The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
John Wesley Powell's epic journey into the unknown Grand Canyon was filled with adventure as his team mapped the Colorado River for the first time.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.