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Alexander HamiltonJul 12, 1804

Abraham LincolnApr 14, 1865

James GarfieldJul 2, 1881

William McKinleySep 6, 1901

The Red BaronApr 21, 1918

Hermann GoeringAug 13, 1940

FDRSep 11, 1941

Bill SharmanApr 9, 1959

Malcolm XFeb 21, 1965

robert kennedyJun 6, 1968

Bryan TrottierJan 9, 1976

Larry FlyntMar 6, 1978

ReaganMar 30, 1981

John Paul IIMay 13, 1981

Denis PotvinApr 9, 1983

Cam NeelyMay 3, 1991

Pierre TurgeonApr 28, 1993

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Shot - Historical Events
Date Event
1100-08-02

King William II of England (William Rufus) is killed by an arrow shot by Sir Walter Tyrell while hunting in the New Forest.

1775-04-19

American Revolution begins - Lexington Common, shot "heard round the world"

1792-03-16

King Gustav III of Sweden is shot Count Anckarström at a masked ball at the Opera; he dies on March 29.

1792-03-29

King Gustav III of Sweden dies after being shot in the back at a midnight masquerade ball at Stockholm's Royal Opera just 13 days earlier. He is succeeded by Gustav IV Adolf.

1804-07-12

Former United States Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton dies after being shot in a duel.

1805-10-21

Battle of Trafalgar, British Admiral Nelson defeats French & Spanish fleet but shot and killed

1837-11-07

In Alton, Illinois, abolitionist printer Elijah P. Lovejoy shot dead (age 34) by pro-slavery mob while attempting to protect his printing shop from being destroyed a third time.

1863-07-30

President Lincoln issues "eye-for-eye" order to shoot a rebel prisoner for every black prisoner shot

1864-11-22

Union General O Howard orders plunderers be shot to death

1865-04-14

President Abraham Lincoln is shot by John Wilkes Booth at Ford's Theater

1865-05-23

Flag flown at full mast over White House, 1st time since Lincoln shot

1871-11-21

The first human cannonball, Emilio Onra, is shot

1881-07-02

US President James Garfield shot by Charles J Guiteau a disappointed office-seeker; Garfield died 79 days later

1890-01-02

Record 19'2" alligator shot in Louisiana by E A McIlhenny

1894-01-07

Early 5 second film of Fred Ott sneezing shot by Edison Manufacturing - 1st ever copyrited

1898-02-22

Black postmaster lynched, his wife & 3 daughters shot in Lake City SC

1900-04-04

Assassination attempt on Prince of Wales, later British King Edward VII when shot by Jean-Baptiste Sipido in protest over Boer war

1901-09-06

US President William McKinley is shot by Leon Czolgosz, an anarchist, while visiting the Pan-American Exposition in New York

1909-10-26

Itō Hirobumi, Resident-General of Korea, and former Japanese Prime Minister, shot and killed by Korean nationalist in Harbin, China

1912-10-14

Bull Moose Teddy Roosevelt shot while campaigning in Milwaukee

1915-04-18

French pilot Roland Garros is shot down and glides to a landing on the German side of the lines during World War I.

1917-10-23

1st Infantry division "Big Red One" shoots 1st US shot in WW I

1918-04-21

World War I: German fighter ace Baron Manfred von Richthofen, known as "The Red Baron", is shot down and killed over Vaux sur Somme in France. Canadian pilot Captain Arthur Roy Brown was credited with the kill.

1919-04-10

Mexican Revolution leader Emiliano Zapata is ambushed and shot dead by government forces in Morelos.

1920-10-23

African demonstrators shot in Port Elizabeth, South Africa

1927-06-11

59th Belmont: Earl Sande riding Chance Shot wins in 2:32.6

1931-03-23

Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev embrace the gallows during the Indian struggle for independence. Their request to be shot by a firing squad is refused.

1932-07-06

Cubs shortstop Bill Jurges is shot twice in Chicago hotel room by a spurned girlfriend, Violet Popovich Valli

1934-01-15

While robbing the First National Bank in East Chicago, Indianapolis, Dillinger is shot several times by officer William O'Malley, but survives because he is wearing a bullet proof vest.

1934-10-22

In East Liverpool, Ohio, notorious bank robber Pretty Boy Floyd is shot and killed by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents.

1934-11-11

1st penalty shot vs Toronto Maple Leafs, Mondou (Mont) unsuccessful

1934-12-11

1st Toronto Maple Leaf penalty shot, Conacher unsuccessful vs Rangers

1935-10-23

Dutch Schultz, Abe Landau, Otto Berman, and Bernard "Lulu" Rosencrantz are fatally shot at a saloon in Newark, New Jersey in what will become known as The Chophouse Massacre.

1936-02-08

1st successful Toronto Maple Leaf penalty shot, Conacher vs Rangers

1937-03-25

Lionel Conacher misses on 1st Stanley Cup penalty shot

1940-05-27

World War II: In the Le Paradis massacre, 97 soldiers from a Royal Norfolk Regiment unit are shot after surrendering to German troops.

1940-08-08

31 German aircraft shot down over England

1940-08-11

38 German aircrafts shot down above England

1940-08-13

Hermann Goering's "Adler Tag" (Eagle day); 45-48 German aircraft shot down over Southern England (Battle of Britain)

1940-08-16

45 German aircrafts shot down over England

1940-08-18

71 German aircraft shot down above England

1940-09-09

28 German aircraft shot down above England

1940-09-18

19 German aircraft shot down above England

1940-09-27

55 German aircrafts shot down above England

1940-09-30

47 German aircraft shot down above England

1940-10-02

17 German aircrafts shot down above England

1940-10-04

12 German aircrafts shot down above England

1941-05-11

1st Messerschmidt 109F shot down above England

1941-08-07

551 Jews are shot in Kishnev ghetto in Romania

1941-09-11

FDR orders any Axis ship found in American waters be shot at on sight

1942-05-27

Reinhard Heydrich, Nazi "Deputy Reich Protector of the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia" is shot & mortally wounded in Prague in in Operation Anthropoid

1943-01-30

German under officers shot down in Haarlem Neth

1943-02-06

1st Spitfire in action above Darwin, Australia, Mu Ki-46 shot down

1943-06-05

President Laurel was shot around 4 times with a 45 caliber pistol while playing golf at the Wack Wack Golf Course in Mandaluyong

1943-07-11

US 82nd Airborne division shot at by "friendly fire" in Sicily

1943-08-18

Otto Skorzeny's Heinkel-111 shot down at Sardinia

1943-11-03

P-47D Thunderbolt shot down above North Holland

1944-01-03

World War II: Top Ace Major Greg "Pappy" Boyington is shot down in his Corsair by Captain Masajiro Kawato flying a Zero.

1944-03-27

40 Jewish policemen in Riga, Latvia, ghetto are shot by the Gestapo

1944-04-26

1st B-29 attacked by Japanese fighters, one fighter shot down

1948-04-20

Walter P Reuther UAW pres shot & wounded at his home in Detroit

1948-07-14

Palmiro Togliatti, leader of the Italian Communist Party, is shot near to the Italian Parliament.

