Cite Return to Daily IQ 1990Empty framesThe biggest art theft in U.S. history occurs at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. The works, including pieces by Vermeer and Rembrandt, were never recovered. 1584 Russian czar Ivan IV, or Ivan ?The Terrible,? died at age 53. 1766 After months of American protests, Britain repealed the Stamp Act. 1925 The most violent single tornado in U.S. history, the ?Tri-State Tornado,? hit Missouri, Indiana, and Illinois, killing 689 people and injuring 13,000 others. 1963 The Supreme Court held in Gideon v. Wainwright that public defenders must be provided for indigent defendants in felony cases. 1965 Soviet cosmonaut Aleksei Leonov made the first spacewalk. 1967 The oil tanker Torrey Canyon was wrecked off the Cornish coast of England, spilling 919,000 barrels of oil into the sea. 2004 A small asteroid made the closest approach to Earth ever recorded, only about 26,500 miles away. 2005 After a long legal battle, Terry Schiavo's feeding tube was removed. She died 13 days later. Yesterday Return to Daily IQ Tomorrow or choose another day: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec Today's Birthday or select month and date: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec Year by Year: 1900?2014 or enter a year: Enter a year: TrendingHere are the facts and trivia that people are buzzing about. November 2021 Current Events: US News Is Vatican City a Country? The Languages of Africa The Mongol Empire What Is There to Do in North Korea? The Most and Least Religious Countries ?