TODAY IN HISTORY
On this day in 2011, Swiss bankinggiant UBS said arogue trader caused it an estimated loss of$2 bilion, stunninga beleaguered bankingind ustry that has proven vulnerable to unauthorized trades. Police in London arrested Kw eku Adob oli, 31, in connection with the loss .( He was sentenced to seven years in prison.) In 1960, Maurice“Rocket”
Richard announced his retirement from hoc key after playing18 seasons with the Montreal Can a di ens. Richard was the greatest goal-scorer of his era, witharegular season totalof5 4 4 and he once scored 50 goals in 50 games.
In 1995, St. Louis Cardinals Gold Glove shortstop Ozzie Smith sets record of 1,554 double plays.