Nicola Sacco

Standard Name: Sacco, Nicola

Connections

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politics Edna St Vincent Millay
ESVM campaigned to establish the innocence of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti , who were executed for alleged terrorist killings on 23 August 1927. With other writers she stood in a picket line outside the...
Publishing Edna St Vincent Millay
The day before Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were executed for alleged political murder or terrorism, the New York Times carried ESVM 's poem about them, Justice Denied in Massachusetts.
American National Biography.
Theme or Topic Treated in Text E. Arnot Robertson
The background to this dense, richly-packed book includes a number of defining political events: the career of Toussaint L'Ouverture (discovered by Douglas through studying Wordsworth at school), the Irish Civil War; the trial of Sacco

Timeline

23 August 1927
Two Italian immigrants to the USA, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti , were executed amid international furore for shooting dead a paymaster and a security guard outside a factory at South Braintree.