“Turn the new guy into something he doesn’t know he can become.” – Lieutenant Bryan Caro
- Two career fire fighters die following a seven-alarm fire in a high-rise building undergoing simultaneous deconstruction and asbestos abatement – New York 2007
- In 1959, 5 Kansas City Firefighters were killed as well as one civilian and over 60 others injured when a gasoline storage tank ruptured in what came to be know as a BLEVE. (This video is worth the 8 minutes!)
- By one vote, the Tennessee House of Representatives ratifies the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution by one vote, giving women the right to vote in 1920.