Behind the Scenes

November 13, 1950 to March 15, 1951
89 episodes known to exist
Behind the Scenes was a historical radio show which ran from November 13, 1950 to March 15, 1951.
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November 13, 1950 - March 15, 1951
Behind the Scenes
89
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Behind the Scenes
November 13, 1950 - March 15, 1951
89 episodes known to exist
Host: Knox Manning
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November 13, 1950 
Franklyn Delano Roosevelt 
 
05:00 

 
November 14, 1950 
Pocahontas 
 
05:00 

 
November 15, 1950 
Benedict Arnold 
 
05:00 

 
November 16, 1950 
Dixie Lee Crosby 
 
05:00 

 
November 17, 1950 
The First Taste of a Tomato 
 
05:00 

 
November 20, 1950 
Richard E Byrd 
 
05:00 

 
November 21, 1950 
William Shakespeare 
 
05:00 

 
November 22, 1950 
Will Rogers 
 
05:00 

 
November 23, 1950 
Gen Bernard Montgomery 
 
05:00 

 
10 
November 24, 1950 
Alexander Graham Bell and Mark Twain 
 
05:00 

 
11 
November 27, 1950 
Gulliver's Travels 
 
05:00 

 
12 
November 28, 1950 
Charlie Jones Syung 
 
05:00 

 
13 
November 29, 1950 
Mozart and Marie Antoinette 
 
05:00 

 
14 
November 30, 1950 
Gen Claire Chennault 
 
05:00 

 
15 
December 1, 1950 
George Pullman's Car 
 
05:00 

 
16 
December 4, 1950 
F W Woolworth 
 
05:00 

 
17 
December 5, 1950 
Sarah Bernhardt 
 
05:00 

 
18 
December 6, 1950 
Ellie Culverson 
 
05:00 

 
19 
December 7, 1950 
Dr. Joseph Plateau's Basis For Motion Pictures 
 
05:00 

 
20 
December 8, 1950 
Charles De Gaulle and the Army of the Future 
 
05:00 

 
21 
December 11, 1950 
Henry W. Longfellow 
 
05:00 

 
22 
December 12, 1950 
Alexander Hamilton 
 
05:00 

 
23 
December 13, 1950 
Captain Abraham Lincoln 
 
05:00 

 
24 
December 14, 1950 
Teddy Roosevelt 
 
05:00 

 
25 
December 15, 1950 
Philip Danforth Armour 
 
05:00 

 
26 
December 18, 1950 
Franz Schubert 
 
05:00 

 
27 
December 19, 1950 
Thomas Alva Edison 
 
05:00 

 
28 
December 20, 1950 
Washington Irving 
 
05:00 

 
29 
December 21, 1950 
Enrico Caruso 
 
05:00 

 
30 
December 22, 1950 
P.T. Barnum 
 
05:00 

 
31 
December 25, 1950 
General Andrew Jackson 
 
05:00 

 
32 
December 26, 1950 
Lawrence Tibbitt 
 
05:00 

 
33 
December 27, 1950 
George Westinghouse 
 
05:00 

 
34 
December 28, 1950 
General John J. Pershing 
 
05:00 

 
35 
December 29, 1950 
Dr. Sun Yat-Sen 
 
05:00 

 
36 
January 1, 1951 
Sir Walter Raleigh 
 
05:00 

 
37 
January 2, 1951 
Peter Tchaikovsky 
 
05:00 

 
38 
January 3, 1951 
Ferdinand Magellan 
 
05:00 

 
39 
January 4, 1951 
Grace Moore 
 
05:00 

 
40 
January 5, 1951 
John Howard Payne 
 
05:00 

 
41 
January 8, 1951 
John Wilson Marshall and John Sutter 
 
05:00 

 
42 
January 9, 1951 
Madame Marie Curie 
 
05:00 

 
43 
January 10, 1951 
John James Audubon 
 
05:00 

 
44 
January 11, 1951 
Simon Bolivar 
 
05:00 

 
45 
January 12, 1951 
Henry Clay 
 
05:00 

 
46 
January 15, 1951 
Robert Fulton 
 
05:00 

 
47 
January 16, 1951 
Clark Gable 
 
05:00 

 
48 
January 17, 1951 
Robert Louis Stevenson 
 
05:00 

 
49 
January 18, 1951 
Rustichello Da Pisa - `the Travels of Marco Polo 
 
05:00 

 
50 
January 19, 1951 
Sir Francis Drake 
 
05:00 

 
51 
January 22, 1951 
Jack London 
 
05:00 

 
52 
January 23, 1951 
Vasco Nez De Balboa 
 
05:00 

 
53 
January 24, 1951 
Madame Chiang Kai-Shek 
 
05:00 

 
54 
January 25, 1951 
Winston Churchill 
 
05:00 

 
55 
January 26, 1951 
John Jacob Astor 
 
05:00 

 
56 
January 29, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
05:00 

 
57 
January 30, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
05:00 

 
58 
January 31, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
05:00 

 
59 
February 1, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
05:00 

 
60 
February 2, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
05:00 

 
61 
February 5, 1951 
Bucephalus - Alexander the Great's Horse 
 
05:00 

 
62 
February 6, 1951 
William F. Cody 
 
05:00 

 
63 
February 7, 1951 
Amelia Earhart 
 
05:00 

 
64 
February 8, 1951 
George Washington 
 
05:00 

 
65 
February 9, 1951 
Christopher Columbus 
 
05:00 

 
66 
February 12, 1951 
Georges Bizet 
 
05:00 

 
67 
February 13, 1951 
Samuel Clemens 
 
05:00 

 
68 
February 14, 1951 
Norton the 1st - Emperor of the United States 
 
05:00 

 
69 
February 15, 1951 
Gertrude Lawrence 
 
05:00 

 
70 
February 16, 1951 
Edgar Allan Poe 
 
03:41 

 
71 
February 19, 1951 
Billy Rose 
 
05:00 

 
72 
February 20, 1951 
Susan B. Anthony 
 
05:00 

 
73 
February 21, 1951 
John D. Rockefeller Sr 
 
05:00 

 
74 
February 22, 1951 
Madame Ernestine Schumann-Heink 
 
05:00 

 
75 
February 23, 1951 
Josephine and Napoleon Bonaparte 
 
05:00 

 
76 
February 26, 1951 
Mayor William O'dwyer 
 
05:00 

 
77 
February 27, 1951 
Peter the Great 
 
05:00 

 
78 
February 28, 1951 
George Washington's Marriage Refusal 
 
05:00 

 
79 
March 1, 1951 
Ulysses S. Grant 
 
05:00 

 
80 
March 2, 1951 
Joe Meek, Mountain Man 
 
05:00 

 
81 
March 5, 1951 
Walt Whitman 
 
05:00 

 
82 
March 6, 1951 
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 
 
05:00 

 
83 
March 7, 1951 
Winston Churchill and Samuel Clements 
 
05:00 

 
84 
March 8, 1951 
Abraham Lincoln's Mother 
Mother's Day Program 
05:00 

 
85 
March 9, 1951 
Richard Wagner 
 
05:00 

 
86 
March 12, 1951 
A. J. Cronin 
 
05:00 

 
87 
March 13, 1951 
Alfred Nobel 
 
05:00 

 
88 
March 14, 1951 
Grace Moore 
 
05:00 

 
89 
March 15, 1951 
John Howard Payne 
 
05:00 

 
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