Rank #1: Mary Queen of Scots
Nov 13 2015
Rank #2: Catherine the Great (Part 1)
The listeners have spoken! Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia, was the winner in our Guaranteed Content Poll - and in this episode, we take our innocent German princess from obscurity onto the world stage.
Jan 22 2016
Rank #3: Queen Victoria (Part 1)
We begin our second season with a woman whose life will take us two episodes to discuss. She wasn’t just black dresses, and talking about herself in the third person, you know! She led a very colorful and unique life!
Aug 21 2011
Rank #4: Queen Elizabeth I (Part 1)
Dec 21 2013
Rank #5: Jane Austen
Apr 16 2013
Rank #6: Laura Ingalls Wilder
Channel your inner pioneer. Think tall plains grasses, humble and hardworking people who knew what it meant to carve a life out of the rugged terrain. The woman we talk about this week is remembered for romanticizing her childhood and for sporting a really, sweet bonnet. But her reality was more gritty.
Feb 08 2011
Rank #7: Katherine of Aragon
Katherine of Aragon appeared first on The History Chicks.
Mar 17 2012
Rank #8: Audrey Hepburn (Part 1)
Audrey Hepburn was born a child of privilege and became a child of war. Although she reached superstar status in Hollywood, she became a shining example of the best of humanity through her work with UNICEF.
Feb 25 2019
Rank #9: Wallis Simpson (Part 1)
Puppet? Manipulating social climber? Misunderstood? Deeply in love? However you see her, the fact remains that a king abdicated his throne, defied his family and lived in exile to marry twice divorced American socialite Wallis Simpson.
Aug 20 2017
Rank #10: Jackie Kennedy Onassis (Part 1)
Feb 07 2018
Rank #11: The Romanovs (Part 1)
The Romanovs (Part 1) appeared first on The History Chicks.
Nov 11 2012
Rank #12: Marie Laveau
May 27 2017
Rank #13: Sarah Winchester and the Mystery House
The Winchester Mystery House has intrigued us for almost a century. Its story has always been a dramatic one, full of ghosts, guns, and desperation - but perhaps there is a simpler explanation buried within the life of Sarah Winchester herself.
Oct 29 2019
Rank #14: Cleopatra
Apr 07 2014
Rank #15: Eleanor of Aquitaine (Part 1)
Mar 26 2017
Rank #16: Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc, Jeannette, Jean, The Maid, La Pucelle, Hero, Heretic, Visionary, Lunatic…that’s a lot of names and titles for a teenage girl who is remembered for events from only a short period of her life.
Nov 21 2014
Rank #17: Queen Elizabeth I (Part 2)
Feb 11 2014
Rank #18: Catherine The Great (Part 2)
Mar 04 2016
Rank #19: Zelda Fitzgerald
Apr 23 2016
Rank #20: The Last Four Wives of Henry VIII
Apr 28 2012