On this day


Villeneuve Wikipedia
Jalbert & Lortie

Two sad events occurred on this day:

1982 — Canadian race car driver Gilles Villeneuve is killed in a crash in a high-speed qualifying race for the Belgian Grand Prix.

1984 — Former Canadian soldier Denis Lortie goes on a shooting spree inside the National Assembly in Quebec, killing three and wounding 13.

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