See Article History Alternative Title: The explosion, which killed people, was the deadliest terrorist incident on U. McVeigh was the middle child in a blue-collar family in rural New York state, and he expressed an interest in guns from an early age. He graduated from high school in June and spent a short period at a local business college.
Next Victor Feguer In his "No Seconds" series, photographer Henry Hargreaves captures the haunting images of death row inmates' last meal requests. He believes food preferences speak volumes about a person's character and personality in any setting. Death row choices are an extremely powerful example of that theory.
Victor Feguer was put to death in Iowa by hanging at the age of He was sentenced to death for kidnapping and murder. For his last meal, Timothy mcveigh requested a single olive with the pit in it. Of all his "No Seconds" photos, Hargreaves says this is his favorite.
We think about last meals, and is it something that's going to be totally gluttonous, and then he just has a single olive," Hargreaves says. It's like a full stop at the end of his life.
He was sentenced to death for rape and 33 counts of murder. For his last meal, Gacy requested 12 fried shrimp, a bucket of original recipe KFC, french fries, and a pound of strawberries.
Prior to being convicted, Gacy managed three KFC restaurants. He was sentenced to death for counts of murder. For his last meal, McVeigh requested two pints of mint chocolate chip ice cream.
He was sentenced to death for two counts of murder. For his last meal, Rector - mentally incapacitated during his time on death row, his defense team argued - requested steak, fried chicken, cherry Kool-Aid, and pecan pie.
He left the pecan pie behind, though, telling a guard that he was "saving it for later. Henry Hargreaves Stephen Anderson Stephen Anderson was put to death in California by lethal injection at the age of He was sentenced to death for burglary, assault, seven counts of murder, and escaping from prison.
He was sentenced to death for murder, kidnapping, and armed robbery. Diaz declined a last meal, so he was served the regular prison meal, which he declined to eat as well. He was sentenced to death for burglary, robbery, and two counts of murder.Chris Tritico knew he was taking a big risk in defending the most hated man in America.
The Houston-based lawyer was one of the lead defense attorneys representing Timothy McVeigh in the Oklahoma. Apr 19, · Watch video · Timothy McVeigh.
A massive hunt for the bombing suspects ensued, and on April 21 an eyewitness description led authorities to charge Timothy McVeigh, a former U.S. Army soldier, in the case.. As. The childhood of Timothy McVeigh in Lockport, New York was far from idyllic. His parents divorced in , when Tim was ten, and for the remainder of his school years he lived mainly with his father, Bill McVeigh.
Timothy McVeigh, in full Timothy James McVeigh, (born April 23, , Pendleton, New York, U.S.—died June 11, , Terre Haute, Indiana), American militant who carried out the Oklahoma City bombing on April 19, The explosion, which killed people, was the deadliest terrorist incident on U.S.
soil, until the September 11 attacks in Jun 13, · Anti-government zealot Timothy McVeigh was condemned to die yesterday for murdering men, women and babies in the worst act of domestic terrorism on American soil.
The crew-cut ex-GI who blew a. did you know? Timothy McVeigh was the first federal prisoner to be executed since The Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building's entire north wall was blown off by the explosion, and more than surrounding buildings were damaged.