On August 19, 2011, three men, Damien Echols, Jason Baldwin and Jessie Misskelley, who were convicted as teenagers in 1994 of the murders of three boys in Arkansas, are released from prison in a special legal deal allowing them to maintain their innocence while acknowledging that prosecutors had sufficient evidence to convict them.
Ernst Kaltenbrunner was Nazi Germany's most senior member of the SS to be captured alive at the end of the war. Kaltenbrunner was put on trial atNuremberg and sentenced to death for crimes against humanity. Ernst Kaltenbrunner was one of the most feared henchmen in Nazi Germany. Kaltenbrunner attained huge power during World War Two and became involved with the extermination camps and all that is associated with the Holocaust.
23 July 1940July Great BritainNew Czechoslovak government officially recognised by the British governmentAfricaFrench Vichy government appoints a new commander-in-chief for French SomalilandHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 23 July 1940, http://www.
DayFrancis Daniel Day, born 25 July 1904 in Milburn N J., enlisted in the Navy 12 January 1925 and server continuously until his death in Oklahoma (BB-37) during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 7 December 1941. Chief Water Tender Day was posthumously awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for his self-sacrifice in risking his life to assist 15 of the crew to escape from a flooded compartment through a submerged porthole.