General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
The true story behind the most romanticized, infamous outlaw couple in U.S. history and their gang.
Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.