The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
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.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
Meet the genius engineer and inventor whose technology helped create our wireless world.
The story of Liliu'okalani, the last queen and ruler of the independent Kingdom of Hawaii.