The story of Paul, the apostle who was on his way to Damascus to persecute Christian believers when he heard the voice of Jesus and converted to Christianity... Read More
As a railway express agent, Arthur W. Perdue noticed that the poultry men loading their eggs and chickens onto the train seemed to be financially successful... Read More
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A look at the life of the British author whose imagination produced some of literature's greatest stories. Jane Austen (1775-1817) wrote two literary classics--Sense... Read More
The remarkable, yet troubled, life of the author of EM The Dubliners /EM , EM Ulysses /EM , and EM Finnegans Wake /EM . James Joyce's parents squandered... Read More
Life of the embattled Pakistani President, Pervez Musharraf, who's become a key ally in the war on terror, angering Islamic militants who twice tried to assassinate... Read More
The first female justice appointed to the US Supreme Court, Sandra Day O'Connor was trendsetting long before 1981. While serving as a state senator in Arizona... Read More
Her life shaped by the myth of Camelot and the reality of her father's assassination and her brother's death in a plane crash, Caroline Kennedy continues to... Read More
He didn't invent rap, but Russell Simmons is, perhaps more than any other individual, responsible for the music's astonishing success. This intimate profile... Read More
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Check out BIO’s original video series, American Freedom Stories, about the historic events of the Civil Rights Movement in Alabama, and the leaders and everyday heroes who fought to make racial equality a reality. Watch videos.
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