December 14, 2012 ~ Sandy Hook Elementary School; Newtown, CT
Rachel D’Avino, 29, teacher’s aide
Dawn Hochsprung, 47, principal
Anne Marie Murphy, 52, teacher’s aide
Lauren Rousseau, 30, teacher
Mary Sherlach, 56, school psychologist
Victoria Leigh Soto, 27, teacher
Custodian Rick Thorne ran through hallways, alerting classrooms.
Other teachers hid students.
August 21, 2015
July 20, 2012 ~ Aurora, CO
Alex Teves, 24
John Lariner, 26
Matthew McQuinn, 27
Jon Blunk, 26
October 1, 2015 ~ Umpqua Community College, Oregon
Chris Mintz, 30
World War II
Eugene Lazowski, a Polish doctor by devising a way to make it look like people had typhus was able to save the lives of an estimated 8,000 people
Rudolf Weigl developed a vaccination for typhus, he also employed Jews to protect them from the Nazies.
Chiune Sugihara saved 6,000 Jews from the Nazis. He was vice-consul of the Japanese Consulate in Kaunas, then the temporary capital of Lithuania.