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Beeswax Vinyl Daily March 5, 2024

Non-musical history for today: 1770 – Five Americans, including Crispus Attucks, were fatally shot by British troops in an event that would contribute to the outbreak of the American Revolutionary War five years later. The victims were: Samuel Gray, James Caldwell, and the aforementioned Crispus Attucks died instantly. 17-year-old Samuel Maverick was struck by a ricocheting musket ball at the back of the crowd and died early the next morning. Irish immigrant Patrick Carr was shot in the stomach and succumbed two weeks later from the wound.

Music history, album anniversaries, birthdays, and deaths for March 5.

Recorded in the Omniverus Podcast Studios at Liberty Plaza.

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