Friday, April 21, 2006


April 19 - On This Day in History

The Battle of Lexington & Concord, first bloodshed of the Revolutionary War (1775)

Baltimore riots - 4 soldiers, 9 civilians killed (1861)

Much of the city of Toronto destroyed by fire (1904)

"Lake Shore Ltd" derails, killing 34 near Little Falls NY (1940)

USS Iowa exploded, killing 47 soldiers (1989)

Branch Davidian shoot-out/suicide in Waco, TX (1993)

Federal Building in Oklahoma City bombed (1995)

TC was born (a long time ago)

I don't know about you, but I'm seeing a trend here.

Oh well, at my age, this pretty much sums up how I feel about my birthday. Except for the cake. (Thanks, Princess BunHead!)

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