Scheduled for broadcast November 11 &12, 2013, on the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination, this biography provides a fresh look at an enigmatic man who has become one of the nation's most beloved and most mourned leaders.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
An African American civil rights leader, Ida B. Wells was born into slavery before becoming a journalist in Memphis.