Archive for the 'Gangster' Category

IT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

today in history

Ross-ap-3
ROSS SIMPSON

Related image

The "St. Valentine’s Day Massacre" took place in Chicago, IL on this
day in 1929.
Seven gangsters who were rivals of Al Capone were
killed.

Related image

Related image
Gangster Alphonse Gabriel Capone 
(January 17, 1899 – January 25, 1947)

Related image
The section of the bullet-riddled wall as it stands today in the Mob Museum in Las Vegas.

Related image

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Author,DEATH,Gangster,HISTORY,Mass Murder,Massacre,NEWSPAPER,Science,War crimes and have No Comments

IT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

Today-In-Historytitle

Camille bohannon ap 1
CAMILLE
BOHANNON

Image result for earthquake in japan in 19995

Image result for earthquake in japan in 19995

More than 6,000 people were killed when a magnitude 7.2 earthquake 
hit the city of Kobe, Japan on this day in 1995. It was the most severe 
earthquake to affect that region this century. The economic loss as a result of this earthquake is estimated to reach $200
billion.

Image result for earthquake in japan in 19995

Related image

Image result for earthquake in japan in 19995

Related image

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Image result for benjamin franklin
Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 – April 17, 1790)


Benjamin Franklin was one of the
Founding Fathers of the
United States
. He was a leading author, printer, political
theorist
, politician, freemason, postmaster, scientist,
inventor, humorist, civic
activist, statesman, and
diplomat.

Franklin was a major figure in the history of physics for
his discoveries and theories regarding electricity. As an
inventor, he is known for the lightning rod, bifocals, and
the Franklin stove, among other inventions.

Benjamin Franklin wrote under the pseudonym Mrs. Silence
Dogood, and published provocative letters. He was the first
United States Ambassador to France, where he advocated
religious tolerance.

Related image
Related image

Image result for benjamin franklin

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,AUTHORS,BIRTHDAY,Boxing,Earthquake,Founding Fathers,Gangster,HISTORY,Liberation,President and have No Comments

HISTORY MAKING NEWS

Today-In-Historytitle

MikeGracia1
MIKE GRACIA

Image result for president kennedy announced the cuban blockade
On  this day in 1962, United States President Kennedy went on radio
and television to inform the United States about his order to send
U.S.forces to blockade Cuba. The blockade was in response to the discovery of Soviet missile bases on the island.

Related image

Related image

Related image

Related image

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Related image
On this day in 1979, the ousted Shah of Iran, Mohammad Riza
Pahlavi was allowed into the
U.S. for, what was called, life-
saving medical treatment, a decision made by then President
Jimmy Carter. This was one of the most controversial decisions
of post-World War Two foreign policy.

Related image
President Carter (left) raising a toast to the ousted Shah of Iran.

Image result for the shaw of iran is allowed into the u.s. for medical treatment
Admitting the deposed Shah of Iran to the U.S.triggered the Iranian hostage crisis, effecting American-Iranian relations.

Image result for the shaw of iran is allowed into the u.s. for medical treatment
A man holds a sign during a protest of the crisis in Washington, D.C..

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Cold War,Crisis,DEATH,Gangster,HISTORY,Hostage crisis,Killed,Musician,Snipper attack and have No Comments

HEADLINES THAT MADE HISTORY

Today-In-Historytitle

Tim maguire
TIM MAGUIRE

Image result for opec meeting in 1973
On this day in 1973, OPEC, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting
Countries began an
oil-embargo against several countries including
the
U.S. and Great Britain. The incident stemmed from Western
support of Israel when
Egypt and Syria attacked the nation on
October 6, 1973. The embargo lasted until March of 1974.

Related image

Related image

Image result for opec and the energy crisis of 1973

associated-press-3

Image result for california earthquake 1989

An earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter Scale hit the San
Francisco Bay area in
California. The quake caused about 67
deaths, 3,000 injuries, and damages up to $7 billion.

Related image

Related image

Image result for california earthquake 1989

Related image

Photo of woman with seismograph drums showing the earthquake
Photo of woman with seismograph drums showing the earthquake.

Image result for california earthquake 1989
Loma Prieta Earthquake, Game 3, 1989 World Series.

associated-press-3

Related image

On this day in 1777, American troops defeated British forces in
Saratoga,
New York. It was the turning point in the American Revolutionary War.

Image result for the revolutionary war of 1777
Surrender of General Burgoyne and the British Army to General
Gates at the Battle of Saratoga.

Image result for americans   clinch revolutionary victory at saratoga

posted by Bob Karm in American Revolution,ANNIVERSARY,Battle,BIRTHDAY,DEATH,Earth quake,Gangster,Gas stations,HISTORY,MILITARY,Natural disaster,OPEC,Playwright,WAR and have No Comments

IT WAS ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY

todayinhistory

sandy kozel 3
SANDY KOZEL

Related image
On this day in 1933, aviator Wiley Post ended his around-the-world
flight. He had traveled 15,596 miles in 7 days, 18 hours and 45
minutes.

Image result for wiley post completes his first solo flight around the world.
Wiley Hardeman Post
(November 22, 1898 – August 15, 1935)


The "Winnie Mae" a Lockheed Vega aircraft of Wiley Post, when it
was on display at the
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

ap 3

Dosiero:John Dillinger mug shot.jpg
John Herbert Dillinger (June 22, 1903 – July 22, 1934)

John Dillinger was an American gangster in the Depression-era
who was shot and killed by the special agents on July 22, 1934
at approximately 10:40 p.m, according to a New York Times
report the next day. His death came only two months after the
deaths of fellow notorious criminals
Bonnie and Clyde.

Image result for robber john   dillinger is shot dead


A crowd formed at Chicago’s Biograph Theater shortly after Dillinger
was killed there by FBI agents.

ap 3

Related image
In northern Iraq on this day in 2003, Saddam Hussein’s sons Odai
and Qusai died after a gunfight with U.S. forces.

Related image

ap 3

Image result for the september 11th commission report released      Image result for the september 11th commission report released
The September 11 commission’s final report was released on this
day in 2004. The 575-page report concluded that hijackers exploited "deep institutional failings within our government." The report was released to White House officials the day before.


The members of The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon
the United States.

ap 3

Image result for the birth of the frisbee

Image result for william frisbee
Walter Frederick Morrison  (January 16, 1920 – February 9, 2010)

Inventor and entrepreneur Walter ”Fred” Morrison introduced the Frisbee, as
we know it today, on this day in 1957. It was originally called the Flyin-Saucer.

Image result for frisbie pie company

Image result for the birth of the frisbee

Related image

William Frisbie opened the Frisbie Pie Company in 1871 in
Bridgeport, Connecticut. Students from nearby universities
discovered that the empty pie tins (above) could be tossed
and caught, providing endless hours of game and sport.

Image result for frisbie pie company

Image result for frisbie pie company

posted by Bob Karm in AIRCRAFT,ANNIVERSARY,Aviation record,Aviator,BIRTHDAY,Comission,DEATH,DEBUT,Dictator,Gangster,HISTORY,Report,Terrirust attack and have No Comments