Noble Blood

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Reviews: 8
Episodes: 193


 Sep 8, 2022

Informative and engaging
 Dec 4, 2021
I was surprised at how much I liked this podcast! Each episode is so well produced, the story telling us poignant, and the information provided is enough to entertain without being stuffy or boring.


 Aug 31, 2021


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Author Dana Schwartz explores the stories of some of history’s most fascinating royals: the tyrants and the tragic, the murderers and the murdered, and everyone in between. Because when you’re wearing a crown, mistakes often mean blood.


Episode Date
Empires and the Benin Bronzes
Jul 16, 2024
The Cabbage King and Queen vs. the Nazis
Jul 09, 2024
Live by the Guillotine, Die by the Guillotine
Jul 02, 2024
A Rebel Heiress in the French Royal Family
Jun 25, 2024
How the Duke of Monmouth Lost His Head
Jun 18, 2024
Love and Tragedy at the Taj Mahal
Jun 11, 2024
Nell Gwyn's Cinderella Story
Jun 04, 2024
The Queen of Romance
May 28, 2024
The Corpse on Trial
May 21, 2024
The Female Pharaoh
May 14, 2024
Death and the King's Favorite (with Benjamin Woolley)
May 07, 2024
The Nun of Monza, Part 2
Apr 30, 2024
The Nun of Monza, Part 1
Apr 23, 2024
Lucretia as a Symbol
Apr 16, 2024
A Grand Duchess Above the Barber Shop
Apr 09, 2024
The Daring Prison Break of the Emperor in Exile
Apr 02, 2024
The Dinner Party at the End of the Iranian Monarchy
Mar 26, 2024
Odoacer and Theodoric, the Barbarian Kings of the Roman Empire
Mar 19, 2024
Napoleon's Coup Within a Coup
Mar 12, 2024
How Ada Lovelace Constructed Her Wings
Mar 05, 2024
The Plot to Undo Mary Eleanor Bowes, Part 2
Feb 27, 2024
The Plot to Undo Mary Eleanor Bowes, Part 1
Feb 20, 2024
The Sheika Kept Prisoner (with Heidi Blake)
Feb 13, 2024
Introducing: History on Trial
Feb 09, 2024
The Venetian Doge Condemned in Memory
Feb 06, 2024
Introducing: Very Special Episodes
Feb 01, 2024
Pompey and the Prince
Jan 30, 2024
The Contradictions and Controversies of Marc de Montifaud
Jan 23, 2024
John Dee's Language of the Angels
Jan 16, 2024
"Eat Him If You Like"
Jan 09, 2024
How Pope Joan Became the High Priestess
Jan 02, 2024
William the Conqueror, Christmas King
Dec 26, 2023
Napoleon's Josephine (with Jennifer Wright)
Dec 19, 2023
The Queen Caught Between Kingdoms
Dec 12, 2023
Charlotte Corday, the Angel of Assassination
Dec 05, 2023
Caroline Norton Balancing the Scales of Justice
Nov 28, 2023
The Princess Who Wrestled for Her Future
Nov 21, 2023
The World Inside of Rudolf II's Cabinet of Curiosities
Nov 14, 2023
The Tabloid Sacrifices of the Spare, Princess Margaret
Nov 07, 2023
Eleanor Cobham, Necromancer Witch
Oct 31, 2023
The Thrift-Shop Pope
Oct 24, 2023
The Cage of the Ottoman King
Oct 17, 2023
The Stories of the Tsar Monk
Oct 10, 2023
The Hidden Life of Henry VIII's Fool (With Peter K. Andersson)
Oct 03, 2023
The Arsenic Wife (Part 2)
Sep 26, 2023
The Arsenic Wife (Part 1)
Sep 19, 2023
The Tragic True-Crime Life of Lady Lucan
Sep 12, 2023
The Great Hope of Spain
Sep 05, 2023
The Eviction of the Texas Princess
Aug 29, 2023
Eleanor of Aquitaine Imprisoned
Aug 22, 2023
Sadism in the Bastille
Aug 15, 2023
The Death and Life of Amy Robsart
Aug 08, 2023
