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The Incredible True Story Of Bessie Coleman, American History’s First Black Female Pilot

The Incredible True Story Of Bessie Coleman, American History’s First Black Female Pilot

When no one in the United States would train her, Bessie Coleman enrolled in a prestigious flight school in France — and became a fearless stunt pilot known across the world.
The Incredible Story Of Juliane Koepcke, The Teenager Who Fell 10,000 Feet And Trekked The Jungle For 11 Days

The Incredible Story Of Juliane Koepcke, The Teenager Who Fell 10,000 Feet And Trekked The Jungle For 11 Days

After being the sole survivor of a plane crash in Peru, Juliane Koepcke spent 11 days in the jungle clawing her way back to civilization.
How Abigail Williams Started The Salem Witch Trials

How Abigail Williams Started The Salem Witch Trials

Abigail Williams was one of the first people "afflicted" during the Salem Witch Trials and one of the first to accuse others of witchcraft. Then she vanished.
The Tragic Story Of Joyce Vincent — The Dead Woman Who Went Unnoticed For Two Years

The Tragic Story Of Joyce Vincent — The Dead Woman Who Went Unnoticed For Two Years

Joyce Carol Vincent was a 38-year-old woman in London with a family and friends. So why did it take over two years for people to realize she had died?
The Monstrous Crimes Of The Dorothea Puente, The “Death House Landlady”

The Monstrous Crimes Of The Dorothea Puente, The “Death House Landlady”

In 1980s California, Dorothea Puente's house was a den of theft and murder as this terrifying landlady killed at least nine of her unsuspecting tenants.
Wladyslaw Szpilman And The Incredible True Story Of “The Pianist”

Wladyslaw Szpilman And The Incredible True Story Of “The Pianist”

Wladyslaw Szpilman was a Jewish pianist living in Warsaw, Poland during World War II. He didn't know that his musical abilities would save his own life.
The Unbelievable Story Of Richard Lee McNair – The Man Who Mailed Himself Out Of Prison

The Unbelievable Story Of Richard Lee McNair – The Man Who Mailed Himself Out Of Prison

After Richard Lee McNair mailed himself out, perhaps the most astounding part of his escape was still yet to come.
The Sad And Short Life Of Stuart Sutcliffe — The Fifth Beatle

The Sad And Short Life Of Stuart Sutcliffe — The Fifth Beatle

There was a time when Stuart Sutcliffe — before he quit and tragically died in 1962 — made the Beatles an actual five-piece band.
The Epic Drinking Regimen Of Winston Churchill

The Epic Drinking Regimen Of Winston Churchill

A morning whiskey "mouthwash," a bottle of champagne at lunch, drink-offs with President Roosevelt. All in a day's work for U.K. Prime Minister Winston Churchill.
The Story Of Elsa Einstein’s Cruel, Incestuous Marriage To Albert

The Story Of Elsa Einstein’s Cruel, Incestuous Marriage To Albert

Elsa Einstein was Albert Einstein's wife. She was also his first cousin. And he cheated on her — a lot.
Meet Christopher Scarver — The Man Who Killed Cannibal Jeffrey Dahmer

Meet Christopher Scarver — The Man Who Killed Cannibal Jeffrey Dahmer

Christopher Scarver, the man who killed Jeffrey Dahmer at Wisconsin's Columbia Correctional Institution in 1994, didn't like the notorious killer's crimes. So he did something about it.