Far from Home
finding your roots

Henry Louis Gates maps the family trees of pop icon Cyndi Lauper and actors Jamie Chung and Danny Trejo, exploring records in Italy, Korea, and Mexico to uncover ancestors whose stories were lost when their families immigrated to America.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 904

About Finding Your Roots:

Join Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

to uncover the surprising ancestral stories of 28 cultural trailblazers with fascinating histories.

The series ends with an exploration of how science and history can inspire the next generation.


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Sat, May 18 7:00 P.M. Hold The Laughter     NH Explore (11.2)
Sun, May 19 5:00 P.M. Hold The Laughter     NHPBS (11.1)
Sun, May 19 9:00 P.M. Hold The Laughter     NH World (11.3)
Mon, May 20 1:00 A.M. Hold The Laughter     NH World (11.3)
Mon, May 20 9:00 A.M. Hold The Laughter     NH World (11.3)
Tue, May 21 8:00 P.M. Far and Away     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, May 22 12:00 A.M. Far and Away     NHPBS (11.1)
Wed, May 22 12:00 P.M. Far and Away     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, May 23 2:00 P.M. Far and Away     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, May 24 8:00 P.M. Far and Away     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, May 25 12:00 A.M. Far and Away     NH Explore (11.2)
Sat, May 25 7:00 P.M. Far and Away     NH Explore (11.2)
Sun, May 26 5:00 P.M. Far and Away     NHPBS (11.1)
Sun, May 26 9:00 P.M. Far and Away     NH World (11.3)
Mon, May 27 1:00 A.M. Far and Away     NH World (11.3)
Mon, May 27 9:00 A.M. Far and Away     NH World (11.3)


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