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On this day in 1963, Dallas nightclub owner Jack Ruby (below) shot
and killed Lee Harvey Oswald live on national television.

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The pistol that Jack Ruby used to kill Lee Harvey
Oswald.

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It was on November 22, two days before the shooting of Oswald.

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D. B. Cooper, hijack, hijacking, 727, Northwest Orient, paratrooper, intelligence operative, flight 305, Seattle WA, Portland OR, November 24 1972

On this day in 1971, hijacker Dan Cooper, known as D.B. Cooper, parachuted from a Northwest Airlines 727 over Washington state
with $200,000 in ransom money.

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D. B. Cooper, hijack, hijacking, 727, Northwest Orient, paratrooper, intelligence operative, flight 305, Seattle WA, Portland OR, November 24 1972
August 1972

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HALLOWEEN IN 1937 ~

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Trick or Treaters (Robert B. Velie)

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REVIEWING PAST WORLD NEWS

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Portuguese navigator Ferdinand Magellan left Spain on this day in 1519 to
find a route to the Spice Islands of Indonesia. Magellan was killed during
the trip, but one of his ships eventually made the journey.

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On this day in 1958, Martin Luther King, Jr. was signing books at a store in
Harlem when a woman stabbed him in the chest with a letter opener. The
sharp instrument went through his sternum and came close.

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King during his hospital stay.

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Holocaust survivor and Nazi Hunter Simon Wiesenthal died on this
day in 2005. He was 96.

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Wiesenthal’s grave marker in Israel.

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It was on this day in 1973.

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On this day in 1973, singer Jim Croce was killed in a plane crash on his way
to Sherman,
TX, for a concert. Maury Muehleisen and four others were also
killed.

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Sophia Loren (Sofia Costanza Brigida Villani Scicolone) 
is 83 today.

Italian actress Sophia Loren won an Academy Award for Best
Actress for her role as Cesira in the 1962 film Two Women. She
voiced the character Mama Topolino in the 2011 Disney feature
Cars 2. Before fame, she was a finalist for a beauty pageant in
Naples at the age of fourteen.

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April 6, 1962

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COVERED BY LIFE ON THIS DAY IN 1964 ~

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According to collectors,  you can still buy a copy of this issue for
about $67.95.

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COVERED BY LIFE ON THIS DAY IN 1962

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