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Finding Your Roots

Saying Goodbye

As a child, Lidia Bastianich’s family fled her hometown of Pola to escape communist rule.

Saying Goodbye

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Lupita Nyong’o Has DNA from the Oldest Maternal Haplogroup

Finding Your Roots

Lupita Nyong’o Has DNA from the Oldest Maternal Haplogroup

Lupita Nyongo carries DNA from the oldest maternal haplogroup called Mitochondrial Eve.

Lupita Nyong’o Has DNA from the Oldest Maternal Haplogroup

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Journey To America

Finding Your Roots

Journey To America

Scarlett Johansson reflects on the decision her great-grandfather made to flee to America.

Journey To America

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Finding Your Roots

Flight Preview

Scarlett Johansson, Lupita Nyong’o, and Lidia Bastianich discover surprising roots.

Flight Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Father Missing

Lupita Nyongo carries DNA from the oldest maternal haplogroup called Mitochondrial Eve.

Father Missing

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Finding Your Roots

War Stories Preview

Julianne Moore, Bill Hader, and Kehinde Wiley discover surprising roots.

War Stories Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Union Soldier

Kehinde Wiley’s great-grandfather was one of 370 black soldiers to serve in WWI.

Union Soldier

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Finding Your Roots

Military Child

Julianne Moore’s father served in the US Army where he completed 550 combat missions.

Military Child

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Bill Hader's Sixth Great-Grandfather

Finding Your Roots

Bill Hader's Sixth Great-Grandfather

Bill Hader's sixth great-grandfather found in the American Revolution.

Bill Hader's Sixth Great-Grandfather

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Téa Leoni Learns More About An Unknown Grandmother

Finding Your Roots

Téa Leoni Learns More About An Unknown Grandmother

Téa Leoni's learns more about the grandmother she and her mother never met.

Téa Leoni Learns More About An Unknown Grandmother

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Téa Leoni Discovers Her Biological Grandmother

Finding Your Roots

Téa Leoni Discovers Her Biological Grandmother

Téa Leoni discovers who an unknown biological grandmother is.

Téa Leoni Discovers Her Biological Grandmother

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Finding Your Roots

A Mystery in the Family Tree

Joe Madison discovers that the man he believed to be his biological father, isn't.

A Mystery in the Family Tree

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Finding Your Roots

DNA Mysteries Preview

Téa Leoni and Joe Madison discover surprising roots.

DNA Mysteries Preview

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots RuPaul Discovers His Great-Grandparents' Marriage Record

Finding Your Roots

RuPaul Discovers His Great-Grandparents' Marriage Record

RuPaul discovers his great-grandparents' marriage record from 1870.

RuPaul Discovers His Great-Grandparents' Marriage Record

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots RuPaul Discovers a Surprise Cousin

Finding Your Roots

RuPaul Discovers a Surprise Cousin

Henry Lewis Gates Jr. reveals RuPaul Charles' surprise celebrity cousin.

RuPaul Discovers a Surprise Cousin

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Finding Your Roots

From Cuba to Newark in Winter

Narciso Rodriquez's parents settle in New Jersey, after coming to America from Cuba.

From Cuba to Newark in Winter

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Finding Your Roots

Fashion's Roots Preview

Diane Von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez, and RuPaul Charles discover surprising roots.

Fashion's Roots Preview

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Finding Your Roots

Family Vengeance

Diane von Furstenberg shares an aspect of herself.

Family Vengeance

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Diane von Furstenberg Mother's Life Saved in Auschwitz

Finding Your Roots

Diane von Furstenberg Mother's Life Saved in Auschwitz

Diane von Furstenberg recalls the story of how her mother's life was saved at Auschwitz.

Diane von Furstenberg Mother's Life Saved in Auschwitz

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Becoming A Public Figure

Finding Your Roots

Becoming A Public Figure

Narciso Rodriguez received his big break when designing a wedding dress for his friend.

Becoming A Public Figure

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Finding Your Roots

A Grandmother's Memoir

Lisa Ling reads an emotional excerpt from her grandmother's memoir.

A Grandmother's Memoir

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Finding Your Roots

First Ancestor in the U.S.

Laura Linney reads aloud an ancestor's confession that led to their exile in Virginia.

First Ancestor in the U.S.

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots A Family of Convicts

Finding Your Roots

A Family of Convicts

Soledad O’Brien discovers the "bad leg of the family."

A Family of Convicts

Video thumbnail: Finding Your Roots Criminal Kind Preview

Finding Your Roots

Criminal Kind Preview

Laura Linney, Lisa Ling, and Soledad O’Brien explore surprising family roots.

Criminal Kind Preview

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