James W Bowen (born 1858)

James W Bowen
1858 - ? (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
James W Bowen was born on May 28, 1858.

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In 1858, in the year that James W Bowen was born, on May 11th, Minnesota became the 32nd U.S. state. It was previously the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory.

In 1860, on February 26th, near Eureka California, white settlers attacked a tribe of Wiyot Indians on Indian Island. Over 60 women, children and older people died. Bret Harte - a writer and friend of Mark Twain - reported the news about the massacre to the papers in San Francisco.

In 1906, the great San Francisco earthquake hit, estimated at 7.8 on the Richter scale. The earthquake caused fires that raged for days and between the earthquake and the fire, about 3,000 people were killed and 80% of the City was destroyed.

In 1977, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1996, on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

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c. 1901 - May 1, 1940
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c. 1908 - Jan 6, 1940
c. 1892 - Nov 1, 1918
c. 1918 - Aug 27, 1944
c. 1888 - Aug 16, 1917
c. 1879 - Jul 2, 1940
c. 1876 - Jan 17, 1945
c. 1919 - Jul 19, 1943
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c. 1895 - Aug 19, 1915
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