England · Political

Guy Fawkes found trying to destroy Parliament

November 5, 1605 London, England Guy Fawkes of the “gunpowder plot” is discovered before he can explode multiple barrels of gunpowder in the House of Lords, a plot created with the hopes of bringing greater religious tolerance for Catholics in England The reigning monarch at the time was King James I, who orchestrated an English… Continue reading Guy Fawkes found trying to destroy Parliament

Massacres/Mass Murder · Political · Texas

Man shoots at soldiers in a processing center, kills 13 and wounds 32 before he is subdued

November 5, 2009 Fort Hood, Texas Major Nidal Hasan fires on a group of military personnel in a processing center receiving treatment immediately before deploying or upon returning from deployment, killing 13 and wounding 32 Hasan, an Army major with a degree in psychiatry, entered the Soldier Readiness Processing Center armed with two weapons described… Continue reading Man shoots at soldiers in a processing center, kills 13 and wounds 32 before he is subdued

Today in Horror History

Today in Horror History: November 5

Birthdays: Robert Patrick (November 5, 1958), probably best remembered as T-1000 in Terminator 2, also starred in “Tales from the Crypt” (episode: The New Arrival), Last Gasp (1995), “The Souter Limits” (episode: Quality of Mercy), Asylum (1997), The Faculty (1998), Dusk Till Dawn 2: Texas Blood Money (1999), “The X-Files,” The Black Waters of Echo’s… Continue reading Today in Horror History: November 5