Dumas and Napoleon
Aug 01, 2023
The Resistance Queen Wilhelmina
Jul 25, 2023
Queen Tamar's Revenge
Jul 18, 2023
Anne Boleyn and Elizabeth I (with Tracy Borman)
Jul 11, 2023
Edward VI Among the Women
Jul 04, 2023
The Men Who Would Kill the Medici, Part 2
Jun 27, 2023
The Men Who Would Kill the Medici, Part 1
Jun 20, 2023
The Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Fighting To Be Seen
Jun 13, 2023
The Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Excellent or Nothing
Jun 06, 2023
The Woman Who Wrote Fairy Tales
May 30, 2023
Through the Eyes of La Castiglione
May 23, 2023
The Pretty Prime Minister (with Jennifer Wright)
May 16, 2023
The Party to End Nicolas Fouquet's Career
May 09, 2023
The Self-Reported Life of the Sham Prince
May 02, 2023
The Resurrection of the Parking Lot King
Apr 25, 2023
Lucy Walter's Lover and Child
Apr 18, 2023
"And Historians Will Call Them..."
Apr 11, 2023
Pope Pius the Silent
Apr 04, 2023
The Isshi Incident
Mar 28, 2023
The Pretender Prince
Mar 21, 2023
The Mad King's Queen
Mar 14, 2023
A Duke Murdered in the Streets of Paris
Mar 07, 2023
Lady Seymour Worsley's Worth
Feb 28, 2023
The Dollar Princesses
Feb 21, 2023
The She-Wolf, Her Husband, and Their Lovers
Feb 14, 2023
The Trials of Joanna of Naples
Feb 07, 2023
The Crécy Campaign (with Dan Jones)
Jan 31, 2023
The Portrait of Dido Belle
Jan 24, 2023
...The Gunpowder Treason and Plot
Jan 17, 2023
Remember, Remember, the Fifth of November...
Jan 10, 2023
In No Way Holy, nor Roman, nor an Empire
Jan 03, 2023
The Queen of England and the Queen of Pirates
Dec 27, 2022
The Curse of the Koh-I-Noor
Dec 20, 2022
Bonus Episode: Dana Schwartz on Significant Others
Dec 19, 2022
The Princess and the Shaman and the Royal House of Norway
Dec 13, 2022
The Corpse of Inês de Castro
Dec 06, 2022
The Count, the Moose, and Thomas Jefferson
Nov 29, 2022
The Secret History of Emperor Justinian
Nov 22, 2022
Lady Mary Wroth's Urania
Nov 15, 2022
Mansa Musa and the World Map
Nov 08, 2022
The Execution of the Roman Virgin
Nov 01, 2022
The Princess of Monte Carlo
Oct 25, 2022
The Irish Crown Jewels, Separated
Oct 18, 2022
The Peasants vs. John of Gaunt (with Helen Carr)
Oct 11, 2022
The Bewitched Events at the Tour de Nesle
Oct 04, 2022
Libuše and Her City Touching the Stars
Sep 27, 2022
Queen Elizabeth II's Greatest Regret
Sep 20, 2022
The Love of the Duchess of Devonshire, Part 2
Sep 13, 2022
The Love of the Duchess of Devonshire, Part 1
Sep 06, 2022
The Legend of the Trung Sisters
Aug 30, 2022
The Duke and Adolf Hitler
Aug 23, 2022
The White Ship on the English Channel
Aug 16, 2022
The Adult Sons of the Hanover Line in Crisis
Aug 09, 2022
The Royal Suffragette
Aug 02, 2022
Surgery of the First World War, with Lindsey Fitzharris
Jul 26, 2022
Ivan the Terrible and his Oldest Son
Jul 19, 2022
Queen Victoria, in White, in Black, in White
Jul 12, 2022
Stede Bonnet, Gentleman Pirate
Jul 05, 2022
The Safavid Princess in Power
Jun 28, 2022
The First New Chronicle
Jun 21, 2022
The Princess Imprisoned in her Celle
Jun 14, 2022
The Argyll Scandal
Jun 07, 2022
Jeanne de Clisson, Pirate Terror of France
May 31, 2022
The Death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
May 24, 2022
The Life of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
