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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
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Old 03-13-2018, 01:32 PM
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
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Old 03-13-2018, 01:35 PM
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2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
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Old 03-13-2018, 01:41 PM
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2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool
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Old 03-13-2018, 02:15 PM
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool
8. The Lion Who Wouldn't Eat Meat.
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Old 03-13-2018, 02:32 PM
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog

2. The Fox and the Raisins

3. The octopus and the roller disco

4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle

5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant

6. The Meerkat and the Warthog

7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool

8. The Lion Who Wouldn't Eat Meat.
9. The Mac Mouse and the PC Mouse
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Old 03-13-2018, 03:46 PM
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool
8. The Lion Who Wouldn't Eat Meat.
9. The Mac Mouse and the PC Mouse
10. The Fox and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Grapes
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Old 03-13-2018, 04:02 PM
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool
8. The Lion Who Wouldn't Eat Meat.
9. The Mac Mouse and the PC Mouse
10. The Fox and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Grapes
11. The Miller, His Son, and his Ass II
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Old 03-13-2018, 04:14 PM
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool
8. The Lion Who Wouldn't Eat Meat.
9. The Mac Mouse and the PC Mouse
10. The Fox and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Grapes
11. The Miller, His Son, and his Ass II
12. The Man With Seven Daughters And One Pony
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1. The Anaconda and the Poison Arrow Frog
2. The Fox and the Raisins
3. The octopus and the roller disco
4. The Platypus and the Thomson's Gazelle
5. The Elephant and the Slightly Larger Elephant
6. The Meerkat and the Warthog
7. The Rhinos Who Wanted a Pool
8. The Lion Who Wouldn't Eat Meat.
9. The Mac Mouse and the PC Mouse
10. The Fox and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Grapes
11. The Miller, His Son, and his Ass II
12. The Man With Seven Daughters And One Pony
13. The Orange Man with Bad Hair and the Message Board Which Loathed Him

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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Phlipppines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan

Its liberation by US Rangers and Filipino guerrillas was retold in films, John Wayne's Back to Bataan and in The Great Raid (2005)
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Phlipppines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison

Memorably described in James Clavell's novel King Rat: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_Rat_(Clavell_novel)

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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/

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Old 03-14-2018, 03:47 AM
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/
8. Camp Waupun, in Wisconsin, WWII, German prisoners of war https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o..._United_States

Where my father volunteered to drive German prisoners from the camp to work fields. One of 38 such camps in Wisconsin, and 175 in the USA.

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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/
8. Camp Waupun, in Wisconsin, WWII, German prisoners of war https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o..._United_States
9. Bloemfontein, Second Anglo-Boer War/South African War (1899 - 1902) - Also the birthplace of J.R.R. Tolkien
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Old 03-14-2018, 09:50 AM
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/
8. Camp Waupun, in Wisconsin, WWII, German prisoners of war https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o..._United_States
9. Bloemfontein, Second Anglo-Boer War/South African War (1899 - 1902)
10. State Model School, Pretoria, Boer War, from which Churchill escaped: http://www.britishempire.co.uk/artic...llscapture.htm
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/
8. Camp Waupun, in Wisconsin, WWII, German prisoners of war https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o..._United_States
9. Bloemfontein, Second Anglo-Boer War/South African War (1899 - 1902)
10. State Model School, Pretoria, Boer War, from which Churchill escaped: http://www.britishempire.co.uk/artic...llscapture.htm
11. The Plantation, Hanoi, Vietnam War http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/john-...ry?id=32574863

Where Sen. John McCain was held prisoner.
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/
8. Camp Waupun, in Wisconsin, WWII, German prisoners of war https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o..._United_States
9. Bloemfontein, Second Anglo-Boer War/South African War (1899 - 1902)
10. State Model School, Pretoria, Boer War, from which Churchill escaped: http://www.britishempire.co.uk/artic...llscapture.htm
11. The Plantation, Hanoi, Vietnam War http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/john-...ry?id=32574863
12. Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_L...rison_Cemetery

