The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.