Upcoming Episodes

Thursday, January 28

06:00 AM

Andy Warhol

Iconic pop artist Andy Warhol was the target of a bizarre assassination attempt at the height of his fame in 1968, by a woman desperat... Read more
07:00 AM

Joan Rivers

Legendary comedian Joan Rivers was a woman ahead of her time – the quintessential New York comic who paved the way for all female st... Read more
08:00 AM

John Belushi

John Belushi achieved international fame by expertly playing abrasive, obnoxious, and juvenile characters, both as a cast member on Sa... Read more
09:00 AM

Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor was a comedy truth teller, who busted taboos about race, language, and sexuality. But what made Richard so raw and hones... Read more

Sunday, January 31

06:00 AM

Janis Joplin

A prodigiously talented singer, Janis Joplin broke through rock and roll’s glass ceiling in the mid 1960s and became the first bona ... Read more
07:00 AM

Kurt Cobain

As an alternative rock legend, Kurt Cobain changed the course of music history with a single song. He seemingly had it all – the ado... Read more

About It Happened Here

They are not marked, there are no signs or plaques, but these parking lots, pieces of sidewalk, open fields and mini markets are connected to some of the most controversial events in pop culture history. We’ll revisit the sites at the center of these stories for an eye-opening look at the events as they unfolded. You may think you know what happened, but you don’t really know the full story until you’ve walked in the final footsteps and retraced the places where it all began.