Now Streaming on Amazon Prime Video

Now Streaming

Watch Now

  • User


Days That Shook the World is a British documentary television series that premiered on BBC Two on 17 September 2003. The programme features various milestones throughout history. It has been broadcast on the BBC, Discovery Channel UK, The History Channel and Viasat History.

The series was also released on DVD by the Polish edition of Newsweek in 2007.

Series Cast

  1. Peter Guinness

    Peter Guinness

    Narrator (voice)

    12 Episodes

  2. Stephen Beckett

    Narrator (voice)

    4 Episodes

  3. Chris Rogers

    Chris Rogers

    Oberkommandant, Joseph Sewald

    2 Episodes

  4. Boris Rogachevski

    2 Episodes

  5. Blair Willoughby

    2 Episodes

  6. John McQuiston

    2 Episodes

  7. Adrian Fear

    Guglielmo Marconi, Sir Edward Hulse

    2 Episodes

  8. Leighton Haberfield

    Flight Engineer,

    2 Episodes

  9. Penny Barral

    1 Episode

  10. View More

Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Days That Shook the World

Season 3

2005 | 10 Episodes

Season 3 of Days That Shook the World premiered on October 20, 2005.

View All Seasons

Days That Shook the World


Status Ended


  • See more TV shows from BBC Four...

Type Scripted

Original Language English


Content Score


There's no 'I' in team...

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

Login to report an issue

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Can't find a movie or TV show? Login to create it.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page

Want to rate or add this item to a list?