1718: Pirate "Blackbeard" Edward Teach was killed in battle by the British navy off of North Carolina's outer banks
1963: President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Tx by Lee Harvey Oswald. And becomes the fourth President to be assassinated.
1990: Margaret Thatcher resigns as Prime Minister
My name is Ellen Rutila. Have been doing Ancestry research since 2009, and been doing it ever since. I'm also a violinist, jewelry maker and Graphic Designer.