The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Malcolm X, a man who both terrified and inspired, expressed the anger and struggle of black people for freedom in the 1960s.
The women's suffrage movement won the right to vote when the 19th Amendment passed in 1920.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.