The BEST Episodes of Drunk History

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 5, 2020

Network: Comedy Central

Historical reenactments as narrated by inebriated history buffs as A-list comedy/acting talent perform their tale. (Based on the award-winning web series.)

Atlanta

#1 - Atlanta

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 23, 2013

John Pemberton invents Coca-Cola from wine and cocaine, the F.B.I tries to take down Martin Luther King Jr. and Stetson Kennedy infiltrates the Klu Klux Klan.

star 8.03
436 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters, Jeremy Konner
Civil Rights

#2 - Civil Rights

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 20, 2018

A tribute to Suffragettes who fought for their rights with jujitsu; the Birmingham Children's March; disability rights activists.

star 8.02
114 votes
Drunk Mystery

#3 - Drunk Mystery

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 6, 2018

An investigation into Agatha Christie's disappearance; the anonymous letter writer who terrorized the town of Circleville; the mastermind behind America's only unsolved airplane hijacking.

star 8.01
117 votes
Nashville

#4 - Nashville

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 20, 2013

Dolly Parton has to leave the man who made her famous, competing lawyers clash in the Scopes Monkey Trial, and Lewis and Clark explore the dangerous west.

star 7.97
323 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters, Jeremy Konner
Hamilton

#5 - Hamilton

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 29, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda tells the story of Alexander Hamilton, his nemesis Aaron Burr and their infamous duel to the death.

star 7.93
283 votes
Space

#6 - Space

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 24, 2015

Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan fall in love over a golden record, Wernher Von Braun pioneers rocket science and Alexey Leonov becomes the first man to float in space.

star 7.92
243 votes
Directors: Derek Waters
Writers: Derek Waters
New York City

#7 - New York City

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 8, 2014

The U.S. reluctantly accepts the Statue of Liberty, Sybil Ludington goes on an epic ride to warn of a British attack and journalist Nellie Bly infiltrates a corrupt mental institution.

star 7.89
274 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
First Ladies

#8 - First Ladies

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 2, 2014

Frances Cleveland becomes the youngest first lady ever, Edith Wilson runs the country after Woodrow Wilson's stroke and Dolley Madison saves several artifacts from destruction.

star 7.87
206 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
Heroines

#9 - Heroines

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 23, 2018

A tribute to the first woman to fight in the Revolutionary War and receive a pension; a museum curator who saved art from the Nazis; Civil War hero Clara Bart.

star 7.86
158 votes
Chicago

#10 - Chicago

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 16, 2013

Al Capone is done in by an easily solved problem, Abraham Lincoln catches a break and police battle with protesters during The Haymarket Riot of 1886.

star 7.86
554 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters, Jeremy Konner
Underdogs

#11 - Underdogs

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 27, 2018

Fred Rogers and his fight for government-funded children's TV; the female journalist who helped take down John D. Rockefeller's oil monopoly.

star 7.85
116 votes
Boston

#12 - Boston

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 30, 2013

Mary Dyer wages war with the Puritan establishment, two cunning thieves pull off a $500 million art heist and the most notorious arsonist in New England history is revealed.

star 7.83
371 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters, Jeremy Konner
Hollywood

#13 - Hollywood

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 5, 2014

Orson Welles' "Citizen Kane" angers William Randolph Hearst, animator Ub Iwerks helps Walt Disney create "Mickey Mouse" and Nancy Reagan convinces her movie star husband to enter politics.

star 7.82
257 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
Montgomery, AL

#14 - Montgomery, AL

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 1, 2014

Percy Julian battles adversity to become one of the greatest scientists of all time, Claudette Colvin lays the groundwork for Rosa Parks and Joe Louis fights Max Schmeling.

star 7.81
295 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
Sex

#15 - Sex

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 13, 2018

A salute to Margaret Sanger's crusade for accessible birth control; the creation of the Kinsey scale; Gloria Steinem's undercover work at The Playboy Club.

star 7.78
144 votes
The Wild West

#16 - The Wild West

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 27, 2013

Teddy Roosevelt makes a name for himself, hold-outs fight to the bitter end at The Alamo and Billy The Kid goes on the run from Lawman Pat Garrett.

star 7.76
278 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters, Jeremy Konner
Heists

#17 - Heists

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Jun 26, 2018

An Italian handyman steals the Mona Lisa; the Santa bandits rob a bank in Texas; Mossad agents capture a Nazi general who had escaped to Argentina.

star 7.75
85 votes
Are You Afraid of the Drunk?

#18 - Are You Afraid of the Drunk?

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 15, 2019

Will Ferrell and Seth Rogen star in this episode about how teenage writer Mary Shelley created her legendary novel, "Frankenstein."

star 7.75
108 votes
Charleston

#19 - Charleston

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 29, 2014

Charles Sumner gets caned on the Senate floor, Judge J. Waties Waring helps to end segregation and a slave named Robert Smalls commandeers a Confederate warship.

star 7.74
236 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
Landmarks

#20 - Landmarks

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 15, 2016

Emily Roebling oversees construction of the Brooklyn Bridge; con-man Victor Lustig sells the Eiffel Tower; Shakespeare steals the Globe Theatre.

star 7.74
247 votes
Journalism

#21 - Journalism

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 20, 2015

Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland race each other around the world, New York's newsboys go on strike, and a political cartoonist exposes a corrupt politician.

star 7.74
199 votes
Whistleblowers

#22 - Whistleblowers

Season 6 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 16, 2019

Martha Mitchell leaks the Watergate scandal to the press before Deep Throat does; the Citizens' Commission to investigate the FBI stages an epic break-in.

star 7.73
49 votes
Game Changers

#23 - Game Changers

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 6, 2018

The early history of Hip hop; Berry Gordy, the man known for inventing Motown; Nichelle Nichols's activism both on and off the TV screen.

star 7.73
124 votes
Fame

#24 - Fame

Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 2, 2019

Hedy Lamarr designs the first modern airplane wing, Eartha Kitt's activism provokes the ire of Lady Bird Johnson, and Alexis Pulaski's poodle becomes a huge star.

star 7.72
47 votes
San Francisco

#25 - San Francisco

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 6, 2013

Patty Hearst gets kidnapped and brainwashed, Mark Twain flees the city in fear (and finds his unlikely first hit story) and Mary Ellen Pleasant supports abolitionists with her business earnings.

star 7.72
391 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters, Jeremy Konner