Finding Your Roots

Born Champions

Season 2 Episode 2 | 53m 11s Video has closed captioning.

Three of America’s greatest athletes, whose determination and love of sports were deeply shaped by their families, were all cut off from their true origins. Billie Jean King learns the story of her grandmother. Derek Jeter confronts his ancestors’ lives as slaves. Rebecca Lobo finds out that her Spanish ancestor fought side by side with a famous revolutionary.

Aired: 09/30/14

Expired: 12/31/69

Rating: NR

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Finding Your Roots: Season Six

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Finding Your Roots: Season Six

Finding Your Roots: Season Six, Tuesdays at 8/7c on PBS (check local listings).

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