Episode

Stuff You Missed in History Class

HowStuffWorks.com

Society & Culture, History

Chart Positions

Society & Culture 8
History 4
Top 200 23

Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

Edward Jenner, Father of Vaccines

November 20th, 2013

Episode 605 of 963 episodes

Smallpox has been around longer than recorded history. It killed royalty, shifted the tides of battles, and was so terrifying that many religions have gods, saints and martyrs associated with it. And Edward Jenner gets the credit for changing all that.

Featured Podcast

Listen