1949-06-15

Phils Eddie Waitkus, shot by Ruth Steinhagen, 19, at Eddgewater Hotel

1950-04-11

US B-29 bomber shot down above Latvia

1953-07-29

US bombers shot down at north of Wladiwostok

1954-04-22

NBA adopts 24-second shot clock & 6 team-foul rule

1954-05-08

1st shot-put over 60' (18.29 m)-Parry O'Brien, Los Angeles, CA

1954-09-06

US plane shot down above Siberia

1954-10-30

1st use of 24-sec shot clock in pro basketball (Rochester vs Boston)

1954-11-07

US spy plane shot down North of Japan

1955-06-22

US air patrol plane shot down above Bering sea

1955-07-27

Israeli passenger plane shot down above Bulgaria, 58 die

1955-09-01

2 Egyptian fighters shot down over Israel

1958-09-02

U.S. Air Force C-130A-II is shot down by fighters over Yerevan, Armenia when it strays into Soviet airspace while conducting a sigint mission. All crew lost.

1959-04-09

Bill Sharman hits a NBA record 56 consecutive foul shot

1962-07-06

Nuclear test shot Sedan; part of Operation Plowshare.

1962-08-17

E German border guards shot & kill Peter Fechter, 18, attempting to cross Berlin Wall into western sector

1964-03-10

US reconnaissance plane shot down over East Germany

1965-02-21

Rights activist Malcolm X is shot dead by Nation of Islam followers at Audubon Ballroom in New York

1967-02-22

Sling-shot goal post & 6' wide border around field are standard in NFL

1968-02-01

Famous photo: Saigon police chief Nguyen Ngoc Loan executes a Viet Cong officer with a pistol shot to head

1968-02-06

Former Pres Dwight Eisenhower shot a hole-in-one

1968-04-09

Minn's Wayne Connelly is 1st to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot

1968-06-06

Senator robert kennedy dies from his wounds after he was shot the previous night.

1969-08-18

Mick Jagger accidentally shot while filming "Ned Kelly"

1969-10-11

Three people shot dead during street violence in the loyalist Shankill area of Belfast

1969-10-16

100-1 shot NY Mets beat Orioles 5-3 & win 66th World Series in 5

1970-03-06

A Catholic man is shot dead by British soldiers in Belfast, North Ireland

1970-04-03

As part of a new 'get tough' policy in Northern Ireland, Ian Freeland of the British Army, warned that those throwing petrol bombs could be shot dead

1970-07-31

Daniel O'Hagan (19), a Catholic civilian, is shot dead by the British Army during a serious riot in the New Lodge Road area of Belfast, Northern Ireland

1970-09-30

A Protestant man is shot and killed by Loyalists in Belfast, North Ireland

1970-11-16

Two men are shot dead by the Irish Republican Army (IRA)

1970-12-23

A Protestant man is shot dead at his home in Belfast, North Ireland

1971-01-27

The body of a man who had been shot dead is found in Belfast

1971-02-06

Bernard Watt (28), a Catholic civilian, is shot and killed by the British Army (BA) during street disturbances in Ardoyne, Belfast

1971-02-06

James Saunders (22), a member of the IRA, is shot and killed by the British Army during a gun battle near the Oldpark Road, Belfast

1971-02-26

Two Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are shot and killed by the Irish Republican Army while on a mobile patrol in the Ardoyne area of Belfast, North Ireland

1971-05-15

Irish Republican Army member William 'Billy' Reid is shot dead by British soldiers in Belfast

1971-08-07

A Catholic man is shot dead by a British soldier in Belfast

1971-08-08

A British soldier is shot dead by the Irish Republican Army in Belfast

1971-08-11

4 people are shot dead in separate incidents in Belfast; three of them by the British Army, as violence continues following the introduction of Internment and Operation Demetrius

1971-10-23

Two female members of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) are shot dead by the British Army in the Lower Falls area of Belfast

1971-10-23

Three Catholic civilians are shot dead by the British Army during an attempted robbery in Newry, County Down

1971-10-24

A member of the Irish Republican Army (IRA) is shot dead by undercover Royal Ulster Constabulary officers during a bomb attack in Belfast

1971-10-25

A man dies two days after being shot during an Irish Republican Army attack on the British Army in Belfast

1971-11-18

A British soldier is shot dead by the Irish Republican Army (IRA) in Belfast

1971-11-27

Two Customs officials are shot by an Irish Republican Army sniper firinge upon a British Army patrol investigating a bomb attack on a Customs Post near Newry, County Armagh

1971-12-07

An off duty member of the Ulster Defence Regiment is shot dead by members of the Irish Republican Army in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland

1972-01-27

Two Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are shot dead in an attack on their patrol car in the Creggan Road, Derry

1972-01-30

'Bloody Sunday': 27 unarmed civilians are shot (of whom 14 were killed) by the British Army during a civil rights march in Derry; this is the highest death toll from a single shooting incident during 'the Troubles'

1972-02-10

Two British soldiers are killed in a land mine attack near Cullyhanna, County Armagh; An IRA member is shot dead during an exchange of gunfire with RUC officers

1972-02-25

Attempted assassination of Minister of State for Home Affairs John Taylor who is shot a number of times (the Official Irish Republican Army later claimed responsibility)

1972-03-01

Two Catholic teenagers were shot dead by the Royal Ulster Constabulary while 'joy riding' in a stolen car in Belfast

1972-03-14

Two IRA members shot dead by British soldiers in the Bogside area of Derry

1972-04-15

A member of the Official Irish Republican Army is shot dead by British soldiers at Joy Street in the Markets area of Belfast close to his home

1972-04-15

A member of the British Army is shot dead by the Official IRA in the Divis area of Belfast.

1972-04-16

Two British soldiers are shot dead by the Official Irish Republican Army (OIRA) in separate incidents in Derry

1972-05-14

A 13 year old Catholic girl is shot dead by Loyalist paramilitaries in Ballymurphy, Belfast

1972-06-19

A Catholic civilian is shot dead by the Provisional Irish Republican Army in the Cracked Cup Social Club, Belfast

1972-07-02

Two Catholic civilians are shot and killed in Belfast by Loyalist paramilitaries, probably the Ulster Defence Association (UDA)

1972-07-05

Two Protestant brothers are found shot dead outside of Belfast (There was speculation that they were killed by Loyalists because they had Catholic girlfriends)

1972-07-18

The 100th British soldier to die in the conflict is shot by a sniper in Belfast

1972-07-22

2 Catholics are abducted, beaten, and shot dead in a Loyalist area of Belfast

1972-08-14

A Catholic civilian is shot dead during an IRA attack on a British Army patrol in Belfast

1972-08-16

Morocco King Hassan II's B727 shot at

1972-10-12

Billy Harris failed in 1st Islander penalty shot

1972-10-16

2 members of the Offical Irish Republican Army are shot dead by the British Army in County Tyrone

1973-06-25

Udo Beyer of East Germany puts the shot a record 20.47 m

1974-03-05

Ralph Stewart failed in 2nd Islander penalty shot

1974-12-05

1st Wash Cap penalty shot, Tom Williams unsuccessful vs Buff Sabres

1974-12-05

Tom Williams is unsuccessful on Wash Capitals 1st NHL penalty shot

1975-02-01

1st successful Wash Cap penalty shot, Ken Lockett vs Vancouver Canucks

1975-02-01

Lorne Henning scores on 3rd Islander penalty shot

1975-02-08

Caps only got one shot in a period against Islanders

1975-05-09

Brian Oldfield shot puts 22.86 m (world record)

