This front page is dated December 11, 1941, shows the Erie Daily Times' coverage of the beginning of the United States' involvement in World War II, just days after the attack on Pearl Harbor.
JFK shunned Sammy Davis Jr. because he married a white woman
Sammy Davis Jr. endured being called 'boy, 'c**n' and the N-word. But his greatest humiliation came when JFK refused to let star perform at the inauguration after he married a white woman. Sammy Davis Jr. waited until a week after the 1960 presidential election to marry Swedish actress May Britt.
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Jews being deported from Zawiercie, Poland by the German Police.
Simon Kornfeld murdered in the gas chamber in Auschwitz on August 30, 1942 with his mother and two older sisters. Simon was murdered 5 months before he reached his 3rd year.
Josef Mengele and the medical experimentsto investigate the limits of human endurance and existence at extremely high altitudes. The victims were placed in the low-pressure chamber and thereafter the simulated altitude therein was raised. Many victims died as a result of these experiments and others suffered grave injury, torture, and ill-treatment.
Monument at Belzec death camp. Photo (c) Ruth Ellen Gruber