The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911, but the contact brought him terrible physical and psychological consequences.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
Robert Noyce's invention of the microchip launched the world into the Information Age.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.