1975-05-10

Brian Oldfield of US put shot 75', an unofficial record

1975-10-22

Turkish diplomat shot to death in Vienna

1975-10-24

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Paris

1976-01-09

Bryan Trottier failed in 4th Islander penalty shot

1976-07-30

4 Protestant civilians were shot dead at a pub off Milltown Road, Belfast; the attack was claimed by the Republican Action Force

1976-08-10

A Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteer is shot dead by the British Army as he drove along a road in Belfast; his car then went out of control and killed 3 children, sparking a series of "peace rallies" throughout the month by a group that became known as 'Peace People'

1977-01-16

Cap's H Monahan scored on 2nd penalty shot against Islanders

1977-04-07

German Federal Prosecutor Siegfried Buback and his driver are shot by two Red Army Faction members while waiting at a red light.

1977-11-13

25th Islander shut-out Resch 6-0 Gilles scores on 5th penalty shot

1977-11-19

Canuck's Ron Sedlbauer fails on 3rd penalty shot against Islanders

1978-01-28

Ranger's Don Murdoch failed on 4th penalty shot against Islanders

1978-03-06

Hustler publisher Larry Flynt shot & crippled by a sniper in Ga

1978-03-07

Canuck's Ron Sedlbauer fails on 5th penalty shot against Islanders

1978-03-20

Flyers' Rick MacLeash scores on 6th penalty shot against Islanders

1978-12-05

Islanders took 28 shots in 1 period vs Penguins Penguins' Ross Lonsberry failed on 7th penalty shot against Islanders

1979-01-17

NY Islanders didn't get a shot off in 1 period against NY Rangers

1979-08-03

Fastest jai-alai shot (188 mph), Jose Arieto at Newport Jai Alai, RI

1979-10-06

Harry Drake set long distance footbow shot record of 2,006 yds 1'9"

1979-11-24

Kings' Charley Simmer fails on 8th penalty shot against Islanders

1980-03-21

On TV show Dallas, J.R. is shot

1980-11-21

Dallas' "Who Shot JR?" episode (Kristen) gets a 53.3 rating (83 mill) in the US

1980-12-14

Anders Kailur scores on 6th Islander penalty shot

1981-03-30

Pres Reagan shot & wounded by John W Hinckley III

1981-04-11

Ronald Reagan arrives home from hospital after Hinkley shot him

1981-04-17

Ranger's Anders Hedberg is 2nd to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot

1981-05-13

Pope John Paul II is shot and critically wounded by Turkish gunman Mehemet Ali Agca in St Peter's Square, Vatican City

1981-05-30

Bangladesh Pres Ziaur Rahman is shot by group of rebel officers

1982-03-17

4 Dutch TV crew members shot dead in El Salvador

1982-04-12

3 CBS employees shot to death in NYC parking lot

1982-12-08

Clark Gilles fails in 7th Islander penalty shot

1983-02-17

Bob Bourne fails on 8th Islander penalty shot

1983-04-09

Caps 2-Isles 6 -Patrick Semis-Denis Potvin fails on penalty shot

1983-06-25

Udo Beyer of East Germany sets record for shot put, 22.22 m

1983-08-28

Joseph Kreckman sets record of 2,215 clay pigeons shot in an hour

1983-09-01

Korean Boeing 747, flight 007, strays into Siberia & is shot down by a Soviet jet

1983-12-27

Pope John Paul II pardons man who shot him (Mehmet Ali Agca)

1984-01-26

Nordiques' Michel Goulet scored on 9th penalty shot against Islanders

1984-04-17

During Libyan Embassy demonstration in London, British police officer Yvonne Fletcher shot dead

1984-04-24

Oiler's Wayne Gretzky is 3rd to score on a Stanley Cup penalty shot

1984-10-13

Blackhawk Bill Gardner scores on 10th penalty shot against Islanders

1984-11-18

Flyers' Ron Sutter fails on 11th penalty shot against Islanders

1984-12-17

NJ Devils 1st penalty shot-Rocky Trottier scores against Edmonton

1985-01-05

Bryan Trottier failed on 9th Islander penalty shot

1985-01-13

Blackhawk Doug Wilson failed on 12th penalty shot against Islanders

1985-02-08

Bruce Morris, Marshall Univ, makes a 92' 5½" basketball shot

1985-04-14

Bob Carpenter is unsuccessful on Wash Caps 1st playoff penalty shot

1986-08-20

Postal worker Patrick Sherrill shot 14 fellow workers dead in Edmond, Oklahoma

1987-02-04

Sacramento Kings score only 4 points 1st quarter against Lakers; fewest in a period since introduction of 24 second shot-clock in 1954

1987-02-15

Craig Stadler disqualified from Andy Williams Open for kneeling on a towel to make a shot

1987-03-26

Natl Fed of High School adopts college 3 point shot (21 feet)

1987-12-07

43 die in Pacific Southwest Airline crash in California (man shot pilots)

1988-03-06

3 IRA suspects shot dead in Gibraltar by SAS officers

1990-09-06

US citizen is shot in Kuwait; oil markets surge on aggressive U.S. statements toward Iraq

1991-01-17

Operation Desert Storm: 1st US pilot shot down (Jeffrey Zahn)

1991-05-03

Cam Neely is injured on a cheap shot by Ulf Samuelsson, an injury that would limit him to only 162 games for the remainder of his NHL career and force him to retire at 31

1991-05-05

A riot breaks out in the Mt. Pleasant section of Washington, D.C. after a Salvadoran man is shot by police.

1991-07-08

Major league umpire Steve Palermo & former NFL defensive lineman Terence Mann were shot trying to help 2 waitresses from being robbed

1992-06-19

Guardian Angel Curtis Sliwa is shot twice in NYC

1993-01-25

Five people were shot outside CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia resulting in two murders.

1993-04-28

NY Islanders beat Wash Caps 4 to 1 in playoffs, Caps Dale Hunter attacks Pierre Turgeon after scoring, in hockey's worst cheap shot

1993-08-19

George Tiller, abortion doctor, shot in his arms by Rachelle Shannon

1993-09-22

A Transair Georgian Airlines Tu-154 is shot down by a missile in Sukhumi, Georgia.

1994-04-06

The Rwandan Genocide begins when the aircraft carrying Rwandan president Juvénal Habyarimana and Burundian president Cyprien Ntaryamira is shot down.

1996-03-13

Dunblane massacre: in Dunblane, Scotland, 16 children and 1 teacher are shot dead by spree killer Thomas Hamilton who then commits suicide.

1996-06-26

Irish Journalist Veronica Guerin is shot in her car while in traffic in the outskirts of Dublin

1996-09-07

Rap artist Tupac Shahur shot multiple times in drive by shooting in Las Vegas, dies 6 days later

1996-11-07

NFL/Heisman Trophy Winner Mike Rozier, is shot several times

1998-10-11

A Congo Airlines Boeing 727 is shot down by rebels in Kindu, Democratic Republic of the Congo, killing 40 people.

