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Bedtime History: Inspirational Stories for Kids and Families

Bedtime History is a series of educational, relaxing stories for kids and families. Learn about inspirational characters such as Jackie Robinson, Sacajawea, Neil Armstrong, and Maya Angelou. Other topics include space exploration, current events, and great feats of engineering such as The Transcontinental Railroad.

Episodes

  • Indus Valley Civilization

    Aug 15 2022

    Learn about the advanced Bronze Age culture and civilization located in South Asia.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show

  • Dragons

    Aug 08 2022

    Learn more about the history of these mythical, fearsome creatures across many cultures throughout time.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show

  • The Grimké Sisters

    Aug 01 2022

    Learn about Sarah and Angelina Grimke, the southern suffragists, and abolitionists, who spoke out against slavery during the 1800s. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show

  • Oregon Trail

    Jul 25 2022

    Learn about the famous trail that pioneers in the early United States traveled to settle the West.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show

  • Louis Pasteur

    Jul 19 2022

    Learn about the French chemist and microbiologist known for his discoveries in fields such as vaccination, fermentation, and pasteurization. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Unicorns

    Jul 11 2022

    Learn about the history of these mythical creatures and how they came to fill the imagination of many cultures across the world!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Dippy the Dinosaur

    Jul 04 2022

    Learn about "Dippy the Dinosaur", the diplodocus discovered on July 4th, 1899 in Wyoming, USA.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Wangari Maathai

    Jun 27 2022

    Learn about the Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize winner, her childhood in Kenya, and her efforts to lessen suffering and protect the environment in Kenya.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Major Taylor

    Jun 13 2022

    Learn about the famous cyclist Marshall "Major" Taylor.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Skyscrapers

    Jun 06 2022

    Learn about the history of tall buildings and skyscrapers from Ancient Egypt and Rome to the modern-day metropolis. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Sophie Germain

    May 31 2022

    Learn about the young, French mathematician who impressed experts in her field with her insights about topics such as Numbers Theory.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

    May 23 2022

    Learn about the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington Cemetary in Virginia. Learn more about why it was created, the soldiers it honors, and the impressive guards who watch the tomb day and knight.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Bees & Beekeeping

    May 16 2022

    Learn about the history of bees and beekeeping, also known as apiculture.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Transatlantic Communications

    May 09 2022

    Learn about the project to connect North America and Europe by first laying telegraph cables across the Atlantic Ocean, and from this early project to the modern fiber optic cables that connect the continents by the Internet.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Louis Braille

    May 02 2022

    Learn about the young inventor of the Braille writing system, Louis Braille.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Mount Rushmore

    Apr 25 2022

    Learn about the ambitious and creative sculptor, Gutzon Borglum, and his son Lincoln, who managed the creation of the Mount Rushmore statues. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Jules Verne

    Apr 18 2022

    Learn about the world-famous French author whose interest in science, technology, and adventure wrote books like 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and became a founder of the genre that became known as "science fiction."📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Transcontinental Railroad (Remastered)

    Apr 14 2022

    Learn about the railroad that stretched across the United States and transformed the country by providing faster access to the West.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • King George VI

    Apr 11 2022

    Learn about King George VI, his struggles as a child with stuttering, and other challenges growing into the King of England.To learn more be sure to check out "Bertie: The Best Stuttering King" by Susan M. Webb at Amazon and TheBookPatch.com.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Pony Express (Remastered)

    Apr 07 2022

    Learn about the creation of the Pony Express, the speedy mail delivery service of the American West.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Industrial Revolution

    Apr 04 2022

    Learn about the period of significant technological change in Europe and the United States, known as the Industrial Revolution, and inventors just as James Watt, Eli Whitney, and their inventions such as the steam engine and cotton gin.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Rosalind Franklin

    Mar 28 2022

    Learn about the brilliant scientist who first photographed DNA and discovered its double helix structure.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Maya Civilization

    Mar 21 2022

    Learn about the development of the Maya Civilization in Mesoamerica. Topics include the walled city of Tulum, Chichen Itza, Maya gods, and the early archeologists who first studied the Maya ruins.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Meteors and Meteorites

    Mar 14 2022

    Learn about "shooting stars," the makeup of meteors, meteorites, and the history of human belief and research about this spectacular astronomical phenomenon.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Sandra Day O'Conner

