The first chapter of "JFK" part 2. In 1961, John F. Kennedy was inaugurated president: "Ask not what your country can do for you. Ask what you can do for your country." JFK gives the first live televised press conference.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
The life of the president who saw himself as the heroic defender of the "shining city on a hill." Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.