1999-02-04

Unarmed West African immigrant Amadou Diallo is shot dead by four plainclothes New York City police officers on an unrelated stake-out, inflaming race-relations in the city.

2000-12-24

The Texas 7 hold up a sports store in Irving, Texas. Police officer Aubrey Hawkins is shot during the robbery.

2001-07-20

Italy: The 27th Annual G8 summit opens in Genoa. An Italian protester in Genoa, Carlo Giuliani, is shot by police.

2002-05-06

Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn is shot and killed by an animal rights activist.

2002-12-23

A MQ-1 Predator is shot down by an Iraqi MiG-25, making it the first time in history that an aircraft and an unmanned drone had engaged in combat.

2004-03-19

A Swedish DC-3 shot down by a Russian MiG-15 in the 1950s is finally recovered after years of work. The remains of the crew are left in place, pending further investigations.

2004-03-19

Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian is shot just before the country's presidential election on March 20.

2005-08-12

Sri Lanka's foreign minister, Lakshman Kadirgamar, is fatally shot by an LTTE (Tamil Tigers) sniper at his home.

2005-12-06

Several villagers are shot dead during protests in Dongzhou, China.

2005-12-07

Rigoberto Alpizar, a passenger on American Airlines Flight 924 who allegedly claimed to have a bomb, is shot and killed by a team of US federal air marshals at Miami International Airport.

2006-04-08

Shedden massacre: The bodies of eight men, all shot to death, are found in a field in Ontario, Canada. The murders are soon linked to the Bandidos motorcycle gang.

2008-06-25

Atlantis Plastics shooting, An employee shot and killed five people after an argument, which ended in the gunman's suicide in Henderson, Kentucky.

2011-08-06

A helicopter containing members of Navy SEAL 6 is shot down in Afghanistan killing 38.

2012-03-13

19 people are shot dead in a bus attack in Ethiopia

2012-08-13

Nadzeya Ostapchuk of Belarus is stripped of her shot-put gold medal after failing a drugs test

2012-09-30

Two opposition Venezuelan politicians are shot dead a week before the presidential election

2012-10-24

3 people are shot dead and two critically wounded after being shot by an unknown gunman in Downey, California

2012-11-06

5 people are shot at a poultry processing plant in Fresno, California

2012-12-14

28 people, including 20 children, are shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut

2013-01-25

6 civilians and 1 police officer are shot dead and 456 people are injured during a nationwide protest against Egypt's 2011 revolution

2014-02-03

2 students are shot & killed in a school shooting in Moscow

2014-06-14

49 people are killed after a Ukrainian Ilyushin Il-76 airlifter is shot down

2014-07-17

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crashes (presumed shot down by either pro-Russian separatists or the Ukrainian militia), killing all 283 passengers and 15 crew on board

2014-09-18

8 people (including 2 children) are shot dead in Bell, Florida

2015-10-27

Three Palestinians shot dead after knife attacks: Israeli army

2015-11-03

9-year-old shot to death in Chicago alley

2015-12-11

Honduras national soccer player Arnold Peralta shot dead at shopping mall

2016-02-28

Ohio pastor shot dead at church, and his brother has been arrested

2016-03-10

Pro-gun mom shot in the back by 4-year-old son

2016-04-20

Thousands rally to call for release of Israeli soldier who shot Palestinian assailant

2016-05-29

Cincinnati zoo gorilla shot dead as boy falls into enclosure

2016-06-11

Former Voice contestant Christina Grimmie shot dead in Orlando

2016-07-12

2 Bailiffs Shot to Death at Michigan Courthouse

2016-07-18

3 officers shot and killed in Baton Rouge

2016-08-14

Muslim cleric and associate shot to death on New York street

2016-09-18

Man stabs eight at Minnesota mall, is shot to death by off-duty officer

2016-09-18

Minnesota stabbing: Eight injured, suspect shot dead

2016-09-22

Man fatally shot in Charlotte protests over US police shooting

2016-10-09

2 Police Officers Are Shot and Killed in Palm Springs, Calif.

2016-10-17

US sprinter Tyson Gay's daughter, 15, shot dead in Kentucky

2017-01-07

Fort Lauderdale airport shooting: Five people shot dead by Florida gunman

2017-05-21

13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

2017-06-08

Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

2018-02-15

Ex-student arrested after 17 shot dead at Florida high school

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Shot - Notable Birthdays

Samuel ColtJul 19, 1814

Shot - Birthdays
Date Event
1814-07-19

Samuel Colt, Hartford Connecticut, US inventor/industrialist (Colt 6 shot revolver), (d. 1862)

1868-05-03

Julia Arthur, The Woman the Germans Shot

1870-10-01

Pieter van Essen, Dutch artillery officer/inventor (grape-shot shells)

1877-02-25

Aleksander Bogusinski, The Shot

1878-11-17

George MacFarlane, Half Shot at Sunrise

1878-9-17

Vincenzo Tommasini, A Pistol Shot

1882-03-06

Guy Kibbee, El Paso TX, actor (Big Shot)

1883-03-11

Homer Croy, I Shot Jesse James

1890-12-15

Rudy Bowman, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1891-01-12

Mary Read, Half Shot at Sunrise

1896-11-21

Marvin Loback, The Big Shot

1896-12-31

Ronald Adam, Herefordshire England, actor (Phantom Shot)

1905-03-30

Bryan 'Slim' Hightower, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1907-03-23

Veljko Maricic, Winnetou: The Last Shot

1907-05-24

Willis Bouchey, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1907-11-21

Jim Bishop, author (The Day Lincoln was Shot)

1908-12-02

Robert F Simon, Mansfield Oh, actor (Man who shot Liberty Valance)

1908-12-02

Robert F. Simon, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1910-03-15

Philip Mitchell, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1910-08-01

Roberta Robinson, Half Shot at Sunrise

1910-10-05

Jirí Kostka, The Last Shot

1912-01-13

Paul Birch, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1912-02-16

Assia Noris, A Pistol Shot

1912-12-13

Dusan Antonijevic, Winnetou: The Last Shot

1913-11-28

Harry Bartell, I Shot an Arrow into the Air

1914-06-05

Rose Hill, singer/actress (Nicholas Nickleby, Shot in the Dark)

1914-06-05

Rose Hill, A Shot in the Dark

1915-04-25

Richard Deming, A Shot in the Arm

1915-12-10

Asmund Rostrup, The Echo of a Shot

1916-02-11

Saulo Benavente, Alias Big Shot

1916-06-16

Hank Luisetti, NBA forward (1st to use a one-handed shot)

1916-07-24

Victor Baring, A Shot in the Dark

1916-08-31

Louise Montana, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1916-11-26

Gerald Tueber, Slap Shot

1917-02-27

John Connally, (Gov-D/R-Texas), shot in Kennedy motorcade

1917-10-23

Ralph Morse, Moon Shot

1917-11-09

Marvin Weldon, Slap Shot

1918-04-04

Gregg Dunn, Shot by Request

1921-03-05

Austin Dempster, A Shot in the Dark

1921-07-20

Dennis Selinger, Long Shot

1922-08-15

Peter Berkos, Slap Shot

1922-11-17

Vanda Godsell, A Shot in the Dark

1922-12-20

George Roy Hill, dir (Slap Shot, Little Drummer Girl, Little Romance)

