The ‘Late Show’ host was just 10 years old when he lost his father and two brothers in a fatal accident.
Throughout her record-breaking realm as British monarch, the Queen has been saved by security, luck and her own strong will.
The ‘Daily Show’ host was 10 years old when apartheid ended, but his experience under the regime left a lasting impact on his life and career.
The Shoshone Native American translated, foraged and soothed tensions for the intrepid explorers, all while carrying her infant son.
The marriage between the musician and model has remained steadfast through the highest of highs —and the lowest of lows.
In true Diana style, the gown from her 1981 nuptials to Prince Charles represented both her extreme grandeur and sophisticated simplicity.
The famed literary and celluloid antagonist was based on a Mexican doctor who murdered his boyfriend in 1959.
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The world was riveted to the long-running saga of the American exchange student who was accused of killing her roommate.
Fans of the hit sitcom were scratching their heads at the beginning of season six when a new actor stepped into the role of Darrin.
Formerly enslaved Douglass was inspired by the white abolitionist’s passion, but they often butted heads, including over the raid at Harpers Ferry.
The Colorado father killed his family in August 2018 and confessed just days later.
Though he only released one film before his dying in a car crash, the actor became a lasting figure in pop culture.
The politician's life was upended following his election to the U.S. Senate in 1972 when his first wife and baby daughter lost their lives.
The double-amputee amazed legions of fans with his world-class sprinting times before he shocked them by killing his girlfriend on Valentine's Day 2013.
The 1960 debate was the first time the public could watch presidential hopefuls battle on television.
The 8-year-old dreamed of going to the “beautiful school” white children attended and not the Mexican school, which consisted of two wooden shacks filled with second-hand books and faulty desks.