Boston in History (Part 5)

Massachusetts: Lowell - Newton - Springfield, MA - Worcester

Historical Events

Events 401 - 411 of 411

  • 2011-06-15 Stanley Cup Final, Rogers Arena, Vancouver, BC: Boston Bruins defeat Vancouver Canucks, 4-0 for 4-3 series win; Bruins end 39-year Stanley Cup drought

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2011-06-22 After hiding for 16 years, Boston gangster Whitey Bulger is arrested outside an apartment in Santa Monica, California

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  • 2013-04-19 Boston bombing suspects killed and captured in Boston after 4 days
  • 2013-06-24 Stanley Cup Final, TD Garden, Boston, MA: Chicago Blackhawks defeat Boston Bruins, 3-2 for 4-2 series victory; Blackhawks' 5th Championship
  • 2013-11-14 Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger is sentenced to two consecutive life terms plus five years for his crimes
  • 2017-12-11 Six wildfires in Southern California now cover area larger than New York City and Boston combined
  • 2018-08-06 Boston appoints its first African American Police Commissioner William G. Gross
  • 2018-10-30 Boston organized crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger killed shortly after arriving at US Penitentiary Hazelton in Bruceton Mills, West Virginia, at 89
  • 2019-03-25 First organ transplant between a live HIV donor and an HIV recipient with a kidney transplant in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 2019-06-09 Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz shot while visiting in his native Dominican Republic
  • 2019-06-12 Stanley Cup Final, TD Garden, Boston, MA: St. Louis Blues beat Boston Bruins, 4-1 for a 4-3 series victory; first title in franchise history

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