The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
The thrilling true story of the American Olympic rowing team that triumphed against all odds in Nazi Germany in 1936.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
In 1978 over 900 people led by Rev. Jim Jones died in the largest mass murder-suicide in history, at Jonestown, Guyana.
Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
A courageous band of civil rights activists called Freedom Riders who in 1961 challenged segregation in the American South.