The execution of the Romanovs

July 16, 1918 Yekaterinburg, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic Czar Nicholas II, his family, and a few of his servants are executed Nicholas, the last Czar of Russia, abdicated his throne following the February Revolution of 1917. They were imprisoned until the night of July 16/early hours of July 17 when they were shot, clubbed,…

Today in Horror History: July 16

Birthdays:Barnard Hughes (July 16, 1915 - July 11, 2006) who starred in The UFO Incident (1975), “Tales from the Darkside” (episode: Trick or Treat), Where Are the Children? (1986), and The Lost Boys (1987). Phoebe Cates (July 16, 1963) who starred in Gremlins (1984), Gremlins 2: The New Batch (1986), and Drop Dead Fred (1991).…