American Experience

Billy Graham Crusades

Clip: Season 33 Episode 5 | 1m 14s

The first Billy Graham crusade was held in 1947 in Grand Rapids, Michigan. By some estimates, Graham reached more than 210 million people in over 185 countries.

Aired: 05/17/21

Rating: NR

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