The overwhelming popularity of the musical Hamilton has reignited an interest in the history of America, and the people who helped create the country we live in.
But which of America’s Founding Fathers are you most like? (And not just the one you like the most in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical!) Answer the questions below to determine your historical alter ego. Your results might surprise you.
Great Performances documentary Hamilton's America airs Friday, October 21 at 9pm.
Honored to Serve, a WETA TV 26 broadcast and community engagement initiative, spotlights those who serve in America's military and their families at home, and seeks to foster a deeper appreciation of the U.S. military and its history.Learn more →
By the time she was 23, Arlington's Joan Mulholland had participated in more than fifty civil rights protests including the Freedom Rides and numerous sit-ins across the country.Watch now →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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