On October 10, 1985 - Achilles Lauro.
[Italy] In Genoa, Italy Palestinian terrorists go on trial - charged with mass kidnapping and murder in the 1985 hijacking of the Mediterranean cruise ship, the Achille Lauro. [Italy] With no support from mainstream Palestinian groups, the kidnappers surrendered within 2 days on October 10, 1985. The sole casualty was an elderly American Jew, Leon Klinghoffer, who had been shot and thrown overboard. His body eventually washed ashore in Syria.