Today in History
Today is Friday, Oct. 22, the 295th day of 2021. There are 70 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Oct. 22, 2014, a gunman shot and killed a soldier standing guard at a war memorial in Ottawa, then stormed the Canadian Parliament before he was shot and killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-arms.
On this date:
In 1811, composer and piano virtuoso Franz Liszt was born in the Hungarian town of Raiding (RY’-ding) in present-day Austria.