John Fremont, seated, recognized Kit Carson, standing, for the unlettered genius he must have been after their first chance meeting on a steamer. Both men played key roles in the exploring accident that put Las Vegas on the maps. Review-Journal File.
Sharon Tate, died August 9, 1969.Actress Sharon Tate and her guests were murdered by members of Charles Manson's "family" and their bodies discovered the following morning by Tate's housekeeper. Tate was two weeks away from giving birth to the baby of director Roman Polanski, her husband. Tate died from 16 stab wounds, including one to the heart.