Finding Your Roots Second Part of Season 6 Begins October 13 #usa #general #announcements

Jan Meisels Allen


The last part of Season 6 of Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates begins on October 13 8PM/7 Central on your local PBS station in the United States Please look at the schedule for your local PBS station as dates and times may vary by local PBS Station.

I am not certain if it will also show in Canada.  See:

For the schedule go to: and scroll down to Episode 11 Fashion Roots with Diane Von Fursenberg, Narcisco Rodriguea and RuPaul Charles.  Episodes 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16 with their dates and celebrities are listed.  There will be 27 celebrities covered in this season. Season 7 begins in December.


  • Fashion’s Roots” with Diane Von Furstenberg, Narciso Rodriguez, RuPaul
  • “Breaking the Silences” with Gayle King, Jordan Peele, Issa Rae
  • “DNA Mysteries” with Ann Curry, Téa Leoni, Joe Madison
  • “War Stories” with Kehinde Wiley, Julianne Moore, Bill Hader
  • “Flight” with Lupita Nyong’o, Lidia Bastianich, Scarlett Johannsson
  • “Coming to America” with Nancy Pelosi, Norah O’Donnell, Zac Posen


Season Six is provided by Ancestry, Johnson & Johnson and AT&T.


Jan Meisels Allen

Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee


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