The BEST Episodes of Drunk History

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 3, 2019

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


#1 - S.O.S.

Season 6 - Episode 15

Navy officer Douglas Hegdahl outwits his captors when he's taken as a POW in North Vietnam; Florence Nightingale revolutionizes the field of nursing.

star 8.13
15 votes
Drunk Mystery

#2 - Drunk Mystery

Season 5 - Episode 7

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 8.09
111 votes
Civil Rights

#3 - Civil Rights

Season 5 - Episode 5

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

star 8.06
108 votes

#4 - Atlanta

Season 1 - Episode 3

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 7.98
289 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters

#5 - Baltimore

Season 2 - Episode 4

Newly elected President Abraham Lincoln tries to avoid assassination on the way to his inauguration, Francis Scott Key writes "The Star-Spangled Banner" and Edgar Allan Poe feuds with Rufus Griswold.

star 7.97
167 votes
Directors: Derek Waters
Writers: Derek Waters

#6 - Hamilton

Season 4 - Episode 10

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

star 7.94
247 votes

#7 - Heroines

Season 5 - Episode 1

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 7.91
151 votes

#8 - Underdogs

Season 5 - Episode 6

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 7.90
109 votes
New York City

#9 - New York City

Season 2 - Episode 2

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 7.90
182 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
First Ladies

#10 - First Ladies

Season 2 - Episode 10

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 7.89
145 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
Montgomery, AL

#11 - Montgomery, AL

Season 2 - Episode 1

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 7.86
205 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters

#12 - Boston

Season 1 - Episode 4

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 7.86
252 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters

#13 - Nashville

Season 1 - Episode 7

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 7.85
204 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters
Sports Heroes

#14 - Sports Heroes

Season 2 - Episode 9

Jim Thorpe is named the greatest athlete of the 20th century, Babe Didrikson breaks down gender barriers in sports and Jim Abbott achieves prominence as a pitcher despite having only one hand.

star 7.85
142 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters

#15 - Charleston

Season 2 - Episode 5

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 7.84
147 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Derek Waters
Are You Afraid of the Drunk?

#16 - Are You Afraid of the Drunk?

Season 6 - Episode 1

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

star 7.84
92 votes

#17 - Sex

Season 5 - Episode 4

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 7.83
136 votes

#18 - Heists

Season 5 - Episode 9

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 7.81
81 votes
Game Changers

#19 - Game Changers

Season 5 - Episode 3

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 7.79
117 votes

#20 - Space

Season 3 - Episode 13

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 7.79
184 votes
Directors: Derek Waters
Writers: Derek Waters

#21 - Whistleblowers

Season 6 - Episode 13

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 7.78
37 votes
National Parks

#22 - National Parks

Season 6 - Episode 2

John Muir convinces Teddy Roosevelt to preserve Yosemite, journalist Marjory Stoneman Douglas fights to protect the Everglades, and Native American activists occupy Alcatraz.

star 7.78
73 votes

#23 - Chicago

Season 1 - Episode 2

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 7.78
349 votes
Directors: Jeremy Konner
Writers: Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters

#24 - Animals

Season 5 - Episode 10

A lawyer defends the lives of rats in court; Henry Bergh establishes the ASPCA; a horse that can solve math problems leads to advances in the field of psychology.

star 7.77
79 votes
Shit Shows

#25 - Shit Shows

Season 4 - Episode 11

DJ Steve Dahl sparks an anti-disco riot; the Cherry Sisters emerge as the worst vaudeville act of all time; a rivalry between two actors turns violent.

star 7.77
190 votes