1922-12-23

Micheline Ostermeyer, France, shot-put/discus thrower (Oly-gold-1948)

1922-9-01

Wendie Lee, I Shot Billy the Kid

1923-10-25

Bobby Thomson, Miracle Ball: The Hunt for the Shot Heard Around the World

1923-11-18

Alan Shepard, Moon Shot

1923-11-21

Howard Greene, A Shot in the Dark

1924-03-01

Deke Slayton, Moon Shot

1925-9-27

Robert Edwards, The Shot That Shook the World

1926-01-06

Ralph Branca, Shot Heard 'Round the World

1926-07-12

Beah Richards, Vicksburg MS, actress/playwright (Big Shot, Generation)

1927-06-29

Maurice Kaufmann, A Shot in the Dark

1928-04-23

Howard Benedict, Moon Shot

1928-05-21

Miha Baloh, Winnetou: The Last Shot

1928-07-14

Moira Redmond, A Shot in the Dark

1928-10-19

Denis Cameron, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1929-03-21

Joe Nolan, Slap Shot

1929-05-01

Sonny James, Slap Shot

1932-01-28

W Parry O'Brien, California, shot putter (Oly-2 gold/silver-52, 56, 60, 64)

1932-03-16

Tom Pittman, High School Big Shot

1932-05-13

Dan Hodge, One More Shot

1932-08-08

Joseph Hoover, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1932-10-25

Alberto Argibay, Alias Big Shot

1933-03-15

Barbara English, Shot by Request

1933-06-15

Brian Duffy, The Man Who Shot the 60s

1933-08-10

Bill Nieder, shot putter, (Olympic-gold-1960)

1934-04-07

Dick Roberge, Slap Shot

1934-06-16

Ole Ishøy, The Echo of a Shot

1934-10-04

Connie Madigan, Slap Shot

1934-9-02

Hilla Becher, Andreas Gursky: Long Shot Close Up

1935-07-11

Earlene Dennis Brown, Latero Tx, shot putter (Olympic-bronze-1960)

1935-07-13

Don Reiker, A Double Shot of Nepenthe

1936-04-26

Ted Otis, I Shot an Arrow into the Air

1937-05-09

Danny Belisle, Slap Shot

1937-05-10

Tamara Press, USSR, shot putter/discus thrower (Oly-gold-60)

1937-11-11

Warner Wolf, Miracle Ball: The Hunt for the Shot Heard Around the World

1938-02-25

Blake Ball, Slap Shot

1939-10-13

Melinda Dillon, Hope Ark, actress (Close Encounters, Slap Shot)

1940-11-05

Elke Sommer, [Elke Schletz], Berlin Germany, actress (A Shot in the Dark, The Oscar)

1940-11-05

Elke Sommer, A Shot in the Dark

1941-05-13

Brigitte Kolerus, The Echo of a Shot

1941-06-29

Margritta Gummel, German DR, shot putter (Olympic-gold-1968)

1941-08-12

Jennifer Warren, NYC, actress (Slap Shot, Fatal Beauty, Mutant)

1941-08-12

Jennifer Warren, Slap Shot

1941-11-19

Ivanka Khristova, Bulgaria, shot putter (Olympic-gold-1976)

1941-12-03

Bronislav Krizan, David Sandel's Last Shot

1942-05-28

Árpád Szirmai, Shot Through the Heart

1943-11-27

John Gofton, Slap Shot

1944-05-25

Stephanie Turner, Shot Gun

1944-09-06

Swoosie Kurtz, Omaha Nebraska, actress (Slap Shot, Garp, Sisters)

1944-12-04

John Allen, The Odd Angry Shot

1945-01-04

Brian Evis, The Odd Angry Shot

1945-03-05

Randy Matson, US, shot putter (Olympic-gold-1968)

1945-04-14

Uwe Beyer, German DR, shot-putter (Olympic-gold-1976)

1945-04-16

Stefan Grossman, Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice

1945-09-29

Nadezhda Chizova, USSR, shot putter (Oly-gold/silv/bronze-68/72/76)

1945-10-22

Yvan Ponton, Slap Shot

1946-01-24

Michael Ontkean, Vancouver BC, actor (Rookies, Slap Shot, Twin Peaks)

1946-11-22

Aston Barrett, Jamaican reggae bassist (I Shot the Sheriff)

1946-12-21

Roy Karch, I Think I Just Shot Her

1947-04-16

Galen Head, Slap Shot

1947-06-10

Reg Bechtold, Slap Shot

1948-01-01

Reggie Krezanski, Slap Shot

1948-10-18

Francine Lefrak, Shot Through the Heart

1948-11-05

Ronald L. Docken, Slap Shot

1949-02-02

Jeremiah Newton, I Shot Andy Warhol

1949-07-13

Helena Fibingerova, Czech, shot putter (Olympic-bronze-1976)

1949-08-23

Geoff Capes, shot putter

1950-08-21

Arthur Bremer, American criminal, who shot George C Wallace in May 1972.

1950-9-09

Adrienne Bór, Warning Shot

1951-02-09

Mikal Gilmore, Shot in the Heart

1951-06-11

Maren Seidler, Brooklyn New York, American shot putter (Olympics-11th-1968)

1951-07-13

Mark Bousquet, Slap Shot

1953-01-22

Jean Rosario Tetreault, Slap Shot

1953-07-05

Guido Tenesi, Slap Shot

1953-07-20

Jeff Carlson, Slap Shot

1953-11-18

Kevin Nealon, Bridgeport Conn, actor (SNL, Hot Shot, Coneheads)

1954-02-04

Andrew Buckland, Shot Down

1954-04-12

David Hanson, Slap Shot

1954-04-24

Brent Michael, Jose Canseco: Last Shot

1954-07-11

Viktória Bajza, Shot Through the Heart

1955-05-29

John Hinckley Jr, shot & wounded President Reagan (1981)

1955-08-26

Steve Carlson, Slap Shot

1956-09-24

Ilona Briesenick-Slupianek, German DR, shot-putter (Olympic-gold-1980)

1957-10-01

Jeff Franzen, The Shot That Shook the World

1957-10-26

Hugh Dallas, A Shot at Glory

1957-12-20

John R. Price II, Shot Your Load

1960-06-27

Brian Drillinger, I Shot a Man in Vegas

1960-08-12

Allison Eikeren, Who Shot Patakango?

1960-10-29

Michael Carter, Dallas Tx, shot putter (Olympic-silver-1984)

1960-12-17

Ken Mora, Magnum Farce: A Shot in the Park

1961-01-18

Mark Messier, Slap Shot 3: The Junior League

1961-05-26

Martha Thimmesch, The Day Lincoln Was Shot

1961-11-10

Ramona Pagel, Los Angeles California, shot putter

1962-01-14

Patricia Morrison, Sisters of Mercy: Shot Rev 2.0

1962-01-27

James F Doehring, Santa Barbara CA, shot putter (Olympics-silver-1992)

1962-08-05

Ramsay Gilderdale, Who Shot Barbara?

