How has a First Lady inspired you or someone you know? Who was president when you were young, and what were your impressions of the First Lady? What First Lady has most influenced the world around you, and how? Share your stories with AMERICAN EXPERIENCE below.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
A biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in World War II to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Richard Nixon faced impeachment but also ended the Vietnam War. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.