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This fast-paced, compelling audio show has set a new standard for history storytelling in podcasting, often placing the listener at a crucial moment in history from the outset, and always managing to deliver on tense human drama based upon accurate and painstaking research.


1001 Heroes has delivered 5 million episode listens worldwide since our first episode (Gremlins) in 2015. 168 reviews at Apple 4.5/5.




Jan 1, 2018

In "The Legend of the Lost Dutchman Mine", part two, Adolph Ruth arrives at Tex Barclays Ranch in the Superstitions and asks to be guided in to Willow Springs, but Barclay, believing that the old man is too frial to survive, puts him off.  A series of events take place that will draw national attention to the Legend of...

Dec 21, 2017

THE LEGEND OF THE LOST DUTCHMAN MINE (PT I) has all the ingredients needed to make it a great story: a condemned man's dying wish, insatiable greed, a fabulous treasure in gold, an old Apache legend, a treasure map handed down from an old Spanish family, a German prospector named Jacob Waltz who gave up the location to...

Dec 4, 2017

"Its A Wonderful Life: The Movie Backstory & Message: The backstory to Frank Capra's film masterpiece "It's a Wonderful Life" featuring an exclusive interview with Karolyn Grimes Wilkerson, who played Zuzu Bailey in the film, and ended the movie with the memorable line : "Look, Daddy. Teacher says every time a...

Nov 27, 2017

"Was My Brother In The Battle?"- What Civil War meant to my family-Six hundred thousand men died or were wounded in the American Civil War. Just as many families were affected. Mothers, fathers, sisters, and brothers all felt the hopelessness of not knowing if their sons and brothers would ever come home. Steven Foster...

Nov 20, 2017

OPERATION MARKETGARDEN (PT II): SPIES, LIES, AND ALIBIS  The two part story of a bold plan to strike the heart of Germany by dropping 36,000 British, Canadian, Polish, and American paratroopers in German controlled Holland in Sept 1944. Dedicated to the men who never made it back, this story doesn't pull any punches as...