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The Hidden Truth in Viola Davis' Family Tree

Viola Davis and Prof. Gates discover a surprising secret her grandfather kept to himself.

Brian Cox's Grandfather Was Exposed to Poison Gas in WWI

Brian Cox learns that his grandfather was likely exposed to poison gas in WWI.

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