Franks Events in History

1992 Death - Oliver Franks, English Public Servant

1986 Event - Institute for War documents publishes Anne Franks complete diary

1971 Death - Nathan Leopold, U.S. kidnapper/murderer of Bobby Franks (1924), dies

1953 Birthday - Gary Franks, born in Waterbury, Connecticut, Representative-R-Connecticut 1991 - 1997

1951 Birthday - Bob Franks, born in Hackensack, New Jersey, Representative-R-New Jersey 1993 - 2001

1945 Birthday - Tommy Franks, American Soldier

1944 Birthday - Michael Franks, born in LaJolla, California, singer, songwriter, jazz music genre, worked with Art Garfunkel, Patti Austin

1934 Event - William Franks twirls an indian club overhead 17,280 times in 1 hour

1924 Event - In Chicago, Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnap Robert Franks

1924 Event - Leopold and Loeb kidnap Bobby Franks for fun

1924 Death - Bobby Franks, killed by Leopold and Loeb, at 14

1905 Birthday - Lord Franks, British ambassador, to U.S.

1905 Birthday - Oliver Franks, English Public Servant

1167 Event - Battle of El-Babein, Egypt: Franks under Amalrik vs Syrians

741 Death - Charles Martel, ruler of the Franks, dies at 63

Add History to your Site or Blog
You can add our Today in History or Today's Birthdays scripts to your site. The script has fresh, new content each day, and requires no work on your part. Get started

BrainyHistory on FaceBook
Get the birthdays of the day from BrainyHistory on FaceBook and Twitter