Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
This funny, probing program re-examines assumptions about American culture in the 1950s.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.