The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War was formed after President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and consisted mostly of free men.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.