Finding Your Roots

Roy Wood Jr.’s is DNA Cousins with Congressman John Lewis

Clip: Season 7 Episode 10 | 51s | Video has closed captioning.

“He was always nice to me.” Roy Wood Jr. discovers his DNA cousin match is one of the pioneers of the Civil Rights movement, the great John Lewis

Aired: 05/04/21

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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