Learn about the life of Crispus Attucks, a runaway slave and stevedore who, as the first man killed during the Boston Massacre, became the first martyr of the American Revolution, later inspiring the abolitionist cause.
Michelle Obama, 44th First Lady of the United States
Learn about Michelle Obama's early life, her years at Princeton and Harvard, and her marriage and family life with Barack Obama. Explore her efforts as the first African-American First Lady, including her Let's Move! campaign and her focus on girls' education.
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.
Hillary Clinton: First Lady, Secretary of State, Presidential Candidate
Learn about Hillary Clinton's early life, her days at Yale with Bill Clinton, and her role in the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Explore her 2008 presidential bid, her time as secretary of state, and her 2016 presidential race against Donald Trump.
Meghan Markle: American Actress, British Royal-to-Be
Discover Meghan Markle's early life and education at Northwestern University before she pursued acting and landed on USA's Suits. Learn about her philanthropy work and her previous marriage before meeting and getting engaged to Prince Harry.
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.