Distinguished Kentuckian

Distinguished Kentuckian

A series of KET productions profiling Kentuckians whose leadership in government, education, the arts, journalism, or other fields of public service has had a lasting positive impact on the lives of the citizens of the Commonwealth.

Recent Episodes

O.L. Press | Friday, June 2 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, June 2 at 4:00 AM CT

Everett Moore | Friday, June 9 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, June 9 at 4:00 AM CT

Mary Helen Byck | Friday, June 16 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, June 16 at 4:00 AM CT

Morton Holbrook | Friday, June 23 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, June 23 at 4:00 AM CT

Show all past Distinguished Kentuckian episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

William H. Neal

58:30 | #107 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, June 28 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, June 28 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, June 28 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 28 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, June 30 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, June 30 at 4:00 AM CT

Robert Martin

01:00:13 | #108 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 5 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 5 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 5 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 5 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, July 7 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, July 7 at 4:00 AM CT

Margaret Willis

58:50 | #110 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 12 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 12 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 12 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 12 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, July 14 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, July 14 at 4:00 AM CT

Chloe Gifford

58:38 | #113 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 19 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 19 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 19 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 19 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, July 21 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, July 21 at 4:00 AM CT

Joy Bale Boone

59:01 | #114 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 26 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, July 26 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, July 26 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 26 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, July 28 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, July 28 at 4:00 AM CT

Barry Bingham Sr.

57:13 | #115 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 2 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, August 2 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 2 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 2 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, August 4 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, August 4 at 4:00 AM CT

John Jacob Niles

58:54 | #116 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 9 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, August 9 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 9 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 9 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, August 11 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, August 11 at 4:00 AM CT

Adolph Rupp

58:39 | #117 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 16 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, August 16 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 16 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 16 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, August 18 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, August 18 at 4:00 AM CT

Rufus B. Atwood

58:29 | #118 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 23 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, August 23 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 23 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 23 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, August 25 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, August 25 at 4:00 AM CT

Eleanor Churchill

57:43 | #119 | TV-G

  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 30 at 4:00 AM ET / Wednesday, August 30 at 3:00 AM CT
  • KETKY: Wednesday, August 30 at 2:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 30 at 1:00 PM CT
  • KETKY: Friday, September 1 at 5:00 AM ET / Friday, September 1 at 4:00 AM CT