Malcolm Shabazz
Malcolm Latif Shabazz (October 8, 1984 – May 9, 2013) was the son of Qubilah Shabazz, the second daughter of Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz. He was the first male descendant of Malcolm X. In 1997, w...
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Jackie Speier
Karen Lorraine Jacqueline "Jackie" Speier (/ˈspɪər/; born May 14, 1950) is the U.S. Representative for California's 14th congressional district, serving in Congress since 2008. She is a member of the ...
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Don Harris (journalist)
Don Harris (September 8, 1936 – November 18, 1978) was an NBC News correspondent who was killed after departing Jonestown, an agricultural commune owned by the Peoples Temple in Guyana. Harris and fou...
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Samir Khan
Samir ibn Zafar Khan (December 25, 1985 – September 30, 2011) was the Pakistani American editor and publisher of Inspire magazine, an English-language online magazine reported to be published by al-Qa...
Richard Welch
Richard Skeffington Welch (December 14, 1929 – December 23, 1975), a Harvard-educated classicist, was a CIA Station Chief (COS) killed by the Marxist organization Revolutionary Organization 17 Novembe...
Pete Fleming
Peter Sillence Fleming (November 23, 1928 – January 8, 1956) was an evangelical Christian who was one of five missionaries killed while participating in Operation Auca, an attempt to evangelize the Hu...
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Leo J. Ryan Federal Building
The Leo J. Ryan Memorial Federal Building, also known as the Leo J. Ryan Memorial Federal Archives and Records Center, is a United States government office facility which opened in 1973, and is locate...
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Francis E. Meloy, Jr.
Francis Edward Meloy, Jr. (March 28, 1917 – June 16, 1976) was a U.S. diplomat assassinated in Beirut, Lebanon in 1976.
Meloy was born in Washington, D.C. on March 28, 1917 and served in the Unite...
Marc Blitzstein
Marcus Samuel Blitzstein, better known as Marc Blitzstein (March 2, 1905 – January 22, 1964), was an American composer, lyricist, and librettist. He won national attention in 1937 when ...
George Polk
George Polk (17 October 1913, Fort Worth, Texas - May 1948) was an American journalist for CBS who was murdered during the Greek Civil War, in 1948.
During World War II, Polk enlisted with a Naval...
Robert C. Ames
Robert Clayton "Bob" Ames, (March 6, 1934 — April 18, 1983). Raised in Philadelphia, graduate of La Salle University, married with six children. In 1956, he joined the US Army from which he switched t...
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Ed McCully
Theophilus "Ed" McCully (1927 – Jan. 8, 1956) was an evangelical Christian missionary to Ecuador who, along with four other missionaries, was killed while attempting to evangelize the Auca peopl...
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Jonestown
Peoples Temple Agricultural Project ("Jonestown", Guyana)"Jonestown" was the informal name for the Peoples Temple Agricultural Project formed by the Peoples Temple, an American religious organization ...
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Murder of Deborah Gardner
Deborah Gardner was a 23-year-old American Peace Corps volunteer who was murdered by another volunteer in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga in 1976. The handling of the subsequent trial of the killer...
USA/From Where We Stand
USA/From Where We Stand: Readings in Contemporary American Problems is a non-fiction book published by Fearon Publishers in 1970.The book's editor was then-Assemblyman for California's 27th District, ...
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Bully Hayes
William Henry "Bully" Hayes (1827 or 1829 – 1877) was a notorious American-born ship's captain who engaged in blackbirding in the 1860s and 1870s and whose arrival on any Pacific Island would cause is...
Dorothy Kazel
Sister Dorothy Kazel, O.S.U. (June 30, 1939 – December 2, 1980), was an American Ursuline Religious Sister and missionary to El Salvador. On December 2, 1980, she and fellow missionaries, Marykn...
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Hulda Stumpf
Hulda Jane Stumpf (10 January 1867 – 3 January 1930) was an American Christian missionary in Kenya, who was murdered in her home near the Africa Inland Mission station in Kijabe, where she worked as a...
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Dale Stoffel
Dale C. Stoffel (1961 – December 8, 2004) was an American businessman and arms dealer who was involved with the American reconstruction efforts following the Iraq War. After alerting the Pentagon of ...
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Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park
Leo J. Ryan Memorial Park is a recreational city park, located in Foster City, California and run by the city government and local citizens. Originally called simply "Central Park", the park was named...
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Leon Klinghoffer
Leon Klinghoffer (September 24, 1916 – October 8, 1985) was a disabled American appliance manufacturer who was murdered and thrown overboard by Palestinian terrorists who hijacked the cruise ship...
Daniel Pearl
Daniel Pearl (October 10, 1963 – February 1, 2002) was a journalist with American and Israeli citizenship. He was kidnapped by Pakistani militants and later murdered in Pakistan.Pearl was kidnapped wh...
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James Miller (De La Salle Christian Brother)
James Miller, F.S.C. (1944 - February 13, 1982), was an American member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools, born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, who grew up in Custer, Wisconsin. He joined the Chri...
Eugene John Hebert
Father Eugene John Hebert was an American born Jesuit missionary in Sri Lanka. He along with his Tamil driver Betram Francis disappeared on August 15, 1990 as the Sri Lankan civil war was raging. He ...
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