Season 5, Episode 2 The Kennedys

First Aired: September 21, 1992

A look at the Kennedys concludes with segments on JFK and the Cuban Missile Crisis; Robert's emergence as an advocate for the poor and disadvantaged; and Ted's political rise and personal misfortunes.

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  • Premiered: October 4, 1988
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: This much-honored PBS documentary series explores American history, one topic or person at a time. Its Peabody Award winners include profiles of FDR and Malcolm X, and such diverse topics as Nixon's 1972 trip to China, the controversy surrounding `Citizen… (more)

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