14 German POWs were executed and buried there in 1945 for murdering informants among them.
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1. Johnson's Island, Sandusky Bay, Ohio, Civil War: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johnson%27s_Island
2. Stalag Luft III, German province of Lower Silesia, WWII, location of "The Great Escape" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stalag_Luft_III
3. Cabanatuan Prison Camp, Luzon, Philippines, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raid_at_Cabanatuan
4. Camp Sumter/Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Civil War: https://www.civilwar.org/learn/artic...onville-prison
5. Changi Prison, Singapore, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Changi_Prison
6. Hỏa Lò Prison aka the "Hanoi Hilton", Vietnam War, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/H%E1%B...L%C3%B2_Prison
7. Camp Randall, Madison, WI / US Civil War https://badgerherald.com/banter/2016...r-of-war-camp/
8. Camp Waupun, in Wisconsin, WWII, German prisoners of war https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_o..._United_States
9. Bloemfontein, Second Anglo-Boer War/South African War (1899 - 1902)
10. State Model School, Pretoria, Boer War, from which Churchill escaped: http://www.britishempire.co.uk/artic...llscapture.htm
11. The Plantation, Hanoi, Vietnam War http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/john-...ry?id=32574863
12. Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, WWII: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_L...rison_Cemetery
13. Dresden, Germany, WWII. Kurt Vonnegut was a POW there and later used his experiences when writing Slaughterhouse Five. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bombin...n_World_War_II


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6. The Sirens of Titan
7. Galapagos
8. If This Isn't Nice, What Is? Advice to the Young
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6. The Sirens of Titan
7. Galapagos
8. If This Isn't Nice, What Is? Advice to the Young
9. Hocus Pocus
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His first novel, published in 1952: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Player_Piano_(novel)
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7. Galapagos
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901.
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 19, 1914

Thereby leading to World War I.
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 19, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Havery Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November, 27, 1978

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moscon...assassinations
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Havery Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November, 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 BC.

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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Havery Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Havery Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
8) John Bellingham assassinated Prime Minister Spencer Perceval, London, May 11, 1812

The only British Prime Minister to be assassinated
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Havery Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
8) John Bellingham assassinated Prime Minister Spencer Perceval, London, May 11, 1812
9) Nationalist Otoya Yamaguchi assassinated Socialist leader Inejiro Asanuma, Tokyo, Oct. 12, 1960

A particularly shocking crime, and notably photographed.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inejiro_Asanuma
https://iconicphotos.wordpress.com/2...okyo-stabbing/
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Havery Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
8) John Bellingham assassinated Prime Minister Spencer Perceval, London, May 11, 1812
9) Nationalist Otoya Yamaguchi assassinated Socialist leader Inejiro Asanuma, Tokyo, Oct. 12, 1960
10) Sirhan Sirhan assassinated Robert Kennedy, Los Angeles, June 5, 1968
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Harvey Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
8) John Bellingham assassinated Prime Minister Spencer Perceval, London, May 11, 1812
9) Nationalist Otoya Yamaguchi assassinated Socialist leader Inejiro Asanuma, Tokyo, Oct. 12, 1960
10) Sirhan Sirhan assassinated Robert Kennedy, Los Angeles, June 5, 1968
11) Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich, Prince Felix Yusupov and others assassinated Rasputin, St. Petersburg, December 17, 1916.

The only victim here who isn't royalty or a politician; however, the conspirators resented Rasputin's political influence

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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Harvey Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
8) John Bellingham assassinated Prime Minister Spencer Perceval, London, May 11, 1812
9) Nationalist Otoya Yamaguchi assassinated Socialist leader Inejiro Asanuma, Tokyo, Oct. 12, 1960
10) Sirhan Sirhan assassinated Robert Kennedy, Los Angeles, June 5, 1968
11) Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich, Prince Felix Yusupov and others assassinated Rasputin, St. Petersburg, December 17, 1916.
12) Satwant Singh and Beant Singh assassinated Indira Gandhi, Oct. 31, 1984
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Famous assassinations.

1) Leon Czolgosz assassinated Pres. William McKinley, Sept. 6, 1901
2) Gavrilo Princip assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, Sarajevo, June 28, 1914
3) Lee Harvey Oswald assassinated President John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963
4) Ignacy Hryniewiecki of the People's Will movement assassinated Tsar Alexander II, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 13, 1881
5) Dan White shot Harvey Milk and George Moscone, San Francisco, November 27, 1978
6) Marcus Junius Brutus (and others) assassinated Gaius Julius Caesar, Rome, on The Ides of March (March 15th), 44 B.C.
7) John Wilkes Booth assassinated President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C., April 14, 1865
8) John Bellingham assassinated Prime Minister Spencer Perceval, London, May 11, 1812
9) Nationalist Otoya Yamaguchi assassinated Socialist leader Inejiro Asanuma, Tokyo, Oct. 12, 1960
10) Sirhan Sirhan assassinated Robert Kennedy, Los Angeles, June 5, 1968
11) Grand Duke Dmitri Pavlovich, Prince Felix Yusupov and others assassinated Rasputin, St. Petersburg, December 17, 1916.
12) Satwant Singh and Beant Singh assassinated Indira Gandhi, Oct. 31, 1984
13) Khalid Islambouli and other members of the Egyptian Islamic Jihad assassinated Anwar Sadat, Oct. 6, 1981

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