The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.