Known as “the only unsolved air piracy in American aviation history,” D. B. Cooper is the name given to a man who hijacked a plane mid-flight in Oregon on November 24, 1971, extorted ransom, and parachuted away — never to be identified. Many have made connections between him and Don Draper from Mad Men.
Around 600 people died in a horrifying Chicago theater fire in 1903, named the deadliest theater fire in history. The worst part? A fire captain visited a few days prior, noting the building was ill-equipped with supplies to put out a fire.