History

History Book – Discovering Antarctica and building the H-Bomb

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, January 27th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It:  the WORLD Radio History Book.

History Book – The 20th Amendment and Reagan’s inauguration

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, January 20th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book. Today, the first American tennis player ejected from a grand slam tennis tournament.

Notable Speech – MLK Jr. accepts the Nobel Peace Prize

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, January 20th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from listener-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up, a speech from Martin Luther King Jr., whose birthday the nation observes with today’s national holiday.

History Book – A jazz pioneer and an iconic American building

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, January 13th. You’re listening to WORLD Radio and we’re so glad you are! Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book.

A stop on the Underground Railroad

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Today is Thursday, January 9th. Thank you for turning to WORLD Radio to help start your day. Good morning. I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the Underground Railroad. 

History Book: A historic flight and the War on Poverty

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, January 6th. This is The World and Everything in It. Good morning. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next: the WORLD Radio History Book. 

History Book: ‘Lemonade Lucy’ and the Panama Canal

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Monday, December 30th, 2019. You’re listening to The World and Everything in It, and we are glad you are! Good morning to you!  I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Coming next on The World and Everything in It: the WORLD Radio History Book. Today, just two stories. 

Notable deaths in 2019: Film, TV, and stage

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: It’s Thursday the 26th of December, 2019. Glad to have you along for today’s edition of The World and Everything in It. Good morning, I’m Myrna Brown. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. With only a few days left in the year 2019, we continue our look back at notable people who passed away this...

Listener Christmas memories

MYRNA BROWN, HOST: Today is Thursday, December 26th. Happy Boxing Day in the United Kingdom, Canada and certain other parts of the world! Thank you for joining us this day after Christmas. Good morning. I’m Myrna Brown.

Listener Christmas memories

MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: Today is Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25th. We’re so glad you’re listening to WORLD Radio. Good morning. I’m Megan Basham. MYRNA BROWN, HOST: And I’m Myrna Brown. During this week of special programs of The World and Everything in It, we’ve featured your memories of Christmas. Some are funny, others are more serious, but each has been...