1962-08-12

Jeanne Waltz, A Parting Shot

1962-11-12

Renee Rogers, How Do We Know We Aren't Going to Get Shot?

1962-12-26

Gábor Pintér, Shot Through the Heart

1962-9-25

Bruce Kent, Slap Shot

1963-11-12

Kathryn Keats, Kiss Shot

1964-11-26

Lia Williams, Shot Through the Heart

1965-04-30

Daniela Costian, Australian discus/shot putter (Olympics-96)

1965-07-09

Bruno Molino, Create Your Own Shot

1965-12-22

Sean Kerns, A Shot at Glory

1966-03-20

Riikka Pitkonen, Pot Shot

1966-05-05

Josh Weinstein, Who Shot Mr. Burns?: Part 2

1966-06-16

[Eric] Randy Barnes, Charleston WV, shot putter (Oly-silv/gold-88, 96)

1967-04-17

Gabriella Fon, Shot Through the Heart

1967-12-29

Kevin Toth, Cleveland Ohio, shot putter

1968-08-16

Donovan Leitch Jr, actor/musician (I Shot Andy Warhol)

1968-10-08

Todd Harkins, Slap Shot 3: The Junior League

1968-10-29

Dave Hoffman, Larry Hagman: One More Shot

1969-02-23

Bill Kotsatos, Martini's Shot

1969-08-28

Mary McCartney, Who Shot Rock & Roll: The Film

1970-03-24

Jacob J. Young, The Martini Shot

1970-08-30

Robert Ketterer, Shot

1970-12-18

Michael Stark Barnett, Shot of Faith

1971-03-16

Jason Jennings, Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice

1971-12-14

Lisa-Marie Vizaniari, Australian discus/shot putter (Olympics-96)

1972-03-31

John Godina, Fort Sill Oklahoma, shot putter/discus thrower (Oly-silver-96)

1972-04-14

Bob Dinatale Jr., The Martini Shot

1972-9-23

Geeda Searfoorce, Martini's Shot

1973-01-25

Whit Johnson, Less than 1%/The Lucky One/Sure Shot?/On the Road/Patti Smith/No Foolin'

1974-04-01

Colby Donaldson, The Long Shot

1974-06-26

Ecija Ojdanic, One Shot

1974-07-27

Dan Gordon-Levitt, Moon Shot

1974-08-21

Amy Fisher, Long Island NY, shot Mary Jo Buttafucco

1975-08-05

Daryll Harkless, I Know Who Shot You

1975-11-04

Lorenzen Wright, Three Point Shot

1975-11-11

Cassandra Wilde, Private Black Label 9: Sex Shot

1976-01-08

Brad Snyder, Ontario, shot putter (Olympics-96)

1976-01-30

Bradley Kell, A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila

1976-02-17

Crown Princess, Buck Shot

1976-04-07

Erin Deis, Slap Shot 2: Breaking the Ice

1976-11-16

Mat Laskowski, Awesome; I Fuckin' Shot That!

1977-10-18

Christian Ryan, Shot to Pieces

1978-04-24

Big Ben Kennedy, The Money Shot

1978-08-02

Donny B. Lord, Final Shot: The Hank Gathers Story

1978-12-20

Gareth Myles, Shot at Dawn: A Silent Reminder

1978-9-12

Stephanie Steel, Private Black Label 9: Sex Shot

1979-02-02

Irini Terzoglou, Greek shot putter

1979-03-02

Amanda Ireton, Cast member of MTV's A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila

1979-11-04

Katja Love, Private Black Label 9: Sex Shot

1980-01-15

Heidi Liddell, Jose Canseco: Last Shot

1980-02-29

Nicholas J. Michalak, Kill Shot: Lou

1980-04-24

Nicole Thomson, Private Black Label 9: Sex Shot

1981-06-10

Amy LeBrocq, The Shot

1981-10-12

Eric Itzi, Buck Shot

1981-11-06

Lauren Baxter, Cover Shot

1981-11-09

Art Hall, The Money Shot

1982-9-04

Jacob Drake, Batman's Gonna Get Shot in the Face

1983-02-18

S. RaineBo Thunder, The Big Shot-Caller

1983-08-07

Laura Petela, Shot Through the Heart

1984-06-01

John Cureton, Big Shot Live

1984-12-28

Justice Coleman, Shot Into Smithereens

1985-02-07

Gary Carper, Shot Your Load

1985-05-14

Kris King, Screen Shot

1985-11-30

Oscar Lagerström Carlsson, The Seventh Shot

1986-02-13

Christine Bierman, The Long Shot

1986-02-24

Darren Burn, The Shot That Shook the World

1987-01-05

Jessica Ramos, Buck Shot

1987-06-07

Gabe Stowers, Last Shot with Judge Gunn

1987-9-22

Trevor Chong, Slap Shot 3: The Junior League

1988-9-21

Dean Kabeli, The Last Shot

1991-10-20

Miranda Ko, Blood Shot 3D

1994-05-26

Jack McGinn, A Shot at Glory

Shot - Notable Deaths

Joseph Smith JrJun 27, 1844

Samuel ColtJan 10, 1862

John Wilkes BoothApr 26, 1865

Wild Bill HickokAug 2, 1876

Jesse JamesApr 3, 1882

William McKinleySep 14, 1901

Butch CassidyNov 7, 1908

The Red BaronApr 21, 1918

Arnold RothsteinNov 6, 1928

John DillingerJul 22, 1934

Benito MussoliniApr 28, 1945

Siegel, gangsterJun 20, 1947

Lee Harvey OswaldNov 24, 1963

John LennonDec 8, 1980

Marvin GayeApr 1, 1984

Pablo EscobarDec 2, 1993

Gianni VersaceJul 15, 1997

Shot - Deaths
Date Event
1100-08-02

William II, [Rufus], king of England, shot in New Forest at 44

1598-12-16

Yi Sun-sin, Korean Naval Commander, shot at the naval Battle of Noryang. (b. 1545)

1629-06-18

Piet Hein, Dutch naval commander (Spanish silver fleet) and folk hero (b. 1577) shot by cannonball at 51

1676-08-12

King Philip, [Metacomet], leader Wampanoag-indians, shot to death

1718-12-11

Charles XII, King of Sweden (1697-1718), shot dead invading Norway at Fortress of Fredriksten

1810-01-28

Andrew Hofer, Tyrolian rebel against French & Bavarians, shot dead

1844-06-27

Hyrum Smith, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob in Carthage Ill

1844-06-27

Joseph Smith Jr, founder/leader (Mormon Church), shot by mob at 38

1848-06-27

Denis-Auguste Affre, archbsp of Paris (1840-48), shot to death at 54

1861-05-24

Elmer Ellsworth, US warrior (Chicago Zouaves), shot to death at 23

1861-05-24

James T Jackson, US landlord (doodde EE Ellsworth), shot dead)

