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

The Irish Factor | Sunday, April 8 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, April 8 at 10:00 AM CT

Our American Storytellers | Wednesday, April 11 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, April 11 at 2:00 PM CT

In Search of Freedom | Sunday, April 15 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, April 15 at 10:00 AM CT

Roots of Freedom | Wednesday, April 18 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, April 18 at 2:00 PM CT

Show all past Finding Your Roots episodes.

Upcoming Schedule

Visionaries

56:46 | #305 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, April 22 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, April 22 at 10:00 AM CT
  • KET2: Wednesday, July 4 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, July 4 at 2:00 PM CT

The Melting Pot

56:46 | #205 | TV-PG

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

The Pioneers

56:46 | #308 | TV-PG

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

We Come from People

56:46 | #206 | TV-PG

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

The Long Way Home

56:46 | #309 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, May 6 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, May 6 at 10:00 AM CT

Our People, Our Traditions

56:46 | #207 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 9 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 9 at 2:00 PM CT

Maps of Stars

56:46 | #310 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, May 13 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, May 13 at 10:00 AM CT

The British Invasion

56:47 | #208 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 16 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 16 at 2:00 PM CT

The Impression

56:46 | #401 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, May 20 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, May 20 at 10:00 AM CT

Ancient Roots

56:46 | #209 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 23 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 23 at 2:00 PM CT

Unfamiliar Kin

56:47 | #402 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, May 27 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, May 27 at 10:00 AM CT

Decoding Our Past

56:46 | #210 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, May 30 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, May 30 at 2:00 PM CT

Puritans and Pioneers

56:46 | #403 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, June 3 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, June 3 at 10:00 AM CT

The Stories We Tell

56:46 | #301 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, June 6 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 6 at 2:00 PM CT

The Vanguard

56:46 | #404 | TV-PG

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

The Irish Factor

56:46 | #302 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, June 13 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 13 at 2:00 PM CT

Immigrant Nation

56:46 | #405 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, June 17 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, June 17 at 10:00 AM CT

In Search of Freedom

56:46 | #303 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, June 20 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 20 at 2:00 PM CT

Black Like Me

56:46 | #406 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, June 24 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, June 24 at 10:00 AM CT

Tragedy + Time = Comedy

56:46 | #304 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Wednesday, June 27 at 3:00 PM ET / Wednesday, June 27 at 2:00 PM CT

Children of the Revolution

56:47 | #407 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, July 1 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 1 at 10:00 AM CT

Relatives We Never Knew We Had

56:47 | #408 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, July 8 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 8 at 10:00 AM CT

Southern Roots

56:47 | #409 | TV-PG

  • KET2: Sunday, July 15 at 11:00 AM ET / Sunday, July 15 at 10:00 AM 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