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.
Television game shows became an instant national phenomenon in 1955, but four years later contestant Charles van Doren admitted they were a scam.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
A portrait of JFK and his brother Robert as they confront Alabama governor George Wallace over segregation.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.