    Mar 07 2022

    Learn about the first woman Supreme Court Justice, from her childhood growing up on a ranch in Arizona, to her important position on the United States Supreme Court.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistoryStories.com📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Voyager Program

    Mar 01 2022

    Learn about NASA's ambitious project to observe several planets in the Solar System. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Samurai

    Feb 21 2022

    Learn about the history of these Japanese warriors and their code of honor, the "bushido." 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Submarines & Submersibles

    Feb 14 2022

    Learn about the history of the invention of the submarine from the original simple designs to the nuclear class submarines used today.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Roald Dahl

    Feb 07 2022

    Learn about the famous children's author who wrote books such as Matilda, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the BFG, and James and the Giant Peach.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Abigail Adams

    Jan 31 2022

    Learn about the incredible woman who was both a wife and mother of the United States Presidents and is known today by her many letters.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Money, Bartering, and Cryptocurrency

    Jan 24 2022

    Learn about the history of money, from the early systems of bartering to cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin in the digital age.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Area 51, Roswell, and UFOs

    Jan 17 2022

    Learn about the top-secret military Nevada Test Site and Area 51 which has been a mystery since its creation in the 1940s. We'll learn more about the aircraft tested there along with the crash at Roswell, New Mexico, and speculation about UFOs and extraterrestrials related to Area 51.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • J.R.R. Tolkien

    Jan 11 2022

    Learn more about the author of The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings and the creator of the Middle Earth universe.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"  Support the show

  • Beach Relaxation

    Jan 03 2022

    Fall asleep to this relaxing story that takes place on a beach.Support the show

  • Catherine the Great of Russia

    Dec 27 2021

    Learn about young Sophie who would become Catherine the Great of Russia.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Jane Goodall

    Dec 20 2021

    Learn about the famous primatologist who developed new methods for learning about chimpanzees and other apes in the wild. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Louis Armstrong

    Dec 13 2021

    Learn about one of the most famous jazz musicians of all time, Louis Armstrong, and how he changed the world with his trumpet, voice, and unique style.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Mammoth Cave

    Dec 06 2021

    Learn more about the history of Mammoth Cave in Kentucky. From its geological formation to its use by Native Americans and later tours which were given by intrepid explorers of the caves.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • The Wright Brothers

    Nov 29 2021

    Learn more about Orville and Wilbur Wright, the brothers who invented flight along with those who inspired them like Otto Lilienthal, the German inventor. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Costa Rica

    Nov 22 2021

    Learn more about the formation of the Isthmus of Panama and the geological, anthropological, and environmental history of Costa Rica. Check out our Costa Rica travel videos!https://youtu.be/pdaTZEeo34whttps://youtu.be/KBEAEH1GYyQ📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Native Americans of North America: Part 2

    Nov 15 2021

    Happy Native American Heritage Month! Learn about the history of Native Americans in North America. How they came to be in the Americas and the history of the different cultures which spread across the continent.Check out our visit to Casa Grande Ruins National Monument!https://youtu.be/55d7mLJj18w📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Native Americans of North America: Part 1

    Nov 08 2021

    Happy Native American Heritage Month! Learn about the history of Native Americans in North America. How they came to be in the Americas and the history of the different cultures which spread across the continent.Check out our visit to Casa Grande Ruins National Monument!https://youtu.be/55d7mLJj18w 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Dia de los Muertos | Day of the Dead

    Nov 01 2021

    Learn about the traditional Mexican holiday of Dia de los Muertos where loved ones who have passed are remembered by their relatives.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • The Odyssey by Homer

    Oct 28 2021

    Learn about the story of Homer's epic poem, The Odyssey, about the long and treacherous journey of Odysseus from The Trojan War back to his home in Ithaca.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • The Iliad and The Trojan War

    Oct 25 2021

    Learn about the ancient Greek epic poem, The Iliad, Achilles, and the Trojan War.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Eva Peron

    Oct 18 2021

    Learn about the famous Argentine actress and radio personality who later became the wife of the President and used her power and influence to improve the livelihood of her people. 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • The Beatles