May 17, 2022
Medieval History with Dan Jones
May 10, 2022
Ra Ra Rasputin
Apr 26, 2022
The Romantics of Villa Diodati
Apr 12, 2022
Empress Sisi's Beating Heart
Mar 29, 2022
The Princess That England Lost
Mar 15, 2022
The Ghost Princes and Richard III
Mar 01, 2022
The 'Six' Wives: An Interview with Lucy Moss and Toby Marlow of 'Six'
Feb 15, 2022
The Rice Box
Feb 01, 2022
The Queen's Goddaughter
Jan 18, 2022
Boudica Victoria
Jan 04, 2022
A King Legitimate and Illegitimate
Dec 21, 2021
Trial By Combat
Dec 07, 2021
Murder, Madness, and Eric XIV
Nov 23, 2021
The Tiger of Mysore
Nov 09, 2021
Darya Saltykova, Serial Killer
Oct 26, 2021
The Blood Countess Elizabeth Báthory
Oct 12, 2021
The Mistress, the Murderer
Sep 28, 2021
The Runaway Duchess
Sep 14, 2021
The Schemes of Countess Frances Carr
Aug 31, 2021
The Beheading of the Cousin Queen
Aug 17, 2021
The Prince's Marriage Test
Aug 03, 2021
Lovers and La Maupin
Jul 20, 2021
The Later Life of Bloody Mary
Jul 06, 2021
The Early Life of Bloody Mary
Jun 22, 2021
Queen Christina Removed Her Own Crown
Jun 08, 2021
Historical Mythbusting Spectacular!
May 25, 2021
The Mad Tyrant, Hey Hey!
May 11, 2021
The Double Agent
Apr 27, 2021
In the Shadow of the Great
Apr 13, 2021
The First and Last Emperor of America
Mar 30, 2021
From Poland with Love
Mar 16, 2021
The People's Princess (with Michael Hobbes and Sarah Marshall)
Mar 02, 2021
The Three Husbands of Lucrezia Borgia
Feb 16, 2021
Queen Njinga's Cleverness
Feb 02, 2021
All Germany Talking of It
Jan 19, 2021
Juana La Loca
Jan 05, 2021
The Devil and the Duchess de Praslin
Dec 22, 2020
Piers Gaveston, the King's Favorite
Dec 08, 2020
King George Washington I
Nov 24, 2020
Charles the Beloved, the Mad, the Fool
Nov 10, 2020
The Beggar Princess of Bristol
Oct 27, 2020
What Crown Prince Wilhelm Left Behind
Oct 13, 2020
The Blood Sacrifice of the Tang Emperor
Sep 29, 2020
Grand Princess Olga of Kiev Takes Her Revenge
Sep 15, 2020
How Tycho Brahe Saw the Stars
Sep 01, 2020
The Távora Executions
Aug 18, 2020
The Red Paint on Leopold II
Aug 04, 2020
Queen Caroline Matilda's Personal Doctor
Jul 21, 2020
ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL: The Tilly Cult
Jul 07, 2020
The Bloody Queen of Madagascar
Jun 23, 2020
The Crown Prince and His Lover Dead
Jun 09, 2020
Survived
May 26, 2020
Beheaded II
May 12, 2020
Divorced II
Apr 28, 2020
Died
Apr 14, 2020
Beheaded
Mar 31, 2020
Divorced
Mar 17, 2020
The Witch-Hunter King
Mar 03, 2020
The Ghosts that Haunted the Female Emperor
Feb 18, 2020
Catherine the Great and her Husband the Mediocre
Feb 04, 2020
Today We Leave for Mexico
Jan 21, 2020
The Swan King Went Mad
Jan 07, 2020
The Neck and the Necklace
Dec 24, 2019
The Ice Queen
Dec 10, 2019
The Wedding Ended in Blood
Nov 26, 2019
Let Him Be Hanged There for a Lamb
Nov 12, 2019
The Marquise and Her Poisons
Oct 29, 2019
The Butler, in the Bedroom, with a Sabre
Oct 15, 2019
The Maybe Queen Arbella
Oct 01, 2019
What Eye Has Wept for George IV?
Sep 17, 2019
Until We Meet Again
Sep 03, 2019
Ever Dearest Cousin Nicky
Aug 20, 2019
The Butcher Baronet
Aug 06, 2019
The Desperate Young King Charles II
Jul 23, 2019
The Second Death of Marie Antoinette
Jul 09, 2019
Noble Blood - Official Trailer
Jul 02, 2019