I've loved the stars ever since I was 12. I have studied them since then whenever I have free time. I keep an eye out every night for something new to see. I have yet to see a comet or meteor shower, but I know I will one day. My late grandfather loved the night sky, but I never knew. I am a city girl stuck in the country, but every night, I enjoy only the one thing that has gotten me through these fast 5 1/2 years of my life.
Notorious British Gangsters Ronnie and Reggie Kray were among the last criminals to be imprisoned for a short time in the Tower of London for assaulting a police officer who tried to arrest them for desertion from the Royal Fusiliers while serving their National Service
Al Capone And The St Valentine's Day Massacre Feb 14th 1929
Al Capone (a.k.a. 'Scarface'), one of the most famous American gangsters, rose to infamy as the leader of the Chicago mafia during the Prohibition era. Before being sent to Alcatraz Prison in 1931 from a tax evasion conviction, he had amassed a personal fortune estimated at $100 million dollars and was responsible for countless murders.
The History Of 'Comfort Women': A WWII Tragedy We Can't Forget
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER: "Most were teenagers... and were raped by between 10 to 100 soldiers a day at military rape camps," Lee states on her website. "Women were starved, beaten, tortured, and killed. By some estimates only 25 to 30 percent survived the ordeal."
On November 24, 1963, two days after Kennedy's assassination, suspect Lee Harvey Oswald is escorted to the Dallas city jail as Dallas nightclub owner Jack Ruby approaches with gun drawn. Bypassing a cordon of police officers, Ruby shot Oswald in the abdomen, an act inadvertently captured on live television by reporters filming the prisoner transfer. Ruby was convicted of Oswald's murder and spent his remaining days in prison.