    Oct 14 2021

    Learn about one of the most popular rock bands of all time, The Beatles: Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr; and the Beatlemania that followed.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Storytelling and Oral Traditions

    Oct 11 2021

    Learn about the history of storytelling and the oral tradition.Donate here so with 1 more donor we can reach our goal of an additional bonus episode!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Mae Jemison

    Oct 04 2021

    Learn about Mae Jemison, the precocious and widely talented African American woman who joined NASA and traveled to space on the shuttle Endeavor.Donate here so with 2 more donors we can reach our goal of an additional bonus episode!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Leaning Tower of Pisa

    Sep 27 2021

    Learn about the history of the construction of the famous belltower and efforts over the years to keep it standing upright.Donate here so with 2 more donors we can reach our goal of an additional bonus episode!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Easter Island

    Sep 20 2021

    Learn about Easter Island, its discovery, and the history of people who lived there along with the giant carved heads, the moai. Donate here so with 6 more donors we can reach our goal of an additional bonus episode!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Mary Shelley and Frankenstein

    Sep 13 2021

    Learn about the author Mary Shelley, her early life, and the making of the famous American novel Frankenstein.📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • September 11 Attacks | 9/11

    Sep 10 2021

    Learn more about the attacks on the World Trade Center that took place on September 11th 2001 and the aftermath that followed.Pictures of our visit to New York City here📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Bessie Coleman

    Sep 06 2021

    Learn about Bessie Coleman, the daredevil aviator who defied all odds by becoming one of the first black women to earn a pilot's license and speak out against racism during the early 20th century.Donate here so we can reach our goal of publishing bonus episodes!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Cleopatra

    Aug 30 2021

    Learn about the cunning Queen of Egypt who rose to power during the Roman Empire.Donate here so we can reach our goal of publishing bonus episodes!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Miguel Hidalgo

    Aug 23 2021

    Learn about the Mexican priest and revolutionary, who on the "Grito de Delores" ("Cry of Delores") day helped free Mexico from Spanish rule.Donate here so we can reach our goal of publishing bonus episodes!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Florence Nightingale

    Aug 16 2021

    Learn about one of the most famous nurses of all time, the Lady with the Lamp, Florence Nightingale, who improved the conditions of hospitals during the Crimean War, and then went on to train other nurses and better hospitals across the British Empire.✈️ EXPLORE Washington State with our family in PART 1 of our latest YouTube video travel series!📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Julius Caesar

    Aug 09 2021

    Learn about the famous general and first emperor of Rome, Julius Caesar. ✈️ EXPLORE Washington State with our family in PART 1 of our latest YouTube video travel series! 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia" Support the show

  • Babe Ruth

    Aug 02 2021

    Learn about one of the most famous American baseball players and home run hitters of all time, Babe Ruth.✈️ EXPLORE Washington State with our family in PART 1 of our latest YouTube video travel series!  📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show

  • The Olympic Games

    Jul 26 2021

    Learn about the Greek origins of The Olympics and the first modern Olympics held in 1896.✈️ EXPLORE Washington State with our family in PART 1 of our latest YouTube video travel series! 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show

  • Boudica

    Jul 19 2021

    Learn about the Celtic queen, Boudicca, who fought valiantly for her people's freedom against the Roman Empire.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | Instagram🇲🇽 Spanish | "Déjame contarte la Historia"Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/bedtimehistory)

  • Buddha

    Jul 12 2021

    Learn about Siddhartha Gautama Buddha, the founder of the world religion Buddhism and revered by many as the "Enlightened One."👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Grace Hopper

    Jul 05 2021

    Learn about Grace Hopper, mathematician and early computer scientist who helped develop the first compiler and programming language, COBOL. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Alternative Energy

    Jun 28 2021

    Learn about the different innovations in alternative energy and how they are changing the world today.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda

    Jun 21 2021

    Learn about the talented rapper and songwriter who produced the Tony award-winning musical Hamilton and In the Heights. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Alexander Hamilton

    Jun 14 2021

    Learn about the Founding Father who fought in the American Revolution and as the Secretary of the Treasury helped put the United States on a strong financial foundation.Check out our new show in Spanish, Déjame contarte la Historia! You can find it on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and all the major podcast apps.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Tim Berners-Lee and the Invention of the Internet

