Friday, October 15, 2010

October 17th

1346: In the Battle of Neville's Cross, King David II of Scotland is captured by Edward III of England and forced to accompany him to brunch and several musicals.

1931: Al Capone is convicted of income tax evasion, fraud, and doing a bad impersonation of Robert De Niro.

1973: OPEC starts an oil embargo against the U.S., France, and the people responsible for Jamie Farr’s character on M*A*S*H.


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