WITNIFY is the definitive home for firsthand accounts of history. We bring you stories told by people who #witnify well-known icons and events from all over the world.
Legendary band R.E.M. called it quits on this day in 2011—find out why!
Tony Williams recalls his father being so inspired by Mother Teresa’s incredible charity work that he gave away money he didn’t have.
Learn about the inspiring work of Archbishop Desmond Tutu with South Africa’s Truth & Reconciliation Commission.
Paul McCartney talks about John Lennon & their shared admiration for Buddy Holly, who was born on Sep. 7, 1936.
Marilyn Monroe wasn’t just good on screen. A rare interview with famous acting coach Lee Strasberg on how Marilyn was amazing on stage too.
“I became aware of editing and camera positions.” Martin Scorsese on what he learned from Citizen Kane—1st released on Sep. 5, 1941:
"She’s the best chick ever." Janis Joplin raves about how much she loves Tina Turner’s music.
Sportscaster on covering the tragic Munich massacre…The 2-day crisis began on this day in 1972.