This Day in Miami History Podcast

This Day in Miami History is a podcast dedicated to short stories of Miami's history. Most episodes will be less than 15 minutes, and focused on bringing primary sources out of library archives and into your ears. It's a region loved by millions, followed by millions more and never devoid of interesting events. Plumbing the depths of Miami's history should be one hell of a time.


November 15, 1983: A runoff, after a backstab, is contested for Miami Mayor
Show Details13min 33s
October 22, 1962: President Kennedy publicly kicks off Cuban Missile Crisis, with Miami in crosshairs
Show Details19min 42s
September 18, 1926: The Great Miami Hurricane makes landfall
Show Details26min 12s
August 16, 1965: The Miami Dolphins are born
Show Details16min 37s
July 28, 1896: The City of Miami is officially incorporated
Show Details15min 31s
August 5, 1974: A building collapses in Downtown Miami, killing seven federal employees
Show Details13min 38s
Bonus Episode: An Interview with former Miami-Dade County Commissioner Charles Dusseau
Show Details40min 22s
May 20, 1984: Metrorail runs for the first time
Show Details16min 54s
April 30, 1915: Dade County's boundaries are changed to form Broward
Show Details14min 15s
This Day in Miami History Trailer
Show Details1min 35s