1862-01-10

Samuel Colt, American inventor (6 shot revolver), dies at 47

1863-06-27

Martin E Green, Confederate brig-general, shot dead at 38

1865-04-26

John Wilkes Booth, assassin, is shot dead near Bowling Green VA at 27

1868-09-28

Thomas Carmichael Hindman, attorney/Confederate gen-mjr, shot at 40

1871-06-08

Satank, Kiowa indian chief, shot to death

1876-08-02

Wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's

1881-07-15

Billy the Kid [William H Bonney], shot by sheriff Pat Garrett at 21

1882-04-03

Jesse James, outlaw, shot dead at 34, in St Joseph Mo by Robert Ford

1901-09-14

Pres William McKinley, dies in Buffalo, after being shot 8 days earlier by anarchist, Leon Czolgosz

1906-06-25

Stanford White, Architect, shot dead atop Madison Square Garden which he designed by Harry Thaw jealous husband of Evelyn Nesbit

1908-11-07

Butch Cassidy [Robert LeRoy Parker], American train and bank robber, shot by Bolivian soldiers at 42

1910-10-15

Stanley "Midnight Assassin" Ketchel, heavy weight boxing champ, shot & killed

1911-09-18

Russian Premier Peter Stolypin (1906-11), shot and murdered at the Kiev Opera House aged 49

1918-04-21

"Red Baron", [Manfred von Richtofen], shot down in WW I at 25

1918-04-21

Manfred von Richthofen [The Red Baron], German pilot dies after his plane his shot down at 25

1918-07-17

Alexandra Fjodorova, wife of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death at 46

1918-07-17

Botkin, personal physician of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-07-17

Charitonov, cook of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-07-17

Demidova, lady in waiting of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-07-17

Maria Romanova, daughter of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-07-17

Olga Romanova, daughter of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-07-17

Tatyana Romanova, daughter of RussianTsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-07-17

Trupp, lackey of Tsar Nicholas II, shot to death

1918-09-03

Fanya Kaplan, Russian who shot at Lenin on Aug 30th, executed

1920-09-05

Robert Harron, actor (Intolerance), accidental shot to death at 27

1920-12-21

Claude Tozer, cricketer (dashing NSW batsman, shot to death

1928-11-06

Arnold Rothstein, US businessman/gambler, shot to death at 46

1932-02-22

George MacFarlane, Half Shot at Sunrise

1932-04-07

Erv A Kelley, US policeman, shot to death by Pretty Boy Floyd

1934-07-22

John Dillinger, shot dead at Biograph Theater in Chicago, at 33

1934-10-22

Charles "Pretty Boy" Floyd, gangster, shot dead at 30 by FBI in Ohio

1934-11-27

"Baby Face" Nelson, [Lester Gillis], gangster, shot by FBI at 26

1935-09-08

Carl Austin Weiss, murderer of Sen Huey Long, shot down

1938-08-18

Marvin Loback, The Big Shot

1939-11-09

Dirk Klop, Dutch intelligence lt, shot by German Abwehr

1940-10-11

Lluís Companys, President of Generalitat of Catalonia (shot) (b. 1882)

1941-02-26

Jan Keizer, Zaanse February striker, shot to death

1942-06-18

Adolf Opalka, Czech resistance fighter, shot down

1942-11-19

Bruno Schulz, Polish writer and painter (shot) (b. 1892)

1943-02-05

Wim Gertenbach, Dutch resistance fighter (Slogan), shot by Nazis

1943-02-09

... Reydons, wife of General Reydons, shot to death by resistance

1943-02-10

Wa'er, shot dead by Defiance

1943-06-01

Leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50

1944-01-21

Heinrich zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, German major/pilot, shot down

1944-08-25

Krijn van den Helm, resistance fighter (KP Leeuwarden), shot to death

1944-11-28

Bijnen, Dutch opposition leader (LKP), shot to death in Apeldoorn

1945-03-26

Isaack Stouten, resistance fighter, shot to death at 29

1945-04-28

Benito Mussolini, Fascist dictator of Italy, shot by communist partisans at 61

1946-06-10

Ananda Mahidol, king of Siam, shot dead at 20

1947-06-20

Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel, gangster, shot dead in Beverly Hills Cal

1948-04-14

Walter P Reuther, Pres (United Auto Workers), shot at his home

1949-04-28

Aurora Quezon, First Lady of the Philippines (shot) (b. 1888)

1949-08-14

Husni al-Barazi, premier of Syria, shot to death

1949-08-14

Husni el-Zaim, president/dictator of Syria, shot to death

1950-03-28

Julia Arthur, The Woman the Germans Shot

1950-07-05

Salvatore Giuliano, Sicilian bandit, shot by police

1950-12-23

Vincenzo Tommasini, A Pistol Shot

1951-07-20

Mustafa Shuqri Ashu, tailor/murderer of king Abdullah, shot to death

1953-12-03

Aleksander Bogusinski, The Shot

1958-10-31

Tom Pittman, High School Big Shot

1959-01-20

Carl Switzer, actor (Alfalfa-Our Gang), shot to death at 31

1959-04-22

Friedrich Franz Stampe, The Shot in the Talker Studio

1959-10-19

Boughera El Quafi, marathoner (Olympic-gold-1928), shot to death at 60

1962-02-20

Roberta Robinson, Half Shot at Sunrise

1962-10-27

Rudolph Anderson, U-2 pilot, shot down over Cuba

1963-06-12

Medgar Evers, NAACP official, shot in Jackson Miss at 37

1963-11-24

Lee Harvey Oswald, JFK's assassinator 2 days earlier, shot dead by nightclub owner Jack Ruby live on TV

1964-12-11

Sam Cooke, Clarksdale, Mississippi, US musician ('A Change is Gonna Come') shot to death at 33

1966-05-16

Randolph Turpin, boxer, shot dead in his home

1966-08-01

Charles Whitman, former marine, kills 16 at U of Texas, shot by cops

1968-04-06

Bobby Hutton, US Black Panther leader, shot to death

1970-08-07

... Haley, US judge, shot dead

1970-08-07

James McClain, US black activist, shot dead

1970-08-07

Jonathan P Jackson, US black activist, shot dead

1970-08-07

William Christmas, US black activist, shot dead

1971-06-28

Joseph Colombo, mobster, shot dead at 48

1971-07-10

Mohamed Madbouh, Moroccan general/putschist, shot to death

1971-08-21

George Jackson, US prisoner, shot to death at 29

1972-04-27

Phil King, rock (Blue Oyster Cult), shot in head at 24 while gambling

1973-08-09

Dean Corll, shot, he raped & killed 26 boys

1975-03-25

Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, king of Saudi-Arab (1964-75), shot by nephew at 68

1975-12-23

Richard S Welch, CIA station chief in Athens, shot dead

1977-07-31

Stacy Moskowitz, shot to death by Son of Sam, at 20

1978-01-23

Terry Kath, rock guitarist (Chicago), accidently shot in head at 32

1978-05-27

Bryan 'Slim' Hightower, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1978-09-23

Lyman Bostock, outfielder (Angels), shot & killed at 27

1978-11-27

George Moscone, (SF Mayor), shot by Dan White

1979-01-18

Cyril J. Mockridge, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1979-03-27

