The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
In September 1970, militants from the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine hijacked five commercial airplanes.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The African American jazz composer and bandleader performed regularly at Harlem's Cotton Club, leaving a legacy in music.