The mention of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the sermon marked one of many firsts during the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
How freed slave Mary Bowser and abolitionist Elizabeth Van Lew teamed up to spy on Confederate President Jefferson Davis and got away with it.
Back in the 1960s, even the NRA supported gun control to disarm the group.
Forget today’s tech billionaires, the wealth of Mansa Musa of Mali was too vast to be imagined—or equaled.
Now an icon of the Civil Rights Movement, Nash was arrested dozens of times for non-violent protests—including while six months pregnant.
A French medieval duke wrote the poem to his wife while he was held captive in the Tower of London.
Known as the 'Cheddar Man,' the discovery of his skin color defied popular belief in Britain.
The amazing true story of Bass Reeves, the freed slave who protected the Wild West.