Monday, November 7, 2016
On This Day In History Soviet Spy Master Richard Sorge Is Hanged By The Japanese
As History.com notes, on this day in 1944 Soviet spy Richard Sorge was hanged by the Imperial Japanese.
You can read about Richard Sorge via the below link:
And if you would like to read more about Richard Sorge and his Japanese spy ring, I suggest you read Gordon W. Prange's Target Tokyo: The Story of the Sorge Spy Ring.