Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
A sensational story of power, class, and revenge in New York City when Harry Thaw murdered Stanford White over showgirl Evelyn Nesbit.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.