins Liza to discuss the concept of “celebrity doctors” and the destructive dynamic between the famous Dr. Spock and his complicated wife Jane.
Published 09/08/22
Published 09/07/22
The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care altered parenting forever and made Dr. Benjamin Spock a household name. But his wife Jane, who not only helped him get the book down on paper but introduced him to the very concepts that were so revolutionary in his work, was ruined by his success.
Published 09/07/22
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