Newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst fought to suppress a film by Orson Welles, a film that would become one of cinema's masterpieces.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
With data compiled from tens of thousands of sex questionnaires, Alfred Kinsey changed America's views about sex with the Kinsey Reports.