    Jun 07 2021

    Learn about one of the creative engineers behind the invention of the world wide web, or the Internet, and technologies that led to its creation such as HTML, URLs, and web browsers.Check out our new show in Spanish, Déjame contarte la Historia! You can find it on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and all the major podcast apps.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Thomas Edison

    May 31 2021

    Learn about Thomas Edison, the American inventor of the lightbulb and many other modern technologies.Check out our new show in Spanish, Déjame contarte la Historia! You can find it on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and all the major podcast apps.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Chuck Berry

    May 24 2021

    Learn about the "Father of Rock n' Roll" who refined and developed rhythm and blues into the major elements that made rock and roll what it is today.Check out our new show in Spanish, Déjame contarte la Historia! You can find it on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and all the major podcast apps. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots

    May 17 2021

    Learn about the tumultuous life of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots from her upbringing as a future Queen to her imprisonment at the hands of Queen Elizabeth.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Wayne Gretzky

    May 10 2021

    Learn about "The Great One," the world-famous, and one of the best, hockey players of all time, Wayne Gretzky.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Legend of King Arthur

    May 03 2021

    Learn about the origins of the legend of King Arthur along with Camelot, Tintagel, the wizard Merlin and the Sword in the Stone.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚 📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org 📺 YouTube 👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Sir Ernest Shackleton

    Apr 26 2021

    Learn about the intrepid explorer who led numerous expeditions to the uncharted Antarctic.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Bethany Hamilton

    Apr 19 2021

    Learn about Bethan Hamilton, the young surfer, who after surviving a shark attack went on to win surfing championships and inspire others worldwide. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Fred Rogers

    Apr 11 2021

    Learn about Fred Rogers, the thoughtful television personality who became known as "Mister Rogers" during his show Mister Roger's Neighborhood.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Elvis Presley

    Apr 04 2021

    Learn about the King of Rock n' Roll, Elvis Presley.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Stone Age

    Mar 28 2021

    Learn more about humans during the period known as the Stone Age.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Rainforests

    Mar 22 2021

    Learn about the wonderful world of rainforests, how rainforests work, and why they are important. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Hawaii

    Mar 15 2021

    Learn about the formation and history of the Hawaiian Islands.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Charlemagne

    Mar 07 2021

    Learn about one of the first powerful kings of Europe, Charles the Great or Charlemagne.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The First Cities

    Mar 01 2021

    Learn about some of the first large-scale cities of the Ancient World -- such as Sumer, Uruk, Ur, the cities of the Indus River Valley, China, and the Andes -- and the transition from Neolithic farming communities to the Bronze Age.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Rosa Parks

    Feb 21 2021

    In honor of Black History Month learn about this courageous woman who stood up for herself and helped start the Civil Rights Movement.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    Feb 15 2021

    Learn about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the Supreme Court Justice, and warrior for womens' rights and equality.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Statue of Liberty

    Feb 08 2021

    Learn about the planning and construction of the Statue of Liberty.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Rocky Mountains

    Feb 01 2021

    Learn about the history of the Rocky Mountain range and its National Park.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Harry Houdini

    Jan 24 2021

    Learn about one of history's most famous magicians and escape artists.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Teddy Roosevelt: Childhood

    Jan 17 2021

    Learn about the childhood of "Teedie" Roosevelt.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Marquis de Lafayette

    Jan 11 2021

    Learn about the Marquis de Lafayette, the French officer, who joined the Americans in their War for Independence.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Vikings and Leif Erikson

    Jan 02 2021

    Learn more about the Vikings or Norsemen of the Scandinavian countries, and Leif Erikson, one of the first Europeans to explore the New World.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Boxing Day

    Dec 28 2020

    Learn about the history of Boxing Day, December 26th.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Christmas Carols

    Dec 20 2020

    Learn about the history of Christmas carols.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Minecraft

    Dec 13 2020

    Learn about the history of the creation of Minecraft, from it's the original version by Markus Persson to the many mods and newer versions now built by Microsoft. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Clara Barton

    Dec 06 2020

    Learn more about the Civil War nurse who devoted her life to the service of others.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Red Baron

    Nov 27 2020

    Learn about Baron Manfred von Richthofen, the infamous German fighter ace of World War I.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Thanksgiving

