The religious reformer and civil rights icon were born a half-millennium and thousands of miles apart, but shared many similarities, besides their name.
The King of Pop was a one-of-a-kind in his music, his dancing — and his clothing choices.
The Supreme Court judge's rise to the top was aided by a fellow brilliant legal mind and inseparable companion of more than 50 years.
From Newt Gingrich and John Kerry to Abraham Lincoln, these men made a name for themselves thanks to their prominence during midterms.
The carnival-like atmosphere of “Battle of the Sexes” on September 20, 1973, belied the importance of the event for tennis great Billie Jean King and the generations of female athletes that followed.
With a full solar eclipse set to take place on August 21, here's a look back at how this celestial phenomenon affected the great American innovator of the Gilded Age.
Can Olympic swimming legend Michael Phelps really hold his own in a race with a Great White Shark? We dive deep to find out.
In celebration of our dads this Father's Day, here's a look at some other famous "fathers" and their history making creations.
Today is National Scrabble Day, so be sure to dust off that old set and spell out a tribute to the man who gave us this enduringly popular game.
Today basketball superstar and entertainer Shaquille O'Neal turns 45. To celebrate Shaq, here are some fun facts about his super-sized life and career.
'Time After Time,' a new sci-fi TV show takes fans on a time-traveling adventure as H.G. Wells pursues Jack the Ripper into modern-day New York City. Might the famous author have actually known the infamous serial killer?