Finding Your Roots

Queen Latifah Discovers Ancestor’s Emancipation Document

Clip: Season 6 Episode 4 | 2m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

In this moving moment, Queen Latifah meets the woman that freed her ancestors from slavery. “People still think that one person can’t make a difference. One person made a difference to my whole entire family line.”

Aired: 01/14/20

Rating: TV-PG

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Finding Your Roots: Season Eight

A new season of Finding Your Roots premieres January 4, 2022 at 8/7c! Tune in for all-new episodes as Henry Louis Gates, Jr. explores fascinating ancestries and family mysteries for an array of notable guests.

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