Learn about Benjamin Franklin's youth, his "Poor Richard's Almanack," and his revolutionary work in printing, electricity, and politics, including his part in signing the Declaration of Independence and drafting the Constitution.
Thomas Jefferson: Revolutionary, U.S. President, Founding Father
Discover Thomas Jefferson's contributions to the movement for American independence and the impact of his pioneering political career. Learn about his relationships with his wife Martha and slave Sally Hemings.
Alexander Hamilton: Founding Father and American Statesman
Reviled in his own time, Alexander Hamilton set America on a course for greatness as the first secretary of the treasury.
Ben Affleck: Award-Winning Writer, Actor, Director
Learn how Ben Affleck's Hollywood career took off after the success of Good Will Hunting, co-written with Matt Damon. Explore his famous relationships before marrying Jennifer Garner and his hand at directing films like Gone Baby Gone and Argo.