Thursday, January 25, 2007
25 january 2007 - Antwerpen, Belgium
The hole I am "Diggin' for Gordon" at an unknown location in Antwerpen, Belgium.
1882 (+) Writer Virginia Woolf is born in London, United Kingdom.
1904 (x) 179 Die in coal-mine explosion in Cheswick, United Kingdom.
1913 (+) Composer Witold Lutoslawski is born in Warsaw, Poland.
1917 (+) Theoretical chemist Ilya Prigogine is born in Moscow, Russia.
1943 (-) Actor Spencer Charters commits suicide by coal-monoxide poisoning combined with sleeping tablets at the age of 68 in California, USA.
1947 (-) Gangster Al Capone dies of paresis of the brain due to syphilis at the age of 48 in Palm Island, Florida, USA.
1965 (-) Persian prime minister Ali Mansoer dies due to injuries suffered in an assault on January 21st in Iran.
1973 (-) James Ralph, 21-year-old Joan, 9-year-old David Hughes and 4-year-old Damon Francis Gianera are shot dead by Herbert Mullin at the age of 24 in Santa Cruz West Side, Happy Valley, California, USA.
1975 (x) Over 100 Die in Passenger Ferry shipwreck in Dacca, India.
1979 (-) An unidentified woman dies of spontaneous human combustion at the age of 76 in Hutton-Le-Hole, Yorkshire, United Kingdom.
1983 (x) Nazi leader Klaus Barbie is arrested and expelled to France in La Paz, Bolivia.
1984 (x) 508 Die in oil-pipeline explosion in Cubato, Brazil.
1985 (-) General René Audran is shot dead by Action Directe in Paris, France.