Friday, April 27, 2007
27 april 2003 - Antwerpen, Belgium
A concert by Suicide in Hof ter Lo in Antwerp.
1822 (+) 18th president of the USA Ulysses Simpson Grant is born in Point Pleasant, Ohio, USA.
1865 (x) 1547 Die in Sultana ocean liner explosion.
1894 (-) Murderer Samuel Vaughan is executed by hanging at the age of 44 in Arkansas, USA.
1926 (x) Mass Murderess Antoinette Scieri is sentenced to life-imprisonment in Paris, France.
1927 (-) Mary McConnel is raped and strangled by Earle Leonard Nelson aka The Gorilla Murderer, at the age of 60 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
1932 (+) Actress Anouk Aimée is born in Paris, France.
1943 (-) Murderer Elisandro Macias is executed by the Gas Chamber at the age of 20 in State Prison, Florence, Arizona, USA.
1974 (x) 108 Die in Iljoeshin-18 crash in Leningrad, Russia.
1977 (x) Serial Killer David Berkowitz aka Son of Sam, shoots Harvey, the dog of his neighbour Sam Carr in New York, Yonkers, New York, USA.
1982 (-) Jean McPaul is strangled and stabbed to death by Mike Debarbeleben aka The Lethal Shadow, at the age of 40 in Bossier City, Louisiana, USA.
1983 (-) Rhoda Piazza is asphyxiated and beaten to death by Mike Debarbeleben aka The Lethal Shadow, at the age of 22 in Beaumont, Texas, USA.
1994 (-) Serial Killer Timothy Spencer aka The Southside Strangler, is executed by Old Sparky in Jarrat Prison, Virginia, USA.
He was the first man to be convicted solely through DNA-evidence.
1995 (-) Writer Willem Frederik Hermans dies at the age of 73 in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
1997 (-) Jeffrey Trail is beaten to death with a clawhammer as first victim by Andrew Cunanan aka American Gigolo/American Psycho, at the age of 28 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
1998 (-) Mass Murderer Ronald Taylor commits suicide by jumping from a freeway overpass at the age of 46 in Los Angeles, Artesia, California, USA.
He first killed his 40-year-old wife Ruthie, 24-year-old son Rick, 29-year-old sister-in-law Mylissa Campbell, 6-year-old niece Jolissa Morales and 24-year-old family friend Tomy Kang Jung.
1998 (-) Writer Carlos Castaneda dies of cancer of the liver at the age of 72 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
1999 (x) 16-year-old Mass Murderer Lorenzo Alvarado commits suicide by a shot in the head in Los Angeles, California, USA.
He first shot his father, stepmother and 4-year-old half brother to death in the family's Hyde Park apartment.