Finding Your Roots

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Henry Louis Gates, Jr. helps Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, news anchor Norah O’Donnell and fashion designer Zac Posen explore their immigrant roots, retracing the journeys of their ancestors who arrived in the United States with little more than a dream--and revealing why that dream is still so inspiring today.

AIRED: January 12, 2021 | 0:00:30
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- Come on!

- [Henry] Yeah.

On "Finding Your Roots," Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi.

- People always make a fuss about my father,

and I think it's more my mother.

- [Henry] Fashion designer Zac Posen.

- I'm amazed that you found that.

- [Henry] And news anchor Norah O' Donnell.

- I didn't know this about my relatives.

- [Henry] Immigrant ancestors.

- That's amazing.

- Chutzpah.

- [Henry] And newfound relatives.

You and my father are DNA cousins.

Yeah, it's true.

"Finding Your Roots."

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