Guerrilla leader and revolutionary Che Guevara and his men were captured in Bolivia on this day in 1967 by Bolivian troops. He would be killed the next day.
On this day in 2001, less than a month after the 9-11 attacks, the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan began with an air assault and covert operations on the ground. The […]
On this day in 1776 the United States Congress approved the nation’s first loan borrowing $5 million at 4 percent interest and giving the colonial officials in Paris, France, authority […]
On this day in 1941 with the Russian winter on the way, Nazi Germany launched an intense attack on the Soviet Union. It was called “Operation Typhoon” with Moscow as […]
On this day in 1966 Albert Speer was released at midnight from Spandau prison after completing his 20 year sentence. Speer was the Nazi Minister of Armaments and “Hitler’s architect” […]