The Curse of the Hope Diamond

Released Wednesday, 8th August 2018
Good episode? Give it some love!
Reviews
Creators
The Hope Diamond is one of the most iconic items in the Smithsonian's collections, but this glittering gem is rumored to have a dark side. French monarchs, an heiress, and at least one unlucky postman have met misfortune after possessing it—though does that really constitute a curse? This time on Sidedoor, we track the lore of this notorious gem through the centuries, from southern India, through the French Revolution, and across the Atlantic Ocean to its current home at the National Museum of Natural History, to find out for ourselves.

Who's On This Episode

We don't know anything about the creators of this episode yet. You can add them yourself so they can be credited for this and other podcasts.
What People Are Saying
This episode hasn't been reviewed yet. You can add a review to show others what you thought.

Mentioned In These Lists

Add to a List
The Big No NoEpisode 25: The PrisonerEpisode 17 - Bypass 2Episode 16 - BypassStoryCorps 534: Ghetto Life 101
Curated list of115 episodes