October 5, 1997 in Nation/World

Today In History


In 1892: The Dalton Gang, notorious for its train robberies, was practically wiped out while attempting to rob a pair of banks in Coffeyville, Kan.

In 1962: The Beatles’ first hit, “Love Me Do,” was first released in the United Kingdom.

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