Whether in politics or popular culture, civil liberty or civil rights, 1964 saw a lot of change. Trends were shifting and American ideals were shifting in a way we had never seen before. What event or set of events do you think had the biggest impact on the year, on American society, or on America as we know it today? Share your story.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.