President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
The international manhunt to catch the killer of Martin Luther King.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents Collection.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.