About Did This Happen?
Did This Happen?
 is the brainchild of Grant Baciocco, the co-creator and head writer of the popular, family friendly podcast The Radio Adventures of Dr. Floyd. It was created to open a dialogue between children and their teachers about famous historical figures and moments. Our listeners are encouraged to do their own research into the people and events presented in this show and answer for themselves…Did This Happen?Theme Music by Kevin MacLeod. CLCIK HERE to subscribe to Did This Happen? with iTunes.

Did This Happen? EPISODE #152 “Signing Of The Declaration Of Independence Part II!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #152

A year later, we take a peek back in on the Founding Fathers and see if they’ve gotten any further in their signing of the Declaration of Independence. This is the Season 1 finale episode of Did This Happen?!

Thomas Jefferson – Kevin Berntson
Benjamin Rush – Grant Baciocco
John Hancock – Chris Sheets

Find out more about the The Declaration of Independence!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #151 “The Wright Brothers!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #151 "The Wright Brothers!"

The Wright Brothers were adults when their careers started to soar, but what were they like as kids? That’s what we take a look at in this episode of Did This Happen?!

Mama Wright – Alison Mork
Wilbur Wright – Grant Baciocco
Orville Wright – Kevin Berntson

Find out more about the The Wright Brothers!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #150 “Benjamin Franklin!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #150

There’s some debate as to whether or not Benjamin Franklin actually conducted his famous kite/electricity experiment. We explore one possibility of what might have prevented him from doing so in this episode of Did This Happen?!

Myron – Kevin Berntson
Benjamin Franklin – Chris Sheets

Find out more about the Benjamin Franklin!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #149 “Hyman Lipman!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #149

Hyman Lipman registered the first patent for a pencil with an attached eraser. Well, he did as soon as he found something to write with as we see in this episode of Did This Happen?!

Clerk – Chris Sheets
Hyman Lipman – Kevin Berntson

Find out more about the Hyman Lipman!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #148 “The Roanoke Colony!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #148 "The Roanoke Colony!"

There are several theories as to what happened to the people of The Roanoke Colony. We explore one theory in today’s episode of Did This Happen?!

Father – Kevin Berntson
Virginia – Alison Mork

Find out more about the The Roanoke Colony!

©2011 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #147 “The Hartlepool Monkey!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #147 “The Hartlepool Monkey!”

Legend has it that during the Napoleonic Wars, the residents of Hartlepool in England once put what they thought was a French spy on trial. We take a closer look at this tale in today’s episode of Did This Happen?!

Magistrate – Kevin Berntson
Barrister – Grant Baciocco
Defendant – Alison Mork

Find out more about the Hartlepool!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #146 “The Earl of Sandwich!”

Did THis Happen? EPISODE #146

Legend has it that the sandwich is named after John Montagu, the 4th Earl of Sandwich. We see exactly how far ahead of his time John Montagu was in this episode of Did This Happen?!

John Montagu – Kevin Berntson
Jerome, 2nd Count de Salis – Chris Sheets

Find out more about the John Montagu!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #145 “Philo T. Farnsworth Part II!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #145

Fourteen year old, Philo T. Farnsworth, continues his work on the electric television. Apparently there was some trouble with some of the early models as we see in this episode of Did This Happen?!

Jimmy – Chris Sheets
Philo T. Farnsworth – Grant Baciocco

Find out more about the Philo T. Farnsworth!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #144 “Philo T. Farnsworth Part I!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #144

We’re very lucky that Philo T. Farnsworth, as a teenager, didn’t have any distractions like television to keep him from inventing…well…television. But we see some things still were just the same BEFORE television as they were after in today’s episode of Did This Happen?!

Mama Farnsworth – Alison Mork
Philo T. Farnsworth – Grant Baciocco

Find out more about the Philo T. Farnsworth!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media

Did This Happen? EPISODE #143 “Magna Carta!”

Did This Happen? EPISODE #143

Signed in 1215 in England, The Magna Carta is said to have inspired many constitutional documents including the United States Constitution. Journey with us to the date this great document was signed on today’s episode of Did This Happen?!

King John – Kevin Berntson
Baron – Chris Sheets
Other Barons – Grant Baciocco, Kevin Berntson & Chris Sheets

Find out more about the Magna Carta!

©2014 Grant Baciocco/Saturday Morning Media