12 added to Hawai'i Register of Historic Places
2014: Tommy Ramone, the founding drummer and last surviving original member of the punk rock band the Ramones, dies at age 65 at his home in the Ridgewood area of Queens, New York. He had been in hospice care following treatment for bile duct cancer. Born Erdelyi Tamas in Budapest, Hungary, he played with the band for the first four years of its existence, appearing on the first three Ramones' records. He wrote "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" and the majority of "Blitzkrieg Bop" for the Ramones and also co-produced several of the band's albums.
A vice president duels for honor, the Marine Corps is re-established, a folk singer debuts, a space station plummets to Earth, and Martin Luther King earns a posthumous honor, all on this day.
On Thursday, hundreds of men took to the sidewalks of Downtown Honolulu in the 21st Annual Men's March Against Violence.
Texas Southern University is on lockdown Friday after two people were shot -- one of them fatally -- near a school dormitory, according to multiple news outlets.
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