From George Washington (1789-1797) to William McKinley (1897-1901), who is your favorite? Was it one of the Adams', Jefferson, or any of the other founding fathers? Or was it Andrew Jackson, or Abraham Lincoln? Which of the new country's leaders most helped shape America's identity in its first century of existence? Who was the most influential, and who had the most impact on the country we live in today? Share your story.
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P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
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The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.