David Koresh, leader of the Davidian cult at Waco, Texas. In 1993 Janet Reno, Attorney General at the time, began a 51 day siege on the compound which ended on April 19 with a fire that killed 76 people, including children.
Happy 75th birthday to the first (and still only!) woman attorney general of the U.S., Janet Reno. #throwback: Janet Reno busting "Janet Reno's Dance Party" — AG Reno surprised the nation and danced on Saturday Night Live with Will Ferrell (playing Reno). #classic #feminism
A newspaper article about the Senate confirmation hearings for Janet Reno to become the nation’s first female attorney general, published in the Trenton Evening Times (Trenton, New Jersey), 10 March 1993. Read more on the GenealogyBank blog: “11 March 1993: Janet Reno Becomes 1st Female U.S. Attorney General.” http://blog.genealogybank.com/11-march-1993-janet-reno-becomes-1st-female-u-s-attorney-general.html