    Nov 22 2020

    Learn about the history of the Thanksgiving, from the "The First Thanksgiving" at Plymouth to its designation as a national holiday. Also learn about how other countries and cultures celebration days of "thanks."👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Guy Fawkes

    Nov 15 2020

    "Remember, remember the fifth of November!" Learn about Guy Fawkes, the Catholic revolutionary who challenged the British government with his Gunpowder Plot.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • California Gold Rush

    Nov 08 2020

    Learn about the gold that was discovered in California and the subsequent Gold Rush that followed.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Jim Henson

    Nov 01 2020

    Learn about Jim Henson, the talented puppet designer who created the Muppets and many Sesame Street characters.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Queen Victoria

    Oct 25 2020

    Learn about Victoria, the Queen of the United Kingdom of Britain and Ireland, and the great progress that took place during what became known as Victorian England.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Chicago World's Fair | World's Columbian Exposition

    Oct 19 2020

    Learn about the World's Columbian Exposition held in 1893.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Sitting Bull

    Oct 11 2020

    Learn about the brave warrior and leader of the Lakota Sioux tribes of the American West, Sitting Bull.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Milton Bradley

    Oct 03 2020

    Learn about the famous game designer, Milton Bradley.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Mona Lisa

    Sep 27 2020

    Learn about history's most famous painting, the Mona Lisa, by Leonardo Da Vinci.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Glass

    Sep 19 2020

    Learn about the history of glass and glass-making.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Australia

    Sep 14 2020

    Learn about the fascinating country and continent of Australia.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Great Wall of China

    Sep 06 2020

    Learn about one of the most extensive building projects and structures in the history of the world. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Mother Teresa

    Aug 31 2020

    Learn about the Catholic missionary nun who devoted her life to serving the people of India.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Spanish Armada, Queen Elizabeth and Sir Francis Drake

    Aug 23 2020

    Learn about the famous naval battle between England and Spain.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Stan Lee

    Aug 15 2020

    Learn about the famous comic book writer of the Marvel Universe, Stan Lee.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Albert Einstein

    Aug 04 2020

    Learn about one of the most famous thinkers and scientists of all time, Albert Einstein. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Mars Exploration

    Jul 27 2020

    Learn about the history of human interest in the Red Planet and its modern-day exploration.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Maya Angelou

    Jul 19 2020

    Learn about the famous author and poet who helped the Civil Rights Movement and changed the world with her inspiring words and life story.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Athens vs. Sparta

    Jul 13 2020

    Learn about the early Greek city-states of Athens and Sparta, how they were different, and the war that eventually started between them.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli

    Jul 06 2020

    Learn about the world-renowned Japanese animator and film director, Hayao Miyazaki.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Artificial Intelligence & Robotics

    Jun 29 2020

    Learn more about the history of artificial intelligence and robotics, and how advances in these fields are changing our world today.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Beatrice Shilling

    Jun 22 2020

    Learn about the British motorcycle racer and talented aircraft engineer, Beatrice Shilling.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Han Dynasty

    Jun 18 2020

    Learn about China's Han Dynasty.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Jackie Robinson

    Jun 15 2020

    Learn about Jackie Robinson, who against all odds, became the first Major League baseball player for the Brooklyn Dodgers. 👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Helen Keller

    Jun 08 2020

    Learn about Helen Keller's journey to overcome all odds by learning to speak, read, write books and later tour the world bringing attention to others with similar disabilities.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Steve Jobs

    May 31 2020

    Learn about the creation of Apple computers and its ingenious founder.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Panama Canal

    May 24 2020

    Learn about the construction of the Panama Canal, one of the great feats of engineering in modern history!👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • International Space Station

    May 16 2020

    Learn about the International Space Station, from its gradual creation to its current habitat for research and space discovery.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • George Washington: Part 3 - The U.S. Constitution and Presidency

    May 12 2020

    Learn about George Washington's role in the Constitutional Convention and his terms as the first President of the United States.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • George Washington: Part 2 - The American Revolution

    May 03 2020

    Learn about George Washington's part in the Continental Congress and his battles as a general in the American Revolution.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • George Washington: Part 1 - Childhood and French and Indian War

