Great Minds with Dan Harmon Season 1
S01 E01Feb 25, 2016
Ludwig van Beethoven Feb 25, 2016 Ludwig van Beethoven comes to the future
S01 E02Mar 3, 2016
Ernest Hemingway Mar 3, 2016 His guest from the past is Ernest Hemingway (Scott Adsit). Dan and Hemingway get to know one another and spend the day drinking, fishing, and fighting.
S01 E03Mar 10, 2016
Thomas Edison Mar 10, 2016 His "guest" from the past is Thomas Edison (Jason Sudeikis). Edison becomes obsessed with his legacy and Dan helps him update his history
S01 E04Mar 17, 2016
Mary Wollstonecraft Mar 17, 2016 His guest from the past is Mary Wollstonecraft (Aubrey Plaza). Dan introduces Mary to his girlfriend and gets a lesson on feminism.
S01 E05Mar 24, 2016
William Shakespeare Mar 24, 2016 Dan is visited by William Shakespeare (Thomas Middleditch) and gives him lesson on modern entertainment.
S01 E06Mar 31, 2016
Idi Amin Mar 31, 2016 His guest from the past is Idi Amin (Ron Funches). Idi gets power hungry and Dan and Spencer end up victims of a coup d'etat.
S01 E07Apr 14, 2016
Betsy Ross Apr 14, 2016 His "guest” from the past is Betsy Ross (Sarah Silverman). Betsy takes an interest in the 2016 presidential election and lends her flag-making talents to one of the candidate’s cause.
S01 E08Apr 21, 2016
Amelia Earhart Apr 21, 2016 His guest from the past is Amelia Earhart (Kristen Schaal). Amelia sets off on a quest to find her earlier lost self.
S01 E09Apr 28, 2016
Sigmund Freud Apr 28, 2016 His guest from the past is Sigmund Freud (Nick Kroll). Freud gives Dan and Spencer an impromptu therapy session to work on their issues.
S01 E10May 5, 2016
Edgar Allan Poe May 5, 2016 His guest from the past is Edgar Allan Poe (Paul F. Thompkins). A visiting network executive (Mary Lynn Rajskub) takes a liking to Poe, and Dan uses him to win her over.
S01 E11Jun 10, 2016
Buddha Jun 10, 2016 His guest from the past is Buddha (Danny Pudi). Dan uses Buddha to integrate products into the show with unexpected results.
S01 E12Jun 17, 2016
John Wilkes Booth Jun 17, 2016 His guest from the past is John Wilkes Booth (Andy Dick). To test Booth's acting abilities, Dan casts him as Abraham Lincoln in a play.
S01 E13Jun 25, 2016
Ada Lovelace Jun 25, 2016 His guest from the past is Ada Lovelace (Gillian Jacobs). Ada, the world's first computer programmer, takes a liking to Spencer and the two of them embark on a journey.
S01 E14Jul 1, 2016
John F. Kennedy Jul 1, 2016 His guest from the past is John F. Kennedy (Dana Carvey). Dan, Kennedy, Spencer, and the whole Great Minds team are threatened by an unwanted visitor.
S01 E15Jul 15, 2016
Harry S. Truman Jul 15, 2016 His guest from the past is Harry S. Truman (Matt Walsh). Dan takes Truman to a gay bar to teach him a lesson on gay rights.