Get to know some of the most fascinating people of all time with BIOGRAPHY. From actors to activists, from scientists to Supreme Court justices, each episode examines its topic in depth. Commentary by those close to the subject—friends, family members, associates, historians, or other experts—help create a vivid, historically accurate portrait.
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Series Fun Facts
- This documentary is featured as a supplement on 20th Century Fox's 2004 DVD release of The Grapes of Wrath.
- Goof (factual errors): The closing credits to this episode says the narrator is Harry Smith though the actual narrator's voice is that of Peter Graves.
- This program originally aired on the cable channel A&E for their signature program Biography. The cable company does sell copies of the airing, however 5 to 10 minutes have been shaved off of…
[show]This program originally aired on the cable channel A&E for their signature program Biography. The cable company does sell copies of the airing, however 5 to 10 minutes have been shaved off of the program for the video release. The full version can only be seen on an actual re-airing of the A&E program on their cable channel.