The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.