Extras

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Finding Your Roots

Education | Mumbet

An overview of the story of a slave named Mumbet.

Education | Mumbet

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Finding Your Roots

Education | Before Canada: In Search of a Name

An overview of how researchers tracked down Geoffrey Canada's ancestors.

Education | Before Canada: In Search of a Name

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Pueblo Ancestors

Finding Your Roots

Pueblo Ancestors

Linda Chavez learns about her ancestors who were Pueblo.

Pueblo Ancestors

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Finding Your Roots

Michelle Rodriguez's Puerto Rican Roots

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces actress Michelle Rodriguez's Puetro Rican roots.

Michelle Rodriguez's Puerto Rican Roots

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Finding Your Roots

Adrian Grenier's Conquistador Ancestor

Actor Adrian Grenier learns about about his Conquistador ancestor.

Adrian Grenier's Conquistador Ancestor

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Finding Your Roots

Education | The Pueblo Revolt

Linda Chavez discovers how her family was involved in the Pueblo Revolt in New Mexico.

Education | The Pueblo Revolt

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Finding Your Roots

Education | The Last Conquistador

Adrian Grenier learns about his maternal eleventh great-grandfather.

Education | The Last Conquistador

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Finding Your Roots

Suing for Freedom

Henry Louis Gates Jr. talks with Margarett Cooper about her remarkable ancestry.

Suing for Freedom

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Finding Your Roots

John Legend's Musical Beginnings

John Legend's beginnings as a musician and footage of one of his earliest performances.

John Legend's Musical Beginnings

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Finding Your Roots

Education | Wanda Sykes’s Free Black Ancestors in the 1850s

A look at the lives of Wanda Sykes’s ancestors in the 1850s.

Education | Wanda Sykes’s Free Black Ancestors in the 1850s

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Finding Your Roots

Education | Wanda Sykes’s Free Ancestors

A look at how Wanda’s black ancestors became free in the 1600s.

Education | Wanda Sykes’s Free Ancestors

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Education | The Story of Peyton Polly

Finding Your Roots

Education | The Story of Peyton Polly

A look at how John Legend’s ancestor, Peyton Polly, attained his freedom.

Education | The Story of Peyton Polly

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Finding Your Roots

Education | Fighting for Freedom

An overview of how the Revolutionary War helped slaves attain their freedom.

Education | Fighting for Freedom

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Finding Your Roots

Early Stand-Up Experience

Comedian Wanda Sykes recalls a poorly-received stand-up routine early on in her career.

Early Stand-Up Experience

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Finding Your Roots

Education | The Partition of India

The history of the India/Pakistan partition is told by Dr. Sanjay Gupta's mother's story.

Education | The Partition of India

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Finding Your Roots

Education | Leaving Poland

Martha Stewart learns the fate of her great grandparents and why they came to America.

Education | Leaving Poland

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Finding Your Roots

Education | A Hurried Escape

Margaret Cho learns the reasons for her father’s family’s hurried escape from Korea.

Education | A Hurried Escape

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Finding Your Roots

Spending Time in the Castro

Comedian and actress Margaret Cho talks about living in 1970s San Francisco's Castro.

Spending Time in the Castro

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Finding Your Roots

Gupta Family Scrolls

Finding Your Roots uncovers scrolls that list 8 generations of Sanjay Gupta's family tree.

Gupta Family Scrolls

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Finding Your Roots

That Was What It Was

Actor Samuel L. Jackson discusses his experience growing up in segregated Chattanooga.

That Was What It Was

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Finding Your Roots

A Family of Sharecroppers

Brown University President Ruth Simmons grew up in a family of sharecroppers.

A Family of Sharecroppers

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Finding Your Roots

Children Keep Going

Condoleezza Rice remembers the 1963 bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church.

Children Keep Going

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