The British hanged the American Revolutionary War hero and patriot Nathan Hale on this day in 1776. His famous last words, although often misquoted, were: "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country." Hale had been caught spying behind
Palestinian terrorists invaded the Olympic Village outside Munich, West Germany, on this date in 1972 and killed 11 Israeli athletes and six other people. Four of the seven guerrillas -- members of the Black September faction of the Palestinian Liberation
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