April 15, 2005

Lottery numbers

The Spokesman-Review

Thursday’s Washington Daily Game: 9-9-5.

Thursday’s Washington Lucky for Life: 11-31-68-75.

Thursday’s Washington Keno: 1-7-17- 19-24-27-29-33-36-39-42-46- 51-53-55-66-67-72-78-79.

Today in history

1861: Three days after the Confederate attack on Fort Sumter, President Lincoln declared a state of insurrection and called out Union troops.

1865: President Lincoln died, several hours after being shot at Ford’s Theater in Washington by John Wilkes Booth. Andrew Johnson became president.

1912: The British luxury liner Titanic sank in the North Atlantic off Newfoundland, less than three hours after striking an iceberg. About 1,500 people died.

1945: During World War II, British and Canadian troops liberated the Nazi concentration camp Bergen-Belsen.

1989: 95 people died in a crush of soccer fans at Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield, England.

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