20th Century Hall Of Fame

This series, produced in association with the BBC, chronicles the lives of the most important and well-known figures of the Twentieth Century, whether they be politicians, musicians, or sports stars. This is a diverse collection of biographies, including such characters as Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson, Marilyn Monroe, John Lennon, Mother Teresa, and Muhammad Ali.

Episode Title Date
1 Charlie Chaplin Charlie Chaplin 1889
2 Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong 1901
3 Salvador Dali Salvador Dali 1904
4 Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe 1926
5 Amelia Earhart Amelia Earhart 1897
6 Juan Fangio Juan Fangio 1911
7 Malcolm Campbell Malcolm Campbell 1885
8 Elvis Presley Elvis Presley 1935
9 Muhammad Ali Muhammad Ali 1942
10 Emmeline Pankhurst Emmeline Pankhurst 1858
11 Stanley Matthews Stanley Matthews 1915
12 Bobby Jones Bobby Jones 1902
13 Marlene Dietrich Marlene Dietrich 1901
14 Brigitte Bardot Brigitte Bardot 1934
15 Richard Burton Richard Burton 1925
16 Maurice Chevalier Maurice Chevalier 1888
17 Dwight D. Eisenhower Dwight D. Eisenhower 1890
18 Grace Kelly Grace Kelly 1929
19 Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis 1929
20 Laurel And Hardy Laurel and Hardy 1890
21 John Lennon John Lennon 1940
22 Mary Quant Mary Quant 1934
23 Margot Fontaine And Rudolf Nureyev Margot Fontaine and Rudolf Nureyev 1919
24 Laurence Olivier Laurence Olivier 1907
25 Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan 1911
26 Margaret Thatcher Margaret Thatcher 1925
27 Charles De Gaulle Charles De Gaulle 1890
28 Edward And Mrs Simpson Edward and Mrs Simpson 1894
29 Fidel Castro Fidel Castro 1926
30 Mother Teresa Mother Teresa 1910
31 Nikita Khruschev Nikita Khruschev 1894
32 Charles Lindbergh Charles Lindbergh 1902
33 Eva Peron Eva Peron 1919
34 Yuri Gagarin Yuri Gagarin 1934
35 Bob Hope Bob Hope 1903
36 Princess Diana Princess Diana 1961
37 Sophia Loren Sophia Loren 1934
38 Gandhi Gandhi 1869
39 Liz Taylor Liz Taylor 1932