    Apr 27 2020

    Learn about the first president of the United States, George Washington, from his boyhood in Virginia to his battles in the French and Indian War. This is part 1 of a 2 part series about his life.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Ole Kirk Christiansen and Lego

    Apr 13 2020

    Learn about the history of Ole Kirk Christiansen and the invention of Lego by he and his sons.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Grand Canyon

    Mar 29 2020

    Learn about the history of The Grand Canyon.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Titanic

    Mar 16 2020

    Learn about the history of the construction, maiden voyage and sinking of the Titanic, along with later efforts to discover the wreckage.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Berlin Wall

    Mar 02 2020

    Learn about the wall dividing East and West Germany, the reasons why it was built and the adventurous people who escaped.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Tania Aebi & Sarah Dekker

    Feb 17 2020

    Learn about two incredible women who circumnavigated the globe by sailboat.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Zeppelins

    Jan 31 2020

    Learn about the history of the giant airships of the 1900s also called zeppelins.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Stan and Jan Berenstain

    Jan 23 2020

    Learn about the husband and wife creators of the entertaining Berenstain Bears children's book series.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Nikola Tesla

    Jan 07 2020

    Learn about one of the geniuses of the electrical age, Nikola Tesla.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Nintendo: Fusajiro Yamauchi, Hiroshi Yamauchi, Gunpei Yokoi and Shigeru Miyamoto

    Dec 10 2019

    Learn about the founders of Nintendo and the talented people who have designed their games over the years.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Mark Twain

    Dec 10 2019

    Learn about one of America's most famous authors, Samuel Clemens, also known as Mark Twain.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Edgar Allan Poe

    Nov 09 2019

    Learn about the difficult but impactful life of the world renowned writer of mystery and detective stories, Edgar Allan Poe.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Bedtime History Story

    Oct 29 2019

    Learn about the history of Bedtime History!👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Leonardo Da Vinci

    Oct 14 2019

    Learn about one of the most curious and creative geniuses in recorded history, a true Renaissance Man who painted, sculpted, sketched and invented.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Ada Lovelace

    Sep 10 2019

    Learn about Ada Lovelace, the brilliant Victorian woman who later became known as one of the first computer programmers.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Camping

    Aug 18 2019

    Learn about the history of camping as one of the world's favorite pastimes!👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Bone Wars

    Jul 31 2019

    Learn about Edward Drinker Cope and Othniel Charles Marsh and the war that ensued between them as the two paleontologists as they stopped at nothing to discover the most fossils.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Harriet Tubman

    Jul 07 2019

    Learn about the brave woman who put her own life at risk to lead others to freedom along the Underground Railroad.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Notre Dame Cathedral

    Jun 30 2019

    Learn about the history of the famous cathedral in Paris, the Notre-Dame and the efforts to rebuilt it after the recent fire damage.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Amelia Earhart

    Jun 17 2019

    Learn about the famous American pilot and her many adventures to break aviation records and inspire other women to be pilots, too.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Galileo Galilei

    Jun 08 2019

    Learn about the famous Italian mathematician and astronomer who defied the authorities of his day in the pursuit of science and reason.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Memorial Day

    May 25 2019

    Learn about the history of Memorial Day.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Easter

    Apr 20 2019

    Learn about the history of Easter, Passover and how the holiday is celebrated today.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The History of Chocolate

    Mar 31 2019

    Learn about the amazing history of chocolate. From the cacao bean used by the ancient Olmecs in Mesoamerica to the mass production of chocolate bars by modern companies like Hershey, learn how we came to enjoy one of the world's most favorite treats.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • D-Day: Operation Overlord

    Mar 23 2019

    Learn about the plans leading up to D-Day and its importance as one of the defining battles of World War 2.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • St. Patrick's Day

    Mar 16 2019

    Learn about the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick, and the origin of St. Patrick's Day.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Marie Curie

    Mar 06 2019

    Learn about Marie Curie, the extraordinary woman scientist who won multiple Nobel Peace Prizes and helped develop early x-ray technology.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Presidents' Day: Childhoods

    Feb 18 2019

    Happy Presidents' Day! Learn about the childhoods of several of the Presidents of the United States of America, many of which were very difficult and very humble beginnings.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • History of Disneyland

