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Field Marshal John Denton Pinkstone French, 1st Earl of Ypres, KP, GCB, OM, GCVO, KCMG, ADC, PC (28 September 1852 – 22 May 1925), known as Sir John French from 1901 to 1916, and as The Viscount French between 1916 and 1922, was a senior British Army officer.
Elroy Chester, 44, American criminal, execution by lethal injection. Fatai Rolling Dollar, 86, Nigerian musician. John Groppo, 92, American politician, member of the Connecticut House of Representatives (1959–1985). Hugo Gutierrez, Jr., 86, Filipino jurist, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court (1982–1993), complications of diabetes.
The Black Legend of the Spanish Inquisition is the hypothesis of the existence of a series of myths and fabrications about the Spanish Inquisition used as propaganda against the Spanish Empire in a time of strong military, commercial and political rivalry between European powers, starting in the 16th century.
Albany (/ ˈ ɔː l b ən i / AWL-bən-ee) is the capital of the U.S. state of New York, also the seat and largest city of Albany County.Albany is on the west bank of the Hudson River, about 10 miles (16 km) south of its confluence with the Mohawk River, and about 135 miles (220 km) north of New York City.
During the Second World War, he narrowly escaped execution after refusing to kill Jews, stating that he would rather shoot SS members.   Several other members of Guttenberg's family also offered resistance to the Nazi regime , among them his great-grandfather Georg Enoch Freiherr von und zu Guttenberg,  and Karl Ludwig Freiherr ...