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Memorable Exits. . . Death of a Martyr, 203 AD
The last words of a young Christian woman condemned to die in the Roman arena reach out to us from over 1800 years ago.
The Execution of Louis XVI, 1793
"The procession lasted almost two hours ... and the carriage was surrounded by a body of troops, formed of the most desperate people of Paris." The king of France becomes a victim of the French Revolution.
of the Week:
Terrorist Attack, 1908.
Two victims of an anarchist bomb lie dead in the street 20 seconds after its explosion in Union Square. New York City, March 30, 1908.
Captured German footage
of one of its submarines in action during
World War I.