Henry George Dead, Leon Czolgosz Executed, Delhi Bombings

On this day: October 29
Leon Czolgosz, the assassin of U.S. President William McKinley, is executed by electrocution (1901)

The first-ever computer-to-computer link is established on ARPANET, the precursor to the Internet (1969)

Bombings by the Islamic terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba in Delhi kill more than 60 (2005)

President B. Hussein Obama travels to Dover Air Force Base for a photo-op at the return of eighteen American soldiers killed in Afghanistan (2009)

b: Franz von Papen (1879), Joseph Goebbels (1897), Ernst Wollweber (1898), Yevgeny Primakov (1929), David Remnick (1958); d: Henry George (1897), Leon Czolgosz (1901), Joseph Pulitzer (1911)

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