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Fashion's Roots
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Finding Your Roots

Fashion's Roots

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. steps into the world of fashion and meets three icons of style — Diane Von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez, and RuPaul Charles — introducing ancestors who were just as audacious as they are.

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Laughing on the Inside

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. investigates the family history of Roy Wood, Jr. and Lewis Black.
Season 7 Episode 10
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On Broadway

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. examines the family histories of Audra McDonald and Mandy Patinkin.
Season 7 Episode 9
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Anchored to the Past

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. discovers the lineages of Gretchen Carlson and Don Lemon.
Season 7 Episode 8
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The New World

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. traces ancestors of John Lithgow and Maria Hinojosa.
Season 7 Episode 7
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Country Roots

Henry Louis Gates Jr. uncovers the diverse backgrounds of Clint Black and Rosanne Cash.
Season 7 Episode 6
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Write My Name in the Book of Life

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps musician Pharrell Williams and filmmaker Kasi Lemmons.
Season 7 Episode 5
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The Shirts on Their Backs

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. reveals the immigrant roots of actors Tony Shalhoub and Christopher
Season 7 Episode 4
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No Irish Need Apply

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores the roots of actor Jane Lynch and comedian Jim Gaffigan.
Season 7 Episode 3
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Finding Your Roots: Against All Odds

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. discovers the lineages that claim Andy Cohen and Nina Totenberg.
Season 7 Episode 2
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To the Manor Born

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. discovers the lineages that claim Glenn Close and John Waters.
Season 7 Episode 1
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