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Stuff You Missed in History Class

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Society & Culture, History

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Society & Culture 6

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

Marian Anderson - The Lady from Philadelphia

August 1st, 2011

Episode 349 of 973 episodes

An acclaimed African-American contralto, Marian Anderson was barred from singing in Constitution Hall in 1939. She sang at the Lincoln Memorial instead. The concert was broadcast around the country -- and also heard by a young Martin Luther King, Jr.

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