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Special Project

Special Project
From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards

Dan Snow

Finalist in Periscoper of the Year

About Dan Snow

Dan Snow is a BBC TV personality and resident history buff who also loves to use Periscope. This year, he live streamed from The National Archives, going where all other history lovers have only dreamed of going. Dan, AKA @thehistoryguy, captures “the most interesting stuff that’s ever happened" whether he’s broadcasting on the BBC, posting on YouTube or Instagram, or live streaming on Periscope.