Today in History - May 22

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Today in History - May 22

Wednesday, May 22 2013 by kjfitz
1915 - The Quintinshill rail disaster in Scotland near Gretna Green at Quintinshill, involved five trains, killed a probable 230 and injured 246 and remains the worst rail crash in the United Kingdom in terms of loss of life.

Quintinshill rail disaster
2008 - Battle in Seattle, a 2007 film based on the protest activity at the WTO Ministerial Conference of 1999, premiers at the Seattle International Film Festival.

Battle in Seattle