Monthly Archives: December 2013

Brandon Teena, 21-year-old female-born transgender, murdered 20 years ago this hour (12/31/1993)


Video: 'RIP Brandon Teena (1972-1993) Tribute Video '

(Friday, December 31, 1993, around 1:00 a.m. CST)Brandon Teena, a 21-year-old female-born transgender, was murdered this morning along with two other people at a farmhouse near Humboldt, Nebraska. Continue reading Brandon Teena, 21-year-old female-born transgender, murdered 20 years ago this hour (12/31/1993)

19 civilians killed in terrorist attacks on airports in Rome and Vienna 30 years ago this hour (12/30/1983)

(Friday, December 30, 1983, 9:15 a.m. CET) — Four gunmen today walked to the shared ticket counter for Israel’s El Al Airlines and Trans World Airlines at Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino Airport outside Rome, Italy, fired assault rifles, and threw grenades. Continue reading 19 civilians killed in terrorist attacks on airports in Rome and Vienna 30 years ago this hour (12/30/1983)