The Pony Express begins, outlaw Jesse James is killed, the convicted Lindbergh baby kidnapper dies in the electric chair, the Unabomber is captured, and Iowa legalizes gay marriage, all on this day.
1897: German composer Johannes Brahms, one of the giants of classical music, dies of cancer at the age of 63 in Vienna, Austria.
Patrick Aventurier/Getty Images
Maddie Meyer/Getty Images
Sebastião Salgado via Wikimedia Commons
U.S. Marine Corps
CDC Public Health Image Library
It's easy to upload your photos and/or videos on News8000.com. Once you do, we'll share your upload with the community!
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.