Finding Your Roots: Season Three

Expand/Collapse Finding Your Roots: Season Three

Discover lesson plans, clips, and resources from the third season of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. Explore historical events as experienced by the ancestors of season three guests including Azar Nafisi, Bill Hader, Bill O'Reilly, Frank Gehry, Gloria Steinem, John McCain, Maya Rudolph, Mia Farrow, Sean Combs, and Ty Burrell. Travel through time and around the world, from the Russian Empire in 1721 to the 1979 Iranian Revolution. Learn about war heroes, survivors, homesteaders, slaves who fought for freedom, civil rights activists, and more.