Renegade socialist, brutal dictator, Hitler's evil accomplice: here is the rise and dramatic fall of Benito Mussolini, the fascist Italian leader of WWII.
The relentless, hard-driving Patton leads his tank forces to stunning victories against the Nazis.
Explores the life of legendary showman Florenz Ziegfeld, from his family's conservative Chicago Musical College to his lavish and scandalous Ziegfeld Follies... Read More
Bill Clinton has been running for public office most of his life; and while in office, running from his public detractors and enemies. We look at his life--from... Read More
Traces the real-life drama behind a life that was as spectacular as any Hollywood movie. The many lives of Ronald Reagan--movie actor, TV star, governor, president--are... Read More
Politician. Cowboy. Author. Conservationist. War hero. Nobel Prize-winner. President. From sickly youth to Roughrider, from New York's governor to the youngest... Read More
Meet the man who went from Supreme Commander Allied Expeditionary Forces, Europe, in WWII to Commander-in-Chief of the US during the Cold War 1950s.
Story of a small-town Kansas boy who rose to the rank of lieutenant in World War II, where he was so severely wounded he had to spend two years in a body cast... Read More
She was Egypt's greatest queen, but not a drop of Egyptian blood flowed through her veins. The Romans regarded her as a dangerous seductress, but for almost... Read More
In Philadelphia in 1776, a bargain was struck with South Carolina allowing slavery--it was a deal that would lead to disaster. Though not the only issue dividing... Read More
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.
The Emmy Award-winning Education Department of A&E Television Networks develops educational resources for teachers. Check out some fascinating BIO BLOG articles by the education team.
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