This Day in History

The serene morning of April 20, 1999, turned tragic when two teenagers embarked on a deadly rampage at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado, claiming the lives of 13 individuals and leaving many others wounded before taking their own lives. This horrifying event shocked the nation and the world, sparking intense debates on gun control, school safety, and the mental health of young people. The Columbine tragedy remains a somber chapter in American history, urging a continuous dialogue and action towards preventing such violence in the future.