You're the General
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The most daring and innovative accomplishment at the turn of the 20th century.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.