Meeting on a movie set, the actress and playwright forged a tight bond that ended with her tragic 1981 death.
The "How I Met Your Mother" star may never have met his husband if they hadn’t ended up at the same New York City street corner at the same time.
Decades before Brown v. Board of Education, a Supreme Court decision favored the continued segregation of schools by race.
The often controversial activist called homosexuals an "oppressed minority."
Hailing from in New York City's Inwood neighborhood, Miranda celebrated his upbringing in his first Broadway musical turned 2021 movie.
The abduction of aviator Charles Lindbergh's young son captivated the country in the 1930s.
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The larger-than-life writer found unyielding companionship and support from her fellow American expatriate in Paris.
An unexpected best-selling book by Amy Tan turned into a box office success, yet it wasn’t until 2018 that its effects stuck.
The two activist forged an unlikely bond in the 1960s while fighting for racial equality.
The inventors' different approaches to creating a standardized electrical system ultimately drove them apart.
The pro wrestling legend became a singular figure in his sport for his ability to engage audiences through the characters of Cactus Jack, Mankind, Dude Love and, eventually, himself.
From the first slaying to David Berkowitz's eventual capture and confession, here are the key moments from the Son of Sam murder case.
With their leadership and bravery, these trailblazing activists left a lasting mark on American history, fighting for civil rights, labor rights and everything in between.
Lyle and Erik provided some much-needed advice to the fallen football star as all three awaited their trials on murder charges in the same Los Angeles prison.
The Utah teen endured rape and other atrocities by a husband-wife team that held her captive for nine months.
From the surprising people Meryl Steep based her character on to the actress the studio originally wanted for Anne Hathaway's role, here are some facts about the 2006 movie.
In 2009, the financial advisor pled guilty to running the biggest investment fraud the world has ever known, with many notable names as his clients.
Discover what the stars of the 1971 movie are up to since finding the golden ticket.