    Feb 03 2019

    Learn about Walt Disney's idea behind Disneyland and how it came to be, from its design to its construction and future.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Walt Disney

    Jan 28 2019

    Learn about Walt Disney's childhood in Marceline and his early days as an animator, then on to the success of his early animated films leading up to the creation of Disneyland.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Jan 21 2019

    Learn about the great civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. from his days as a pastor to his great march on Washington, and about the change that came from his efforts to bring about equality in the United States and across the world.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Pyramids of Egypt

    Jan 11 2019

    Learn about the incredible pyramids of Ancient Egypt, pharaohs, mummies, and more about why and how the pyramids were built.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Christmas Trees

    Dec 18 2018

    Learn about the origin of Christmas trees which started in ancient European times and now is a primary tradition in cultures around the world who celebrate Christmas.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Dian Fossey

    Nov 29 2018

    Learn about Dian Fossey, the zoologist who sacrificed much to study the Gorillas of Rwanda and help to protect them.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Nov 14 2018

    Learn about the musical prodigy Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The History of Halloween

    Oct 26 2018

    Learn about the 2,000 year old history of Halloween, which started with ancient Celtic traditions and evolved into the fun celebration it is today.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Marco Polo

    Oct 18 2018

    Learn about Marco Polo, the Italian merchant, who traveled Asia to become one of the earliest European explorers to learn about its culture and people and return to write about it.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Steve Irwin: The Crocodile Hunter

    Oct 11 2018

    Learn about Steve Irwin, best known as The Crocodile Hunter, an Australian TV personality and crocodile expert who had a passion for teaching about wildlife and its preservation.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Hedy Lamarr

    Sep 24 2018

    Learn about Hedy Lamarr, the famous actress who also helped invent an early device for radio communications.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Bruce Lee

    Sep 06 2018

    Learn about the world famous Chinese martial artist, actor and pop culture icon, Bruce Lee.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Eiffel Tower

    Aug 29 2018

    Learn about the history of Paris's world famous Eiffel Tower.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Eras In History: The Renaissance

    Aug 18 2018

    Learn about one of the greatest eras in history, The Renaissance, where education and innovation flourished, the likes of which had never before been seen in the history of the world.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Nurses Of World War I

    Aug 10 2018

    Learn about the brave female nurses of World War I and all they did to bring comfort and cheer to the wounded during one of the most difficult periods in the history of the world.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Michael Jordan

    Aug 04 2018

    Learn about the world-famous basketball player Michael Jordan. Follow us on a journey from his childhood in Brooklyn to championship years with the Bulls and the Olympic "Dream Team."👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Jacques Cousteau

    Jul 21 2018

    Learn about the childhood of Jacques Cousteau, when he first became interested in the ocean, his later invention of the aqua-lung and his filmmaking adventures across the globe.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Current Events: Thailand soccer team Tham Luang cave rescue

    Jul 15 2018

    Learn about a current event, the rescue of the soccer team in the Tham Luang Thailand caves; and the brave divers who gave their all to bring the boys to safety.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Computer Science

    Jul 07 2018

    Learn about the history of computer technology, from the abacus of the ancient world to smartphones of the modern age.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Irving Berlin

    Jul 05 2018

    Learn about the ambitious young immigrant, Irving Berlin, and his rise from poverty to become one of America's greatest songwriters.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Malala Yousafzai

    Jun 18 2018

    Learn about the young Pakistani school girl who challenged the Taliban in her quest for womens' rights to education.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Dr. Seuss

    May 31 2018

    Learn about the childhood and career of world famous children's author and artist, Dr. Seuss.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Shirley Temple

    May 19 2018

    Learn about Shirley Temple, the young child star who won the hearts of people everywhere and gave hope to America during The Great Depression.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • J.K. Rowling

    May 09 2018

    Learn about J.K. Rowling, the author of Harry Potter, who dreamed of being a writer and eventually found great success in her world famous fantasy series.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Buffalo Bill Cody

    Apr 16 2018

    Learn about Buffalo Bill Cody, the American West hunter who eventually started his own Wild West Show and travelled the world with his famous band of performers.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Mahatma Gandhi

    Mar 13 2018

    Learn about India and the brave man who led his people to freedom through his example of non-violence and love.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Nancy Wake

