On this day in 1901, William McKinley was shot by anarchist Leon Czolgosz. In 1915, the prototype for the tank was unveiled. In 1997, more than 2 billion watched the Princess Diana funeral on TV. In 2007, Italian opera tenor Luciano Pavarotti died at the age of 71.
On this day in 1958, one of my favorite comedians was born, Jeff Foxworthy.
On this day in 1984, the one and only Barry was born! Yes, it is my 27th birthday. I am still in Iraq which means this is the first birthday I have had not on American soil. I will soon be home though and cannot wait to be out of here.