IDK History

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Alex Vakili takes it on himself to teach the unknowing RJ about the good, the bad and the ugly of the History of the World. Taking him from World War II, to the Battle of Hastings and even to the establishment of Wales.

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World War II | Season One | Episode One

September 9th, 2017

51:27

Alex teaches RJ the ins and outs of Politics during World War II. Touching on Pre-War Germany, the effects in the region, America's envolvement as …

The Battle of Hastings 1066 | Season One | Episode Two

September 22nd, 2017

56:41
The Battle of Hastings 1066 | IDK History | Episode 02

Alex teaches RJ about the Battle of Hasting 1066 and it's sounds like a season of Game of Thrones.

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The King of Wales | Season One | Episode Three

October 6th, 2017

56:50

Alex goes through history to figure out who was closest to being the King of Wales.

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American Civil War | Season One | Episode Four

October 19th, 2017

57:00

Alex teaches RJ about the American Civil War and the ins outs and complexities. Trigger Warning: Slavery, Abuse, Death.

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The Tudors | Season One | Episode Five

November 3rd, 2017

1:02:55

Alex teaches RJ about the Tudors and a deep dive into Henry VIII, his wives, his weight, his power. Along with Henry VII, Elizabeth I and lots more!

Cold War: Part 1 | Season One | Episode Six

November 17th, 2017

55:11

Alex takes RJ back to the more recent past with the Cold War, placing it over 2 episodes due to the amount he has to talk about.

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Cold War: Part 2 | Season One | Episode Seven

December 1st, 2017

1:04:14

Alex continues the journey of the Cold War and reaching the Space Race.

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History around Christmas | Season One | Episode Eight

December 17th, 2017

1:00:16

Alex gets Merry this time, teaching RJ about the history around Christmas like Noel else can.

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World War 1: Part 1 | Season One | Episode Nine

January 6th, 2018

1:03:49

Alex teaches RJ the confusing aspects of what started World War 1.

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World War 1: Part 2 | Season One | Episode Ten

January 26th, 2018

49:30

Alex goes further into World War 1 discussing the deeper aspects of the war.

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The Discovery of America | Season One | Episode Eleven

February 16th, 2018

54:00
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The Hundred Years' War | Season One | Episode Twelve

March 2nd, 2018

1:19:52
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IDK History Returns | Season Two | Trailer

April 29th, 2019

0:30

Alex is back in the classroom and ready to teach. After RJ failed his exam, he has to take History again. New episodes every two weeks.

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When did Britain become a United Kingdom? | Season Two | Episode One

April 30th, 2019

1:18:13

Alex teaches RJ about how the United Kingdom became a thing by forming the elements that are England, Scotland, Wales & Ireland. We also discuss how Wales got the short end of the stick.

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A Summary of The Iranian Revolution | Season Two | Episode Two

May 14th, 2019

1:30:39

The Iranian Revolution is a topic close to Alex and he spends this extra long episode teaching RJ about the history of the many phases of the …

What happened in Ancient Greece? | Season Two | Episode Three

May 28th, 2019

1:12:50

Alex takes on the massive task of teaching RJ about Ancient Greece in this two part episode.

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What happened in the Peloponnesian War? | Season Two | Episode Four

June 15th, 2019

1:03:12

Alex teaches RJ about Greek City States, Sparta, the Peloponnesian War, Greek Hegemonies and a lot more!

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What caused the Video Game Crash of 1983? | Season Two | Episode Five

June 26th, 2019

1:13:07

This time, RJ teaches Alex all about the Video Game Crash of 1983 (Also known as the Atari Shock). Back during the Golden Age of Gaming, it was the …

What were the roaring 20's? | Season Two | Episode Six

July 9th, 2019

1:30:09

This is my roaring, roaring 20s. Alex teaches RJ all about the big changes that the 1920's brought in America. From Jazz, Flappers, Hipsters, Automobiles to depression...

Just like everyone's twenties.

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What was The Newport Chartist Rising? | Season Two | Episode Seven

July 23rd, 2019

45:27

Alex visits his hometown while telling RJ & Tom from 69 Movies about The Newport Chartist Rising

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What happened in the American Revolution? | Season Two | Episode Eight

August 8th, 2019

1:02:09

Alex teaches RJ about the American Revolution. There's a small venn diagram of history buffs, musical theatre lovers, and Hamilton fans. This podcast …

What was the Wild West? | Season Two | Episode Nine

August 20th, 2019

1:00:14

Alex and RJ become cowboys by taking on the American Frontier and the Wild West.

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