Stuff You Missed in History Class


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James Strang: The King of Beaver Island

June 13th, 2011

Episode 330 of 935 episodes

In 1850, James Strang was crowned king of Michigan's Beaver Island. He got the opportunity to lead after meeting Joseph Smith and converting to Mormonism. After Smith’s death, Strang tried to step in as his successor. Tune in to learn what happened next.