CATEGORY: Harriet Tubman
Tubman Will Replace Jackson on the $20
April 21, 2016

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew has announced plans for the most sweeping makeover of U.S. currency in a century. Read More

7 Historical Figures Posthumously Diagnosed with Illnesses
February 11, 2016

From Michelangelo’s arthritis to Abraham Lincoln’s depression, learn the stories behind seven historical figures who may have suffered from undiagnosed physical ailments. Read More

Should Harriet Tubman Replace Jackson on the $20 Bill?
May 13, 2015

A grassroots campaign to put a woman from American history on the $20 has announced the results of an online poll to choose its desired candidate. Read More

Harriet Tubman’s Daring Raid, 150 Years Ago
May 31, 2013

One hundred and fifty years after one her most daring achievements and 100 years after her death, find out some surprising facts about Harriet Tubman. Read More

8 Famous Folks You Might Not Know Were Veterans
November 11, 2011

Explore eight well-known figures whose military backgrounds might come as a surprise, from a famous living monarch to a washed-up gangster. Read More