Finding Your Roots

Finding Your Roots

This series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr.

Recent Episodes

Visionaries | Wednesday, July 4 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 4 at 2:00 PM CT

Relatives We Never Knew We Had | Sunday, July 8 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 8 at 10:00 AM CT

War Stories | Wednesday, July 11 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 11 at 2:00 PM CT

Southern Roots | Sunday, July 15 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 15 at 10:00 AM CT

Show all past Finding Your Roots episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Family Reunions

56:46 | #307 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, July 18 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 18 at 2:00 PM CT

Funny Business

56:46 | #410 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, July 22 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 22 at 10:00 AM CT

The Pioneers

56:46 | #308 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, July 25 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 25 at 2:00 PM CT

In Search of Our Fathers

56:46 | #201 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, July 29 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 29 at 10:00 AM CT

The Long Way Home

56:46 | #309 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 1 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 1 at 2:00 PM CT

Born Champions

56:46 | #202 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, August 5 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, August 5 at 10:00 AM CT

Maps of Stars

56:46 | #310 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 8 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 8 at 2:00 PM CT

Our American Storytellers

56:46 | #203 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, August 12 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, August 12 at 10:00 AM CT

The Impression

56:46 | #401 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 15 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 15 at 2:00 PM CT

Roots of Freedom

56:46 | #204 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, August 19 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, August 19 at 10:00 AM CT

Unfamiliar Kin

56:47 | #402 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 22 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 22 at 2:00 PM CT

Puritans and Pioneers

56:46 | #403 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, August 29 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, August 29 at 2:00 PM CT

The Melting Pot

56:46 | #205 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, September 2 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, September 2 at 10:00 AM CT

We Come from People

56:46 | #206 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, September 9 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, September 9 at 10:00 AM CT

Our People, Our Traditions

56:46 | #207 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, September 16 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, September 16 at 10:00 AM CT

The British Invasion

56:47 | #208 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, September 23 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, September 23 at 10:00 AM CT

Ancient Roots

56:46 | #209 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, September 30 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, September 30 at 10:00 AM CT

Decoding Our Past

56:46 | #210 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, October 7 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, October 7 at 10:00 AM CT