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The Butler family's contributions made our nation's birth possible.
One Austrian Jew saved untold planes and crew members with his survivorship bias theory.
Alexander Selkirk was left ashore an uninhabited island by his captain.
In 1956, one man reminisced about his experience in the Ford's Theater at age five.
A more heroic swig of wine we've never encountered.
The car of the future was also the downfall of many a high-ranking Nazi.
The USS Indianola was pressed into service before her completion, yet she managed to serve with honor–and be the subject of a thrilling rescue mission.
Westward expansion wasn't a simple matter of packing your bags and moving out.
The pressure was imminent. But the plans were hardly bulletproof.
That iconic, terrifying sound wasn't necessary to the functioning of an airplane.
Susan Roley Malone had cherished the ideal of working for the Bureau long before a career as an FBI agent was open to women.
Christian Europe teamed up to prevent the Ottoman empire's expansion through Vienna.
St Albans Raid was one of the most controversial events in the Civil War.
Turns out discipline and intense planning lend themselves equally well to army life and grand larceny.
This tiny scout helicopter, made of plexiglass and metal, was part of a key "hunter-killer" team.