Finding Your Roots

Regina King: “This is Pretty Fantastic”

Clip: Season 8 Episode 9 | 1m 20s  | Video has closed captioning.

“Even though he couldn’t read, and he couldn’t write, he could feel.” Regina King sheds tears of joy while reading the voter registration card of her third-great-grandfather, who registered only two years after slavery ended.

Aired: 04/12/22

Rating: NR

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