    Jan 29 2018

    Learn about Nancy Wake, the brave spy and soldier who helped lead the Allies and French Resistance to victory during World War 2.Support the show

  • George Lucas: The Star Wars Story

    Dec 15 2017

    Learn about George Lucas's childhood and imagination that led to the creation of one of the greatest movie franchises of all time.Support the show

  • Stars

    Dec 02 2017

    Take a journey to the place where stars are born and learn about the history of stars and our own star, the Sun.Support the show

  • Newsies Strike of 1899

    Nov 09 2017

    Learn about the newsies strike of 1899, when a band of courageous newsboys took on the most powerful newspaper owners in New York City.Support the show

  • Benjamin Franklin

    Sep 27 2017

    Learn about one of the most well known Founding Fathers, Benjamin Franklin, who was also a writer, inventor and philanthropist.Support the show

  • Sandra Porter

    Aug 22 2017

    Learn about an everyday hero who has changed many lives through her goodness and talents, my wonderful grandmother, Sandra Porter.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Kerri Strug: Olympic Gymnast

    Aug 15 2017

    Learn about Gymnast Kerri Strug as she started training as a child and improved her skills until winning a Gold Medal at the Atlanta Olympic Games.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The Navy SEALs

    Aug 06 2017

    Learn about the specialized military group, what it takes to become a SEAL and some of the missions they have carried out to help others.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • The First Transcontinental Railroad

    Jul 21 2017

    Learn about the amazing engineering feat of the Transcontinental Railroad and the ingenious and brave Americans who constructed it.👉 Subscribe to get our free e-book! 📚📖 Full Text @ BedtimeHistory.org📺 YouTube👍 Facebook | InstagramSupport the show

  • Sacajawea

    Jul 08 2017

    Learn about the brave young Shoshone, Sacajawea, as she guides Lewis and Clark across the dangerous American wilderness in search of a better path to the West.Support the show

  • Sylvester Stallone: The Rocky Story

    Jun 26 2017

    Sylvester Stallone: The Rocky Story by Bedtime HistorySupport the show

  • The Pony Express

    Jun 18 2017

    Learn about the adventures of the Pony ExpressSupport the show

  • Abraham Lincoln: Part 2

    Jun 02 2017

    Learn about Abraham Lincoln as he enters politics and as President faces the tragedies and challenges of the Civil War.Support the show

  • Abraham Lincoln: Part 1

    Apr 22 2017

    Learn about the childhood of Abraham Lincoln in Kentucky as he learned to work hard and study, preparing to become the President of the United States of America.Support the show

  • The Rosetta Comet Mission

    Mar 25 2017

    Learn about the first spacecraft to visit a comet, the Rosetta Mission.Support the show

  • The Chunnel: The World's Longest Undersea Tunnel

    Jan 31 2017

    Learn about Eurostar, the underwater tunnel, one of the greatest engineering feats in the history of the world.Full-text and video: http://bedtimehistorystories.com/the-chunnel-the-worlds-longest-underwater-tunnel/Support the show

  • Joan of Arc

    Dec 08 2016

    Learn about Joan of Arc, the young French girl who gave her people hope for freedom during a time of war.Support the show

  • Bob Feller

    Nov 23 2016

    Learn about Bullet Bob Feller who would grow up to become one of the fastest pitchers of all time.Support the show

  • Gail Halvorsen: Berlin Candy Bomber

    Nov 02 2016

    Learn about World War 2 pilot Gail Halvorsen, who came up with a creative way to bring hope to the children of war torn Germany.Support the show

  • Sir Edmund Hillary: Knight of Mount Everest

    Oct 19 2016

    Learn about the adventures of Sir Edmund Hillary as he grew from boy to man and conquered the highest mountain in the world, Mount Everest.Support the show

  • Tegla Loroupe: Marathon Hero

    Oct 08 2016

    Learn about Tegla Loroupe, the little girl from Africa who grew up to be a famous marathon runner and inspiration to her people.Support the show

  • Nellie Bly: Around the World in 72 Days

    Sep 23 2016

    Learn about Nellie BlySupport the show

  • Neil Armstrong: First to the Moon

    Sep 13 2016

    Learn about famous astronaut Neil Armstrong as you drift off to sleep.Support the show