Tylenol Cyanide Scare~"The Chicago Tylenol murders occurred when seven people died after taking pain-relief medicine capsules that had been poisoned. The poisonings, code-named TYMURS by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, took place in late 1982 in the Chicago area of the United States. These poisonings involved Extra-Strength Tylenol capsules, manufactured by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, which had been laced with potassium cyanide. The incidents led to reforms in the packaging of over... Remain Unsolved, Chicago Tylenol, Cases Remain, Tylenol Murders, Federer Bureau, Chicagoland Area, Incid Led, Murders Chicago, Chicago Area
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This bottle of Extra-Strength Tylenol, photographed in 1982, has the same production series number (MC 2880) as the bottles which were found to have caused cyanide poisoning to seven people in the Chicago area. In 1982 seven people died after ingesting Tylenol capsules laced with cyanide poison. The cyanide tampering scare led to reforms in packaging of over-the-counter substances and federal anti-tampering laws.
Jane Toppan Background information Birth name Honora Kelley Also known as Jane Toppan Born 1857 Boston, Massachusetts Died August 17, 1938 (aged 81) Taunton, Massachusetts Cause of death Natural causes Penalty guilty Killings Number of victims 31 Country USA State(s) Massachusetts Date apprehended October 29, 1901
Gertrude Belle Elion (1918-1999) American biochemist and pharmacologist who played a key role in developing the AIDS drug AZT, receiving the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1988 together with two other researchers. She was the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
I think this president could have done so much more given the time. What a terrible loss for American.
Al Capone's cell at Eastern State Penitentiary in Pennsylvania. Chicago’s most famous mob boss spent eight months at Eastern State in 1929-1930. His time in Eastern State was spent in relative luxury. His cell on the Park Avenue Block had fine furniture, oriental rugs, and a cabinet radio.
Al Capone vs. Bugs Moran - The Italian boss against the Irish boss in 20th century Chicago - these guys ran things, but were at each others’ throats the entire time. Robbery, arson, murder, they didn’t really have moral compasses. In the end, Capone served some time and was never able to build his criminal empire back up, and Moran died in jail while serving time for a bank robbery. That one sort of fizzled out.
Imhotep-Egypt World's first named architect who built Egypt's first pyramid, often recognized as the father of medicine, a priest,. scribe, sage, poet, astrologer, and a vizier and chief minister, though this role is unclear, to Djoser (reigned 2630–2611 BC), the second king of Egypt's third dynasty,