Saturday, February 17, 2007
17 february 2004 - Singapore
A patient with Superficial Punctate Keratopathy may complain of blurred vision, watery eyes, a sensation of having a foreign body stuck in the eye and sensitivity to bright light.
1673 (-) Playwriter Jean-Baptiste Molière dies of an imagined disease causing the vomiting of blood at the age of 51 in France.
1909 (-) Last Chief of the Chiricahua Apaches, Goyathlay Geronimo dies in the USA.
1929 (+) Writer Chaim Potok is born in New York, New York, USA.
1934 (-) King of Belgium Albert I falls off a mountain at the age of 58 in Dinant, Belgium.
1970 (x) Murderer Jeffrey McDonald stabs to death his wife and daughters in a self-created Manson-inspired attack in California, USA.
1974 (x) 48 Die in soccer riot during the game Zamalek-Dukla Prague in Egypt.
1984 (-) Sigurd Bessener is strangled by Waldemar Stepinski aka The Doorbell Killer, at the age of 81 in Berlin, Schöneberg, Germany.
1986 (-) Religious leader Jiddoe Krishnamurti dies of cancer at the age of 90.
1986 (x) 69 Die in 2-train collision in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
They crashed head-on into each other.
1986 (x) 70 Die in bus crash in Suhamgano, Bangladesh.
It drove into a river.
1992 (x) Serial Killer Jeffrey Dahmer aka The Milwaukee Cannibal, is sentenced to 15 terms of life imprisonment in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
1993 (x) Serial Killer Paul Bernardo aka The Scarborough Rapist, is arrested in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.