In 1967, thousands of hippies flocked to San Francisco's Haight Ashbury district.
Before he became the first U.S. president, service to the colonies would profoundly change George Washington.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.