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Charles Manson and his followers convicted of murder

Charles Manson and his followers convicted of murder

In Los Angeles, California, cult leader Charles Manson is convicted, along with followers Susan Atkins, Leslie Van Houten, and Patricia Krenwinkle, of the brutal 1969 murders of actress Sharon Tate and six others.In 1967, Manson, a lifetime criminal, was released from a federal penitentiary in Washington State and traveled to San Francisco, where he attracted a following among rebellious young women with troubled emotional lives.

Douglas MacArthur Receives the Japanese Surrender

Douglas MacArthur Receives the Japanese Surrender

On September 2, 1945, aboard the U.S.S. Gen. Douglas MacArthur presides over the signing and delivers a short speech on the momentous occasion.

10 May 1941

10 May 1941

10 May 1941May Great BritainRudolf Hess makes his flight to ScotlandWar in the AirLuftwaffe raid on London hits the House of Commons, Westminster Abbey and the British MuseumNorth AfricaRoyal Navy bombards BenghaziHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 10 May 1941, http://www.

Descendants of Last Slave Ship Still Live in Alabama Community

Descendants of Last Slave Ship Still Live in Alabama Community

For most black Americans descended from enslaved Africans, there’s no way of tracing back where their ancestors came from. There’s also no way of discovering, as Malcolm X emphasized, their “true family name.” The slave trade ripped families apart, and records from slave ships and plantations often identified enslaved people with multiple or incomplete names.

Major events, sports highlights and Nobel Prizes of 1902 - History

Major events, sports highlights and Nobel Prizes of 1902 - History

U.S. Open (Golf) WinnerLaurie AuchterlonieScore: 307Course: Garden City GCLocation: Garden City, NYAwards: The Nobel Prize for...ChemistryFISCHER, HERMANN EMIL, Germany, Berlin University, b. 1852, d. 1919: & 34;in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered by his work on sugar and purine syntheses& 34;Literature MOMMSEN, CHRISTIAN MATTHIAS THEODOR, Germany, b.

Spanish mythology: supernatural creatures

Spanish mythology: supernatural creatures

Despite the fact that myths have accompanied us since time immemorial, we must recognize that over the years they have been falling into ignorance, either because of the implausibility of their stories or because of their lack of practicality in modern times. , It is time for us to break a spear in favor of those fantastic stories and their supernatural creatures that fascinated us so much as children.