For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.