Tag: Giuseppe Zangara

Ten Days on Death Row: The Speedy Execution of Giuseppe Zangara

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Giuseppe Zangara attempted to kill President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 15, 1933. Although missing FDR, Zangara’s shots managed to mortally wound Chicago Mayor Anton Cermak, who died 23 days later, on […]