Ronald Adam, actor (Phantom Shot), dies at 82

1979-05-29

Eddie Imazu, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1979-11-02

Jacques Mesrine, French "enemy of the state", shot to death

1980-12-04

Stella Walsh-S-Walasiewicz, sprinter (Olympic-gold-1932), shot at 69

1980-12-08

John Lennon, shot and killed in NY by Mark David Chapman at 40

1981-03-06

Klaus Grabowski, child molester, shot by parent

1982-06-26

Saulo Benavente, Alias Big Shot

1983-03-24

Asmund Rostrup, The Echo of a Shot

1983-12-07

Edgar Graham, member of N Ireland Assembly, shot dead by IRA

1984-01-18

Malcolm H Kerr, 9th pres of American U of Beirut, shot dead

1984-03-28

Kenneth Whitty, 1st sec at British Embassy in Athens, shot dead

1984-04-01

Marvin Gaye, singer (Sexual Healing), shot to death by his father Marvin Gaye Sr in LA at 44

1984-07-18

James Oliver Huberty, shot by police after killing 21 in McDonalds

1984-11-11

Dorothy M. Johnson, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1984-11-27

Percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead

1985-06-17

Ole Ishøy, The Echo of a Shot

1985-08-06

Jirí Kostka, The Last Shot

1985-08-20

Harchand Singh Longowai, Sikh leader, shot by Sikh extremists

1985-12-16

Paul Castellano, Organized-crime chief, shot dead at a NYC restaurant

1986-07-10

Dusan Antonijevic, Winnetou: The Last Shot

1987-01-22

R Budd Dwyer, Penns State Treasurer, facing prison for conspiracy & perjury, shot himself to death at a televised news conference

1987-07-26

Jim Bishop, The Day Lincoln Was Shot

1987-09-11

Peter Tosh, reggae singer shot dead in Jamacia at 42

1987-09-28

Mehdi Hashemi, Iranian aid of Ayatollah Khomeini, shot for treason

1988-03-31

Nicola Benois, A Pistol Shot

1988-07-27

Judith Barsi, child actress, shot dead with mother by her father at 11

1988-10-12

Ken Murray, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1989-04-22

Huey Newton, US, Black Panther leader, shot dead at 47

1989-07-18

Rebecca Schaeffer, actress (My Sister Sam), is shot by a fan at 21

1989-08-23

Yusef Hawkins, shot by 30 whites in Bensonhurst because he's black

1990-03-29

Germaine Montenesdro, 2nd victim of NYC's Zodiac killer, shot dead

1990-04-02

Vanda Godsell, A Shot in the Dark

1990-08-06

Robert Alex, shot to death by robber at 31

1992-11-29

Robert F. Simon, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1993-03-11

Dino Bravo, wrestler (WWF), shot to death at 44

1993-03-31

Brandon Lee, US actor (Crow)/son of Bruce Lee, accidentally shot at 28

1993-04-14

Sam Ntombani, ANC-secretary in Soweto South-Africa, shot to death

1993-05-24

Jesus Posadas Ocampo, Mexican cardinal/archbishop, shot dead at 66

1993-06-13

Deke Slayton, Moon Shot

1993-06-16

John B Connally, gov of Texas/shot with JFK in 1963, dies at 76

1993-06-27

Wolfgang Grams, German RAF-terrorist, shot to death at 40

1993-11-26

Imad Aqal, Palestinian Izz-Danish al-Qassem-leader, shot to death

1993-11-28

Khaled Moustapha Zir, Palestinian Hamas leader, shot to death at 25

1993-12-02

Pablo Escobar Gaviria, Colombian drug baron, shot to death at 44

1993-12-05

Douglas Hopkins, guitarist (Gin Blossoms), dies of gun shot at 32

1993-12-23

Gertrude "Trudi" Duby Blom, actress, shot to death at about 92

1994-04-18

Ken Oosterbroek, South African press photographer, shot dead at 32

1994-04-25

Talaat Yassin Hamman, militant Moslem leader, shot dead at 32

1994-07-02

Andres Escobar, Colombia world cup soccer star, shot for losing to US

1994-08-29

Jean-Marie Vincent, Haitian Catholic priest, shot dead

1994-09-23

Ali Kouider Benyahia, [sheik Boualem], Alg Moslem leader, shot at 26

1994-09-23

Cherif Gousmi, [kalief Abu Abdallah Ahmed], Alger Moslem leader, shot

1994-11-07

Carleton Young, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1994-11-19

Dedrick Gobert, US actor (Boyz 'n the Hood), shot to death at 22

1995-01-22

Mahmoud Sayed Selim, Egyptian moslim leader, shot to death at 29

1995-03-13

Abdul Ali Mazari, Afghan shite leader, shot to death

1996-01-07

William H. Clothier, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1996-05-17

Gerald Tueber, Slap Shot

1997-03-09

The Notorious B.I.G. [Christopher Wallace], American rapper shot dead at 24

1997-07-15

Gianni Versace, fashion designer, shot to death by Andrew Cunanan at 50

1997-09-21

Maurice Kaufmann, A Shot in the Dark

1998-01-27

Assia Noris, A Pistol Shot

1998-02-02

Dennis Selinger, Long Shot

1998-06-17

Philip Mitchell, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

1998-07-22

Alan Shepard, Moon Shot

2001-06-19

Brigitte Kolerus, The Echo of a Shot

2003-12-22

Rose Hill, A Shot in the Dark

2004-01-02

Marvin Weldon, Slap Shot

2004-02-26

Harry Bartell, I Shot an Arrow into the Air

2004-12-08

Dimebag Darrell, heavy metal guitarist in band Pantera is shot & killed while performing onstage in Columbus Ohio by crazed fan Nathan Gale

2005-04-24

Howard Benedict, Moon Shot

2005-08-14

Louise Montana, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

2005-12-07

Rigoberto Alpizar, airplane passenger fatally shot by U.S. Air Marshals after allegedly claiming he had placed a bomb aboard (b. 1961)

2006-01-20

Blake Ball, Slap Shot

2006-03-16

Moira Redmond, A Shot in the Dark

2006-10-06

Denis Cameron, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

2007-03-26

Martha Thimmesch, The Day Lincoln Was Shot

2007-09-10

Alberto Argibay, Alias Big Shot

2010-05-31

Brian Duffy, The Man Who Shot the 60s

2010-07-19

Lorenzen Wright, Three Point Shot

2010-08-16

Bobby Thomson, Miracle Ball: The Hunt for the Shot Heard Around the World

2010-10-04

Dan Gordon-Levitt, Moon Shot

2012-09-23

Corrie Sanders, South African boxer, shot dead at 46

2012-12-20

Bronislav Krizan, David Sandel's Last Shot

2013-02-02

Chris Kyle, American sniper, is shot at 38

2013-03-04

Howard Greene, A Shot in the Dark

2013-04-10

Robert Edwards, The Shot That Shook the World

2013-11-24

Renee Rogers, How Do We Know We Aren't Going to Get Shot?

2014-12-07

Ralph Morse, Moon Shot

2015-10-10

Hilla Becher, Andreas Gursky: Long Shot Close Up

2016-06-17

West Yorkshire MP Jo Cox dies after being shot in Birstall

2018-06-19

Rapper Jimmy Wopo, 21, is shot dead in drive-by shooting in his native Pittsburgh


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